Casual pickleball

A fun and exciting sport that combines elements of Badminton, Tennis and Ping Pong. Give it a go, you'll soon be hooked.

Plan your visit

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Bookings are essential for group fitness and adult kautāhoe-swimming lessons. Secure your spot. No booking is required to use the hōpua-pool and fitness centre.

Ngā mihi. We look forward to seeing you soon.

Pickleball is played on a badminton-sized court with an oversized ping pong paddle and a whiffle ball. It’s a fun, social game that is easy to take up by all ages.

It's a fast-growing sport and is enjoyed by many for having a lower impact on joints, while still being great for fitness.

Try your hand at Pickleball. Come along to any of our drop-in sessions at Pioneer Recreation and Sport Centre(external link)(external link). See the timetable below for session times.


Pay to play Price
Adult $5.00
Child $3.50
Adult multi-visit pass - 10 sessions $45.00
Child multi-visit pass - 10 sessions $31.50
Racquet hire $3.50

A 50% discount is available for Hāpai Access(external link)(external link)(external link) and KiwiAble Leisure card holders for Pay to Play single entry and multi-visit passes.

A 25% discount is available for Community Services and Super Gold cardholders for Pay to Play single entry and multi-visit passes.

Court hire

Pickleball court hire is available at Pioneer Recreation and Sport Centre(external link)(external link)(external link) and is subject to availability. Court hire fees apply(external link).(external link)(external link)

For availability and booking enquiries call 03 941 6446 or email with the facility and space you wish to book, times, numbers attending and contact details.

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