University Recreation Wellington provides fitness, sports, and clubs services for the campus and wider community.

A healthy body supports a healthy mind. Get involved with sports and recreation at Te Herenga Waka—Victoria University of Wellington. The University Recreation Centre provides you with space and programmes to get active, make friends, and have fun.

Get in touch

Get in touch with the University Recreation team at Kelburn or Pipitea, find contact details and check the opening times.

Join the gym

Explore the gym facilities at both the Kelburn and Pipitea campuses, find out what group exercise classes we offer and learn about our memberships.

University fitness


Play sport while you study. Join a social or competitive team, play a casual game, or find out how you can take advantage of our athlete support programmes and sports communities.

Sport at University

Clubs and societies

Get involved in a University club, enrich your university experience and join a community of like-minded people.

Join a club


We offer a range of sporting and non-sporting events and health and wellbeing initiatives throughout the year. Find out what’s coming up.

Check out our events
outdoor group exercise Zumba class demonstration event
View of Te Puni from Boyd Wilson field

Our venues

Check out our recreation and social spaces available for students, clubs and community to use or book.

See our spaces

University Recreation Centre

Watch the video to get a taste of the great facilities and services offered at the Recreation Centre. Check out the main gym, table tennis area, exercise studios, dance and functional training rooms.

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Student stretching at a yoga class
UniRec team

Contact the team

Get in touch with University Recreation at Kelburn or Pipitea. Meet the team and find out who to contact for information and advice on fitness services, playing sport, and University clubs.

Contact us