Takapuna Primary School participate in the Netball North Harbour, Primary School and Junior Netties winter netball competitions, played at the Barfoot & Thompson Netball North Harbour netball centre on Wednesdays (Primary school competition) and Saturdays (junior netties competition). The netball programmes and competitions are for primary school players from year 1 through to year 6.

Takapuna Primary Schools’ netball is a Term 2 & 3 sport, where TPS students (both girls and boys) are able to register with the school and play winter league netball in the appropriate TPS netball team outside of school hours (after school).

Netball Winter League Days & Dates

Takapuna Primary School participates within the following Netball North Harbour netball competitions for 2022:

ANZ Future Ferns Netball - Players in years 1, 2 & 3 (on Mondays)

ANZ Future Ferns Yr 1 & 2: STARTS - Monday 16th May 2022 & ENDS - Monday 22nd August 2022

ANZ Future Ferns Yr 3: STARTS – Monday 9th May 2022 & ENDS – Monday 22nd August 2022

Primary Netball - Players year 4 (on Mondays) & years 5 & 6 (on Wednesdays)

Primary Netball Yr 4: STARTS – Monday 2nd May 2022 & ENDS – Monday 22nd August 2022

Primary Netball Yrs 5 & 6: STARTS - Wednesday 4th May 2022 & ENDS – Wednesday 24th August 2022

Junior Netties Saturday Netball - Players years 5 & 6 only (on Saturdays)

Junior Netties Yr 5 & 6: STARTS – Saturday 7th May 2022 & ENDS – Saturday 20th August 2022

Registration into all of the Netball North Harbour winter league competitions above is through TPS, via the online registration process below.

Please select your child/ren’s correct year and day of play in the registration form as this affects how teams are formed for the season ahead.

Netball Winter League Details

ANZ Future Ferns Netball & Primary Netball competitions and games are played at the Barfoot & Thompson North Harbour Netball Centre Courts & Onewa Arena at 44 Northcote Road, Northcote, on the scheduled days, after school from 3.30pm through to 6pm depending on age and grade of teams.

Junior Netties competition and games are played at Westlake Girls High School on Saturdays only.

Playing & Competition Information

Teams & Grades

TPS will aim to have the following teams depending on player numbers that are registered:

  • Year 1 & 2 ANZ Future Ferns 4 v 4 Netball - 5 to 6 players per team.

  • Year 3 ANZ Future Ferns 5 v 5 Netball - 6 to 7 players per team.

  • Year 4, 5 & 6 Primary Netball 7 v 7 Netball - 8 to 9 players per team.

  • Year 5 & 6 Junior Netties Netball (Saturdays) 7 v 7 – 8 to 9 players per team.

Both girls and boys can play in our TPS netball teams and Netball North Harbour competitions.

Depending on the number of TPS students who register to play will depend on the make-up of the teams each year.

NOTE: The above teams being provided are subject to there being enough players registered with TPS (on time) to make up these team numbers. We can not provide these teams if there are not enough players registered for each age group or day, however, we may modify team grades and age groupings as best we can to enable registered players to play netball.

Teams are graded by Netball North Harbour throughout the initial few weeks of games before moving into the competition games.


ANZ Future Ferns Years 1 & 2:

  • Teams play in the indoor arena on Monday afternoons each week

  • Games are scheduled between 4.00pm and 5.40pm.

ANZ Future Ferns Year 3:

  • Teams play on the outdoor courts on Monday afternoons each week.

  • Games are scheduled between 4pm and 5.30pm.

Primary Netball Year 4:

  • Teams play on the outdoor courts on Monday afternoons each week.

  • Games are scheduled between 4pm and 5.30pm.

Primary Netball Year 5 & 6:

  • Teams play on the outdoor courts on Wednesday afternoons each week.

  • Games are scheduled between 4pm and 7.15pm.

Junior Netties Year 5 &6:

  • Teams play at Westlake Girls High School covered court complex each week.

