The Te Rauparaha Arena is an indoor stadium and events centre located in the heart of Porirua City. The Arena hosts a range of events from art and craft shows to sporting fixtures and concerts, graduations and trade shows.
The Arena includes two stadium spaces, two meeting rooms, a lecture theatre, café, and a Health and Sports Medicine centre.
The adjacent aquatic centre has a 7 lane pool, a wave pool, lazy river, and a hydroslide. For adults, there is a spa, sauna and a steam room. Toddlers can enjoy a special toddlers’ pool and young people have their own spa pool.
Outside, there is an outdoor skate park, and a large green space for outdoor events and sports, along with picnic areas.
Right next door is Pataka – Art + Museum, the region’s most popular art gallery and museum, and the Porirua Central library, where you can spend hours perusing books and magazines, look up your genealogy, and use our internet terminals.
Just a short walk away is the MegaCentre shopping complex, and the city centre and North City Plaza shopping centre.