Herne Bay Petanque Club

The Herne Bay Petanque Club, one of the first petanque clubs in Auckland and New Zealand, was established in 1995.

It is currently one of the largest petanque clubs in the country. HBPC members have won regional and national competitions and represented New Zealand in international competitions.

The clubhouse and terrain are located within Salisbury Reserve. Access is via the Salisbury Reserve footpath which runs from the end of Salisbury St through to Argyle St. Either park in Salisbury St and follow the footpath from the end of Salisbury St or park in Argyle St and follow the Salisbury Reserve footpath next to the driveway of 26 Argyle St.

New members are always welcome.
 Membership annual subscription: $65 per person, $120 per couple. Free under 18 and over 85.

Club days

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Tuesdays 9:30am - 12:00pm (except the 3rd Tuesday on each month 1:00pm - 4:00pm)
  • Thursdays 9:30am - 12:00pm
  • Fridays 4:00pm till late.


Free coaching is available for members on Tuesdays from 5:30pm.

Hall hire

The clubhouse is available for hire. The hall has a capacity of 100. There are full kitchen and bbq facilities. Suitable for social, community and corporate team-building events.

Check out our website at www.hernebaypetanque.nz