Saxton Field and Stadium

Saxton Field is a jointly-owned and funded regional sport and recreation facility benefiting the residents of Nelson and Tasman District. You can take part in a broad range of activities at Saxton Field including cricket, athletics, soccer, hockey, softball, archery and netball among others.

Saxton Stadium
The 7,000m2 facility houses

5 basketball or netball courts
12 volleyball courts
dedicated table tennis hall
sports administration offices for several sports codes
Non sporting uses of the stadium can be approved, depending on space availability.

Main sports hall

The 3,800 m2 floor area (39.1 m wide by 98.0 m long) will enable the optimum utilisation and maximum flexibility including national volleyball, netball and basketball tournament events.

Room is available for 500 seats in banks of moveable retractable seating units in the main sports hall. 

Location and contact information



Lynette Hartgill
Venue Marketing Officer
Phone: 03 546 0403

Capacity Information

  • Outdoor Stadium
  • Indoor Stadium

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