Continued success for Orienteering duo

Fresh from their success at the College Sport Orienteering series, Liam Kendrew (Y11) and Seb McBride have returned home from the NZ Secondary Schools Rogaine Championship in Christchurch with a 2nd place finish.  For the uninitiated Rogaining is the sport of long distance cross-country navigation, in which teams of two to five people visit as […]

Kayla Imrie’s parents win trip to watch her in Rio

Congratulations to the Imrie family (Ryan, Kurtis and Kayla all attended the college) as James and Lynette won a trip to watch Kayla represent NZ in the K4 500m Canoe Sprint event. Kayla put forward her parents to be rewarded for the sacrifices they have made to help Kayla succeed via a Volkswagen competition to […]

College Sport Page – 25 May

Click here for this weeks College Sport page from the Dominion Post. There is an article about the recent Orienteering series and the selection of Liam Kendrew (Y11) and Seb McBride (Y10) in the Wellington Junior Orienteering squad.

New coach for Newlands College Cricket

Newlands College is pleased to announce that Ivan Tissera will be working with our cricketers as part of a joint initiative with Johnsonville Cricket Club.  Ivan has had over thirty years’ experience as a player, coach and administrator. He is a New Zealand Cricket Level 3 coach and is highly regarded for his technical coaching skills […]

Diving Opportunity

Springboard & Platform Diving at Kilbirnie Pool Wellington Diving Club has a range of diving classes for kids aged 5 years and up. Why not try something new this year? Visit our website and come along for a free trial! We have many after-school sessions on most days and cater for kids of any level […]

Junior Triangular 2016

The school can be proud of the Junior athletes who attended the recent Junior Triangular between Onslow, Tawa and Newlands that took place at Onslow College on Thursday May 12. Our day started with the Cross Country relay, according to Mr Grimwood, the Convenor both the boys and girls races were extremely close with only […]

Newlands Orienteerers and Orienteering teams find success

Congratulations go to our Orienteering squad who were named the top school after the recent Rogaine Championship.  Within the Orienteering squad there were some notable performances. Liam Kendrew (Y11) and Seb McBride (Y10) placed 1st and 2nd respectively in the Intermediate Boys grade. Reuben Allen (Y9) finished 5th in Junior Boys, and Casey Norman (Y12) 7th […]

Victoria Green wins Athletics Wellington Award

Victoria Green (Y10) was rewarded for her excellent breakout season in Athletics by being jointly awarded the top Junior Sprinter at the Athletics Wellington Awards last week. Click here for a write up and list of winners from the evening. Congratulations Victoria.