Option 1: Join a Club

Join one of the many affiliated / supported Clubs in the Waikato region. Save the hassle of hiring your own courts! There is a club to suit every age, ability and background including those that have never played before. Clubs will accept both casual players and those that wish to become a member. Please enquire with the Club contacts directly to find out where and what days / times of the week their sessions are held.

For more information go to the “Clubs” section on this website or contact our office on 07 856 3049 or email office@waikatobadminton.co.nz

Option 2: Casual Play & Stadium Account

Badminton courts can be hired at various multi-purpose indoor facilities across the Waikato. Waikato Badminton Association manages a purpose-built facility in Hamilton East named the Eastlink Badminton Stadium. Casual players are welcome to Drop-In during staffed office hours. Drop-In rate includes free use of rackets and shuttles so no need to spend any money on buying equipment (available during staffed office hours only). Alternatively, get a personal stadium account and enjoy usage any time between 5 am to midnight, 7 days per week, 365 days per year to this 10 court facility. 

There are no ongoing membership charges besides the low annual membership fee as we operate on a “pay to play” basis.

Sign up: Here


Option 3: Trainings

Join our trainings to improve your badminton and play with people of the same ability in a fun environment, see below for more options. 

Senior 1:  Anyone older than 18 can sign up, it is a group session aimed at people who are looking to improve their badminton. Sign up here

Junior 3:  For anyone under 18, this beginner group session will help improve and teach you the fundamentals of badminton. Sign up here