About Sport Wellington

Sport Wellington is the independent body for sport and recreation and is committed to everyone in the greater Wellington region having a life-long involvement in sport and active recreation.  Sport Wellington is a Regional Sports Trust (RST) established in 1990 with charitable status under the Charities Act.

The RST operates within a wide geographical area, spanning the region between Otaki in the west across to Masterton in the east and Wellington City in the south.  The region encompasses eight territorial authority areas (matching the Wellington Regional Council area) with a population of 487,700.

Sport Wellington is governed by a Board of Trustees and managed by a CEO and General Manager, with 29 (made up of full and part-time) employees.

Sport Wellington’s main funding partners are Sport NZ, New Zealand Community Trust, Eastern and Central Community Trust, Ministry of Health, and Wellington Community Trust.  We also partner with other like-minded organisations such as territorial authorities, trusts and corporate sponsors.

2014 - 2020 Strategic Plan

Strategic Plan Summary click on the video below to get an introduction to our Get Involved Strategy

Annual Reports

2016/2017 Annual Report

2015/2016 Annual Report

2014/2015 Annual Report

2013/2014 Annual Report

 

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Great coverage by Maori Television of the 2018 Wellington Hospitality Group Sports Awards. Also, congratulations to Mila Reuelu-Buchanan and the Northern Mystics for their win yesterday. At the awards, Mila received the Wellington City Council Emerging Sportswoman of the Year Award. Check out Māori Television's full story: http://www.maoritelevision.com/news/sport/northern-mystics-secure-consecutive-win

Congratulations to all of last night's finalists and winners! It was great to have such a diverse range of sporting talent from the greater Wellington region under one roof. Thank you to Wellington Hospitality Group for sponsoring the evening, and thank you to all of the category sponsors and event partners. You support in delivering the event is truly appreciated.

2018 Wellington Hospitality Group Supreme Sports Award - congratulations to Josh Junior! #WHGSPOY Emirates Team New Zealand Worser Bay Boating Club

Wellington Sports Med Sportswoman of the Year - congratulations to Kelsey Smith! #WHGSPOY Vantage Black Sticks Capital Hockey

Tohu Wines Sportsman of the Year - congratulations to Josh Junior! #WHGSPOY Emirates Team New Zealand Worser Bay Boating Club

Cigna New Zealand Disabled Sportsperson of the Year - congratulations to Kate Horan! #WHGSPOY Paralympics New Zealand

Sport Wellington Coach of the Year - congratulations to Mark Sorenson! #WHGSPOY Softball New Zealand

Hiremaster Event and Party​ Team of the Year - congratulations to the Wellington Saints! #WHGSPOY

Congratulations to the Gibson Sheat Lawyers Sports Legends of Wellington 2018 inductees - Stuart Davenport, Suzie Muirhead, Kevin Herlihy and Melissa Moon! #WHGSPOY

Wellington City Council Emerging Sportswoman of the Year - congratulations to Mila Reuelu-Buchanan! #WHGSPOY Central Pulse

The Tradie NZ Emerging Sportsman of the Year - congratulations to Campbell Robinson! #WHGSPOY

Wellington Community Trust Lifetime Contribution to Sport Award - congratulations to Colin Ward! #WHGSPOY

The Dominion Post Personality of the Year - congratulations to Asafo Aumua! #WHGSPOY Wellington Rugby

Speedy Signs Wellington Central Club of the Year - congratulations to Tawa Squash Club #WHGSPOY

Trish McKelvey Leadership Award, supported by Outward Bound Trust of New Zealand - congratulations to Lisa Jones! #WHGSPOY Capital Football

KEY PARTNERS

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