GENERAL ENQUIRIES

Who is hosting UNISS 2022?
Howick Pakuranga Netball Centre will be hosting UNISS 2022.
LLoyd Elsmore Park, Corner 451 Pakuranga Road & Sir Lloyd Drive, Pakuranga/Highland Park, Auckland.

What is UNISS?
UNISS is a quality netball tournament for top Secondary School players, coaches, managers, umpires, officials and spectators from around the Upper North Island.

When is UNISS 2021?
Sunday 28th August to Friday 2nd September 2022.

How can I keep up to date with information regarding UNISS 2022?
Stay connected and up-to-date through Facebook, newsletters and this website.  
UNISS Website

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When is the AGM for UNISS 2022?                                                                                                                                         

Wednesday 31st August, 12.30pm at Howick Little Theatre, located at the entrance to Howick Pakuranga Netball Centre, alongside the Grandstand and Court 1. 

Click here for Notice of AGM, Agenda and other relevant documentation.


When and where is the Managers information briefing?
Sunday 28th August, anytime between 4-8pm, at Howick Pakuranga Netball Centre, to collect information packs and check/sign off team sheets.


When and where is the Umpires meeting?
Sunday 28th August, 7pm-8pm, Howick Pakuranga Netball Centre.


Qualifying Tournament Rules Click here

FAQ's RELATING TO THE 2022 TOURNAMENT:

What do I do if I would like to be a volunteer at UNISS 2022?
Approximately 120 teams are expected to attend this annual event, and for the smooth running of an event this size, many volunteers are needed.  CAN YOU HELP?  If so, please register here and we will get in touch directly with you.  Any help that you can offer, would be greatly appreciated!

Is there a physiotherapist available at the venue?
Yes, REHAB CO will be onsite to attend to all physio and massage needs.  Pricing will be as follows:  Strapping (with patients own tape) $2; Strapping (with physio's tape) $5; Massage $10 for 10 minutes.  ACC appointments will be available for injuries.

​​​​​​​Will there be a photographer at the venue?
Yes, there will be a photographer onsite to take action shots etc during the tournament.  There will not be any official team photos, however schools often take their own team photos.​​​​​​​

Is our school allowed to bring a gazebo?
Yes, and we encourage you to do so, providing shelter for your teams. There are grass areas available alongside courts 20/21/22 and across the road.  There is also space across the road by The Depot.  

Can our school leave our gazebo up overnight?
No, we will not have overnight security on duty.


Will there be UNISS merchandise available to purchase?
Merchandise is being organised and will be available to pre-order very soon, via the website.  Merchandise will also be available to purchase throughout the week of the competition.


Will there be ice available for recovery?
Ice baths will be available for the umpires and ice packs will be available for teams to purchase.

Will there be parking at UNISS?
There is plenty of parking at the centre.  Controlled parking may be implemented on Friday 3rd September.

When will we receive our team packs?
Team packs will be handed out to Managers anytime between 4pm-7pm on Sunday 29th August 2021 at the Howick Pakuranga Netball Centre.

What food options are available onsite and nearby?
Courtside Catering operate onsite at Howick Pakuranga Netball Centre and are offering visiting teams the option of pre-ordering team lunches if required.  They offer a range of sandwiches, rolls, muffins, slices and salads (green, tabbouleh, pasta, fruit) as well as the usual hot foods.  They also offer soups. Click here to view their menu.  If you are interested in pre-ordering lunches, please contact Cheryl Whitfield, by email courtside@hpnc.org.nz or phone 021 0464867.  You can also pre-order lunches for the next day, by contacting Cheryl the day before.  There are also many food retailers within walking distance of Howick Pakuranga Netball Centre, as well as a Countdown Supermarket nearby.