Information, resources and updates for members working in the Community Recreation sector.



Find best-practice and industry standard guidelines, templates and requirements.

Community guidelines 

Recreation Conference

Our flagship conference, Recreation Conference brings the recreation sector together each November. Learn, connect and celebrate success.

See our next event


Our annual recreation awards celebrate the people, places and projects creating positive recreation experiences for tāngata o Aotearoa.

Learn about our awards 

ARPro accreditation

Gain recognition for your career and your commitment to professional development through the Accredited Recreation Professional (ARPRO) programme. 

Learn about ARPro accreditation 

Kia Rite Hoea

Want successful and accessible recreation opportunities for everyone in your community? Kia Rite Hoea is for you!

Learn about Kia Rite Hoea

Tuakana Teina Mentorship Programme

Our Tuakana Teina mentoring programme matches our new up-and-coming members with our experienced members. 

Learn about the Tuakana Teina Mentorship Programme

Peer Review

We provide a Peer Review process of aquatic and recreation projects, supported by Sport NZ. Email Jenny Jordan: for more information. 

More information

Have a question about community recreation? Email Jenny Jordan: