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The cricket centre is managed by the Takapuna Cricket Club.
Book a net
You can book an indoor cricket net at the Massey Cricket Centre online.
The Takapuna Cricket Club website for the Cricket Centre provides booking options and more information.
Walk-in bookings may also be made at the Auckland Recreation Centre reception, and are dependent on availability.
Book the centre
To hire the whole Massey University Cricket Centre in Auckland, or for any other type of bookings, contact the Takapuna Cricket Club:
Director of Cricket, Takapuna Cricket Club
Mobile: +64 27 336 3363
There is no discount for bulk bookings.
Costs and conditions
An hourly fee is charged for hiring indoor nets at the Massey University Cricket Centre.
A net at the Massey Cricket Centre in Albany (Auckland) costs $30 per net per hour (minimum booking period is one hour).
Use of the bowling machine costs $10 per hour, plus $30 for lane 3 where the machine is located (the minimum booking period is one hour).
Balls and cricket gear are not provided. Only bowling machine cricket balls should be used. Do not use leather cricket balls. The bowling machine is for qualified users only.
All bookings must be prepaid using a credit card. Amex and Diners Card are not accepted.
To find out costs to hire the whole centre, please enquire with the Takapuna Cricket Club.
The Takapuna Cricket Club website provides further terms and conditions for Cricket Centre bookings.
The Massey University Cricket Centre hours are:
- Monday – Thursday: 6am to 9.30pm
- Friday: 6am to 8.30pm
- Saturday: 8am to 4.30pm
- Sunday: 9am to 3.30pm
- Public holidays: closed.
Sports hall & bookings
The sports hall can be configured for a variety of activities including social and competitive indoor sports, casual use and training, and non-sports events.
The Auckland Recreation Centre has a wide range of sports facilities, gym equipment, and health and fitness services.