Northern Hills Football Pathway Open Day

Northern Hills Football Pathway Open Day – Alex Moore Park – Sunday 20 March Next Sunday, there is an open day at Alex Moore artificial to launch what is know as the Northern Hills Football Pathway. The junior clubs of Onslow and North Wellington plus the senior club at North Wellington and Onslow and Newlands […]

Haydon Smith scores 154

Haydon Smith (Y12) scored a cracking 154 in the 1st XI win against Kapiti College last weekend. This score helped him to the top of the batting stats table with an impressive average of 141 having scored 423 runs in 6 innings. The Newlands team has a semi final against Paraparaumu this coming weekend Good […]

Dragonboating 2016

Last Sunday, a Y13 girls team and a mixed Year 12 team were involved in the Secondary Schools Dragonboating Festival at the Wellington Harbour. Both teams had a great time and whilst they didn’t win any trophies on the water they did walk away with the coveted ‘Friendliest Team’ title. Liam Collins (Y12) has put […]

Teachers in the sporting news

In recent days, 3 Newlands College teachers have been making the news. Claire Kersten looks like she will make it back into the Central Pulse Netball squad for 2016 with the new Coach making some encouraging comments about her pre-season performances so far. Chris Hueston was part of a Johnsonville Bowls triples team that took […]

Cricketers make Rep Teams

Congratulations to Kavinda Dharmawardane (Y10) who was named in the Cricket Wellington Black Y9 Team for the recent Zone Cricket Tournaments. Likewise congratulations to Reece Edgecombe and Matthew Cottle (Y11) who were named in the equivalent Y10 Black Team.

Ex student receives New Years Honour

Ex student and recently retired Silver Fern Jodi Brown has been recognised for her contribution to Netball in the recently announced New Years Honours List.  Jodi has now been made an MNZM (Member of the New Zealand Order of Merit) for services to netball. Congratulations to Jodi for this achievement. Click here for the NZ […]

Ex student makes NZ U20 Rugby Development Squad

Anthony Pettett who left Newlands in 2014 was one of 50 players selected to attend the first Development Camp for the NZ U20 Rugby team who will be going to the U20 World Cup in England later in the year.The camp took place at the end of November in Palmerston North. A detailed article on […]