Under 16 Tupuranga Championship

Using netball as the waka to grow together

We are pleased to announce the second annual Tupuranga U16 Championship, that Mid Canterbury and Christchurch Netball Centre will be co-hosting will be held on Saturday 3 June – Monday 5 June 2023, at Pioneer Stadium Christhcurch.

The Championship features an A grade, B grade, and a mixed grade, and is focussed on using Netball as the Waka to grow and develop together.

2023 details will be available in due course.

Information that will be included on this page:

  • 2023 Tupuranga Championship Handbook – contains key dates, registration details, and rules and regulations for the Championship.
  • A funding support letter for any Centre applying for funding to attend this Championship.
  • Flyer advertising meal options for dinners for travelling teams
  • Player registration form that needs to be completed and returned by end May.

Please note, that due to the current challenging and changing environment we are facing in relation to Covid, we will update all registered teams ASAP should there be any changes that we need to make to ensure that all Health Orders, NNZ and venue Covid protocols are adhered to for the tournament. 


If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact Kelly Bodger on 021 379 499 or email or Erin Tasker, Centre Manager, Mid Canterbury Netball Centre on 027 308 4688 or email.