Play football for North Wellington Women in 2017

Click here to find out information about playing for North Wellington women’s football club in 2017. The college has close links to the club via the Northern Hills Pathway and we are keen to get as many girls (age 15 and up) involved to improve their skills.

1st XV Rugby Coach required

Newlands College is seeking applicants for a 1st XV rugby coach for the 2017 and 2018 seasons. The successful applicant will become part of a dedicated team of staff and parent volunteers wanting to develop and grow rugby at Newlands College. The appointment commences at the start of the college year. Although initially a one […]

Ex student receives New Years Honour

Ex student Phil Burrows has been recognised in the 2017 New Year honours for his stellar hockey career. Burrows has become a Member of the New Zealand Order of Merit (MNZM) for his services to hockey. Burrows, New Zealand’s most capped Black Sticks player of all time, announced his retirement from international hockey in November […]

Bryn Gates chops down the opposition

Bryn Gates (Y10)  attended the Southern Regional Training/competition in New Plymouth  for his karate.   He belongs to the Traditional Shotokan Karate Federation (TSKF) and represented his Wellington Dojo.  He placed 1st in Kumate and 1st in Kata, for his belt (brown) and age. Congratulations Bryn.

Students in action at NZ School Athletics Nationals

Year 10 students Victoria Green and Sophie Atkinson took part in their first schools nationals over the weekend in Auckland. Victoria Green took part in the Junior Girls 400m and won her heat and semi final before coming 6th in the final whilst Sophie took part in the Road Race and came 15th out of […]

Lawn Bowls Success

Congratulations to our Lawn Bowlers who had an excellent time at the Junior Championships which took place at the Johnsonville Bowling club today. In the Boys pairs  Andrew Morgan/Nathan Ryan took out the title whilst in the equivalent girls pairs it was an all Newlands affair with Georgia Rainey and Victoria Bain pipping Nicole Singh and […]

Ex student Phil Burrows retires from International Hockey

Press release from Hockey NZ today regarding ex Newlands student Phil Burrows: Iconic Black Stick Phil Burrows retires from international hockey New Zealand’s most capped Black Sticks player of all time Phil Burrows has announced his retirement from international hockey. Burrows made his debut in 2000 and played a whopping 343 tests in a career […]

Luke Woodcock breaks Wellington Cricket Record

This morning ex student Luke Woodcock took to the field for his 121st First class game for Wellington cricket and thus became the highest appearance holder in history for Wellington. When he gets his chance to bat he only needs 9 more runs to also become the highest run scorer for Wellington.  Click here for […]