  • Games are scheduled Saturdays, between 8.30am and early afternoon.


Draws will be published on for the season.


Players are to play in their TPS Sports Top and a TPS netball/sports skort provided by TPS on loan for the season only.

All players MUST wear appropriate running/sports/netball shoes for practices and games. NO bare feet

No jewellery to be worn during netball, this includes earrings, rings, necklaces.


Year 1 & 2 team coaches umpire the 4 v 4 netball games.

Year 3 to Year 6 teams are required to provide or organise their own netball umpire for each game, umpires are not provided as part of the competition. This could be the coach, manager or another willing parent or older sibling that knows the rules of netball if necessary. If a coach is umpiring they are unable to coach their team while umpiring.

Year 3 to 6 teams can request a paid umpire through NNH. Umpires are paid $10 per game directly from the team on the day. Umpires can be requested through NNH.


TPS Netball Fees are:

Year 1, 2 & 3 players = $60 per player.

Year 4, 5 & 6 players = $70 per player.

All netball fees are to be paid at either the school office or online payment portal. All fees must be paid in full to confirm your child/ren’s registration and no later than 30th April 2022.

Team Practices

Once the players and coaches for each team are established, team training times will be arranged and communicated by each coach/manager to their teams and parents. Teams generally practice either before school, at lunchtime or after school at the TPS netball courts.


Our TPS netball teams require and rely on parent support in coaching and managing teams. If your child/ren are registered to play within a TPS team and you are able to assist with coaching or managing please indicate this on your child/ren’s registration. We need volunteer coaches and managers to help!

Note: By registering your child in a sporting activity, you agree that your child will play for the duration of their intended season and will pay the registration fee.



Additional Netball North Harbour Netball Programmes, Clinics & Leagues Available

Netball North Harbour offer a variety of netball programmes from after school skill development programmes to holiday programmes and social leagues. Below are some additional netball programmes available that your child/ren might be interested to participate in if they have a love of netball or want to learn more about the game and develop their netball skills further.

All of the below additional programmes are the responsibility of the parent/s to register their child/ren directly with Netball North Harbour. Links to register are provided below.

Teams and players from Takapuna Primary School normally participate within these additional programmes, clinics and leagues that Netball North Harbour provides. However, Takapuna Primary School does not facilitate or register players or teams for these additional programmes, through the school. These programmes, leagues and clinics require full parental registration, management and facilitation of the full process from registration to fees directly with Netball North Harbour

After School Development Programme

  • 4 week after school programme where players will develop and fine tune fundamental netball skills

  • Suitable for players in years 5, 6 & 7

  • $100 per player for all 4 weeks

  • Mondays 4pm to 5pm

  • 7th, 14th, 21st & 28th March 2022

  • More information & registration HERE

Autumn League Netball

  • Pre Season Autumn League is for primary aged teams from Year 1 to Year 6. A fun, social league to get our young players back into the swing of netball or try it for the first time with a group of friends.

  • $120 per team, team registrations with NNH close 3rd March 2022

  • Thursday afternoons 4pm to 6pm

  • 10th March 2022 to 7th April 2022

  • More information & registration HERE

Spring League Netball

Teams and players from Takapuna Primary School normally participate within the Netball North Harbour Primary Spring League in Term 4. However, Takapuna Primary School does not facilitate or register netball spring league teams. Spring league is an opportunity for groups of friends or players to get together and play netball in a ‘no points, no winners’ competition.

Parents/Coaches/Managers facilitate, co-ordinate and manage the full netball spring league process, including team registration and payment of team registration fees directly to Netball North Harbour.

Registration into the Netball North Harbour primary spring league is through the Netball North Harbour website.

Days & Dates:

Netball Spring league played in Term 4 2022. Primary School Spring League Competitions for 2022 TBC.

Cost: $135.00 per team TBC

For all information and team registrations head to Netball North Harbour website.