Bonspiel at Idaburn Dam, 2010 -  Photographer:  Janyne Fletcher

Secondary School Curling 

Secondary School tournaments are run in conjunction with School Sport New Zealand and in accordance with their guidelines. There are annual tournaments at North Island, South Island and New Zealand levels.

NZCA run Training Camps for Secondary School Students, and each facility runs 'Have a Go' sessions where you can learn how to curl. 

Secondary School Curling Competitions

North Island Secondary Schools Competition

  • Auckland, Monday 28th - Thursday 31st August

South Island Secondary Schools Competition

  • Dunedin, Friday 8th - Sunday 10th September

New Zealand Secondary Schools Competition

  • Naseby, Saturday 23rd - Monday 25th September

NZCA Training Camps

NZ Curling Association hosts Training Camps as part of our Development Programme.  In the July holidays, we host a two-day training camp designed for beginner and intermediate curlers.  There are three Training camps throughout the year for our Youth Olympic Long List potentials, along with a two-day camp for our Junior Representative teams. 

Camp #1 – YOGs Long List

  • ​​​​​​​Naseby, Saturday 13th - Sunday 14th May

Attendees will
​​​​​​​be contacted

Camp #2 – YOGs & Beginners / Intermediate

  • Naseby, Tuesday 4th - Wednesday 5th July

Camp #3 – NZ Junior Team

  •  Naseby, Friday 15th - Saturday 16th September

Attendees will
​​​​​​​be contacted

Camp #4 – YOGs Long List (TBC)

  • Naseby, Tuesday 26th September

Attendees will
​​​​​​​be contacted

NZCA Training Camp Travel Subsidies

Local Secondary School Competitions

Alexandra, Auckland, and Dunedin run local school leagues, training, and 'Have a Go' sessions. See below for more details.  Maniototo Secondary School students enter the MCI Contractors Cup as a weekly league. 


  • 2023 details to be confirmed

Auckland Secondary Schools League

  • Have a Go / Training: Start of Term 2 (no obligation)

  • Thursday evenings:  Terms 2 and 3​​​​​​​

 Dunedin Secondary Schools League

  • Wednesday evenings:  Terms 2 and 3

  • Coaching:  10th May and 17th May 

  • Weekly Comp:  25th May - 16th August

  • Tap the button to contact Mikayla Gray at Otago Secondary School Sports Association (OSSSA) for more details.