Sporting events


Tauranga Badminton Club

Play Badminton for fun, fitness or competition. All options, coaching and free use of club racquets. Aquinas College Events Centre, Pyes Pa. Mondays from 7.30-9.30pm. Casual fee $8.00 per person. Contact Sue: 021 1944 335.


Mount Maunganui RSA Chess Club

Meet every Monday night at Mount Maunganui R.S.A. Early program 6pm to 7pm. Late program 7pm onwards. Standard rated games included. Contact Helmut 0274 147 254.

Mount Chess Club

Meets 1pm to 4pm every Monday afternoon at the Hillier Centre, 31 Gloucester Rd Mt Maunganui. The only place you can play standard time control chess in Tauranga. Contact Bob Smith on 575 5845 or 0274 786 282.

Tauranga RSA Chess Club

Every Friday 5-7pm. Contact Werner Corbe 07 548 1111


Katikati Croquet

Hunter Reserve, Wharawhara Road. Golf Croquet Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday 9am. Phone Leslie 07549 1651 Association Mon,Wed,Sat 9am. Phone Kim 07 548 2199

Mount Maunganui Croquet

Cnr Totara and Kawaka Street. Golf Croquet Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday 9am. Phone Jan 07 575 8741 Association Mon,Wed,Sat 9.15am. Phone Kay 07 579 6310

Tauranga Croquet

Tauranga Domain, Cameron Road. Golf Croquet Tuesday and Friday 10am and 1pm Sunday 1pm. Ph Andrea 07 5482 1199


Bethlehem Indoor Bowls
Mondays 7:30pm at the Bethlehem Hall. People of all ages welcome. For more information, contact Maxine 578 2481 or Wendy 578 2585

Gate Pa Indoor Bowling Club,  1085 Cameron Road, Gate Pa, Wednesdays 7:30pm

Greerton Indoor Bowls, Band Hall, 10 Yatton Street, Greerton, Fridays 7:30pm

South City Indoor Bowls, No indoor bowls until 23 Feb 2021.


Tauranga BOP Petanque Association

Every Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday at Club Mt, Tawa Street, Mt Maunganui. Boules available. New players welcome. Ph Ray 027 756 3565 for times, further details.

Bayfair Petanque Club.

Tues & Thursdays at 1pm. Russley Drive. Equipment & Coaching available at this friendly club. Phone Margie on 07 542 0084 or 021 029 37459


Tauranga Rifle Club

Tauranga Target Rifle Club Indoor rifle shooting Tuesday night from 7.00pm new shooters welcome. College shooting Monday nights 5.30pm. Phone Alison 021 140 7279


Athletics Tauranga Inc. (Tauranga Ramblers) Club Nights
All athletics and running enquiries to Malcolm Taylor on 07 576 0000 or 027 292 4411 / email:

Training Sessions

Monday: Waipuna Park, Kaitemako Road, Waipuna Park at 4pm. Targeted at Secondary School and Year 7 and 8 students. Every Monday, with Malcolm Taylor. Contact Malcolm Taylor 576 0000 or Mobile 027 292 4411. All welcome.

Tuesday: A regular pack run training group leaves from the Tauranga Domain Grandstand at 5.30pm every week. This is a road run going through the streets of Otumoetai. Various distance options of your own choice. Contacts: Gavin Smith 544 3666

Wednesday: Tauranga Domain 5:15pm another option for speed work on grass at Tauranga Domain.

Thursdays: The Cornerstone Pub, Bethlehem Shopping Centre at 6pm. Meet in car park. Contact Les Dobson 0274 824 646.


Table Tennis Tauranga
Table Tennis Tauranga Memorial Hall QEYC
Wed 12.45-3pm social mixed doubles
       7-9pm club night competitive / social
Thur 1-3pm social doubles / singles
       3.30-5.30pm junior club
       5.30- 6.45pm junior squad training
       6.45- 9pm club night competitive / social
New players welcome contact Paul Henderson 021 884 021 Br Roy North


Tauranga Midweek Tramping Group - N/A

Hikoi Group - N/A

Kaimai Ramblers - N/A

Pack n Boots - N/A

All Shoe Strings - N/A