Bruce Pulman Park offering sport and recreational activities for the community

Contact Us 09-295-0020

Welcome to Bruce Pulman Park

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We have a number of sports fields, cricket wickets and playing courts across the park. All spaces must be booked and can be done through our Facility Hire Booking Form; this is to ensure fairness to all users of the Park.

Spaces are available for hire to anyone from individual groups to club competitions. While casual play is encouraged, this and organised competitions or leagues must be booked with park management to ensure availability.  Bookings are essential and fees may apply. 

To make a booking or enquiry:

  • Phone 09 295 0020 ext 3 or
  • Click here to complete our Enquiry Form*

*Your booking is not confirmed until you have a confirmation email/phone from us.

We have a number of Community Sport Clubs that base themselves on the Park.  These include Papakura Netball Centre, Ardmore Marist Rugby and Sports Club, Papakura Cricket Club, Counties Manukau Gymnastics Club and Papakura Bears Basketball and other clubs run their leagues from Pulman Arena.  To find out more about our community clubs and leagues, please go to the Community Sports section.

Type of SpaceNumberBookable
Sand based fields8Yes
Grass based fields6Yes
Grass cricket ovals2Yes
Artificial cricket wickets2Yes
Outdoor netball courts22Yes
Indoor netball/basketball courts6Yes
Indoor Turbo Touch courts 6Yes
Indoor Futsal courts2-6Yes
Indoor Volleyball courts12Yes

To find out about Conference & Meeting spaces, please click here

To find out about accommodation at Pulman Lodge, please click here

Park Map

Conditions of Entry

We aim to provide a safe, well maintained and presented park for the public. In order to deliver this some conditions of entry apply and are enforced at all times.

Where fields are marked as “closed” please respect the work the grounds team is doing to prepare the fields for other users and use one of our other spaces.  We also ask that you take all rubbish with you when you leave the park.

External caterers and vending or hawking of any kind is prohibited within the confines of the park unless arranged with Park Management prior.

Download Park Code of Conduct

Prohibited on the Park

  • Sale of commercial Food or Drink
  • Dogs (Auckland Council bylaw)
  • Aerosol Cans
  • Gang patches
  • Alcohol
  • Lighters
  • Weapons (or any items that could be used as weapons)
  • Firecrackers or other incendiary materials or devices
  • Domestic Rubbish
  • Any other dangerous item

Anyone found on the park with any of these items will be asked to leave or where necessary the Police will informed along with evidence from our Security Cameras.

Bruce Pulman Park Trust operates a “no exceptions” policy of enforcement and all dumping of rubbish, vandalism and other anti-social behaviour is recorded and provided to the Police. This includes abuse of park staff and or sports officials.