International netball at its best is coming to Auckland this month in what promises to be a fascinating International Quad Series involving New Zealand’s Silver Ferns, Australia’s Diamonds, the Spar Proteas from South Africa and the England Roses.
Double header at the Vector Arena
The tournament kicks off with a double header at Auckland’s Vector Arena and this will be the first chance to see all four teams in action on the same day. It all kicks off on Saturday 27 August with the first centre pass taking place at 3.15pm as Australia will take on South Africa. Following straight on from this game with a 5.15pm centre pass will be the Silver Ferns taking on England and fans can attend this double header and witness some of the world’s best netball players up close and personal.
All nations are currently in the process of naming their squads for the series which will also see games played in Hamilton, Adelaide and Melbourne with the tournament finishing n Sunday 4 September with a double header in Melbourne where the Silver Ferns will close out against arch rival Australia in what promises to be a thrilling end to this top international tournament.
Full Fixtures for the International Netball Quad Series
Below is the full list of games which will make up the International Netball Quad Series:
Saturday 27 August
Australia vs South Africa, Vector Arena, Auckland
New Zealand vs England, Vector Arena, Auckland
Wednesday 31 August
New Zealand vs South Africa, Hamilton
Australia vs England, Adelaide
Sunday 4 September
England vs South Africa, Melbourne
Australia vs New Zealand, Melbourne
Where to stay
Tickets are still on sale for this double header taking place at the Vector Arena with kids tickets from $20 and adults $45 or a family pass from $99. If you fancy making a weekend of it, why not book yourself in at the Hotel Grand Windsor in Auckland – just a short walk from the Vector Arena right in the heart of the city. We currently have some great winter warmer specials so make the most of it and come and see some world class netball and relax in the city.