Pettigrew Green Arena

Pettigrew Green Arena is an amazing all-weather sports and events centre right here in Hawke's Bay, and can offer anything you can dream of for your next indoor event.

From the individual who wants to have a game of squash in their lunch hour to the community group hosting an 800 person awards dinner, the Pettigrew Green Arena is the venue for you!

  • The 2400 square-metre stadium area has a capacity for 2500 people, catering for regional, national and international sport. It can be used as a conference venue, seating 800+ people banquet style, and can host 4000 people for music concerts.

  • There are a number of function/meeting rooms available for conferences, presentations, lectures and just about anything else you can dream of for groups of 10 to 200 people. Three state-of-the-art squash courts, an aerobics/dance studio, a sports science lab, consultancy rooms and a fully equipped fitness centre complete the facility, making it a truly all-purpose venue.

Music Concerts
The main stadium has a capacity for 4000 people standing and 2500 seated. There are 300 car parks on site and 600 more available to use opposite the Arena. Extra services available for your convenience include security, ticket sales, set-up staff, and cleaning.

Conference & Meetings
The Lady Pettigrew Theatre is an 80 seat theatre that is fitted for audio-visual presentations. There are two commercial kitchen areas that can be used for catering and the stadium can seat up to 1000 people for banquet-style dining. The three purpose-built function rooms can cater from 10 to 200 people and are complemented with a commercial kitchen & bar area.

Sports Events
The specifications of the sports stadium allow both national and international sporting events. The Arena can seat 2500 spectators and has lighting and sound that meets television requirements. The three courts which comprise of basketball, netball, volleyball, and badminton are set on a sprung wooden floor which makes the venue ideal for both one-off matches and tournaments.

Trade Shows & Expos
The extensive floor area (2400 square metre) makes this an ideal venue for trade shows. Positioned halfway between Hastings and Napier cities with a catchment population near to 150,000 people, the Pettigrew Green Arena is perfectly situated.


Our aim is to provide the highest standard of service to ensure your event is a success and you are fully satisfied with your experience at Pettigrew Green Arena.


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480 Gloucester Street

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