Whangarei Boys High School

Whangarei Boys High School


Sports codes and facilities

The school has first-class sporting facilities. For summer sports there is a swimming pool, 6 tennis courts and 2 cricket pitches (grass and artificial).

For winter sports there are two rugby fields and a soccer field, in a magnificent park-like setting. Also available are 2 well-equipped gymnasia for Badminton, Basketball, Futsal, Table Tennis and Volleyball, and a well equipped weight-training room.

There are regular Saturday competitions and a variety of inter-school exchanges across a range of sports. Besides major sports boys have the opportunity to partake in many other activities.

There is a good emphasis on Outdoor Education centred around a senior snowboarding trip every year and the Hillary Challenge and Get 2 Go at an Outdoor Pursuits Centre.

The school also makes regular use of Sport Northland’s Kensington Complex and the nearby Northland Hockey Association’s artificial turf.



Sports available at WBHS


Sports contact:

Sport Coordinator : Mark Oldridge: m.oldridge@wbhs.school.nz Phone: 64 9 430 4170 ext. 750

  • Adventure Racing
  • Athletics
  • AFL
  • Badminton
  • Basketball
  • Bowls
  • BMX
  • Climbing
  • Cricket
  • Cross Country
  • Cross-Fit
  • Cycling (Road / Mtn)
  • Fideliter Challenge
  • Football
  • Futsal
  • Golf
  • Hilary Challenge
  • Hockey
  • Ki o Rahi
  • Moto-Cross
  • Olympic Weightlifting
  • Rowing
  • Rugby
  • Rugby 7s
  • Rugby League
  • Sailing
  • Shooting – Clay target Shooting – Pistol Shooting
  • Squash
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Table Tennis
  • Tennis
  • Touch Rugby
  • Triathlon
  • Ultimate Frisbee
  • Volleyball
  • Waka Ama