Ex-students make Wellington Lions debut

Congratulations to Galu Taufale (2004) and Kane Le’aupepe (2010) who both made their debut for the Wellington Lions Rugby team in their victory over Hawkes Bay at the weekend. Galu even capped things off with a try. Click on their names for their bio on the Wellington Lions website.

Congratulations Kayla

Congratulations to Kayla Imrie and the rest of the K4 500m team on their 4th place in the Olympic A final. Having only come together as a team last year it was a very impressive performance especially as they finished first in the semi final. Click here for an article on where our Olympic athletics […]

Kayla Imrie’s Olympic Schedule

Our ex-student Kayla Imrie starts her Olympic campaign in the K4 500m Canoe Kayaking competition this weekend. Click here for her schedule which will be a very early start or very late night depending on how you approach watching it! Click here for her profile on the NZ Olympic site which mentions Newlands College!

Wellington Touch Trials

See the information below from Wellington Touch regarding their upcoming trials: The 2016 trial registration for Wellington Touch players is now open.   Trialists need to go to www.wellingtontouch.org.nz and click on the link to register online.  Registrations close 7th September 2016 2016 Cubs/Junior Fitness & Skills – Open Trials 10th September 2016 2016 Cubs/Junior – Closed Trials […]

Junior Girls make Premier basketball semi-final

Our Junior Girls basketball team finished 2nd at the end of the regular season and will now play off against Naenae on Tuesday here at Newlands at 5pm for a place in the final. It should be a very close game as in grading both teams beat each other by only a few points. We […]

Boys hockey team make semi final

Our boys hockey team demolished Upper Hutt 9 – 0 last week to make the semi-final of the Premier 3 Hockey competition. The team were promoted from Reserve 1 earlier in the season and have continued their good form into the higher division. The semi final takes place against Wellington College 3 at the National […]

Salote Taufa wins U17 Netball Nationals

Following in the footsteps of her sister Api who won the U19 Nationals, Salote Taufa was part of the Wellington A Black team who defeated Auckland 1, 27-21, in the grand final of the Netball NZ U17 Champs. After four days of competition at the North Canterbury Netball Centre, 40 teams competed against each other culminating […]

Paremata Boating Club

Wanna try sailing?  Kids learn to sail with Paremata Boating Club!  Our popular learn to sail courses are designed to introduce children aged 10-14 years and their parents to the sport of sailing.  Our next course starts on 13 October 2016 with a pool session and runs over the three days of Labour Weekend plus the following two weekends (5 days plus the initial pool session .  […]

Congratulations Api Taufa

Last years sports captain and Newlands 1 netball star Api Taufa has continued to show her netball skills after leaving Newlands in 2015. Api was a member of the Wellington U19 Netball team that won the National U19 Netball Nationals last Thursday and was also named in the tournament team. Click here to see the […]