The Netball South Zone works alongside Netball NZ (NNZ) to ensure we are providing the appropriate courses for our coaches to develop and extend their knowledge of coaching netball within the community at all levels. NNZ now runs courses through a modular system:

Coach Development Framework and Accreditation Manual

Click here for the NNZ Coaches' page for more information and resources

Congratulations to these coaches who have achieved their Community Coach Award 

Rebecca Bright (Central Otago); Kerrie Belt, Kate Mihaere, Paula O’Brien (North Otago); Brooke Morshuis (Dunedin); Lee Greig, Courtney Brown, Hannah Coutts, Julie Smith, Karen Skerrett (INC); Lois Heads, Justine Parker (Menzies); Colleen Bond (Eastern Southland)

 Coaching Opportunities 

Eastern Southland


The NESC committee wish to advise that we are looking for a coach for our Under 17 rep team – this team will be attending the National U17 tournament for the first time, which is being held in Palmerston North in July.

This position will entail planning and preparing to take a team of 10 players to the following fixtures:

  • Balclutha – date tba
  • Christchurch – Queens birthday, Saturday 2nd June - Monday 4th June 2018,
  • Palmerston North National tournament – Sunday 15th July - Friday 20th July 2018

We are also looking for a manager for this team.Support will be provided by the NESC committee and Jess Huia, Netball South.Please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for an application form for coach or manager position. 

Click here for Application Form 

Applications close 31st January 2018.