World class venues & events in Palmy

Central Energy Trust Arena and the Palmy Conference & Function Centre are leading multi-use sports and events facilities taking more than 3,300 bookings a year across both venues.

The Arena is home to 36 sporting codes and hosts a wide range of events year-round, boasting six Arenas. The Conference & Function Centre has a versatile range of function spaces available to accommodate a vast number of guests and attendees under one roof and in the heart of Palmy’s CBD.

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robin pratt stockcars
March 9, 2024
Peter Barry was a hard hitting Stockcar driver who sadly passed away in 2009. His humble beginnings in derby-car teams racing are honoured by the annual Peter Barry Memorial Derby Teams Champs. Each side has five Demolition Derby cars on...
saloon champs
March 16, 2024
Adult Ministocks | Minisprints | Saloons | Sprintcars | Superstocks Adults (16 years and over): $25Children (8-15 years): $10Children (7 years and under): FreeFamily (2 adults and up to 4 children): $60
March 17, 2024
Get ready to cheer on the next generation of talent, as the NZ Secondary School Volleyball Champs return to the Central Energy Trust Arena next month! It’s going to be an epic week, and you’re invited to be a part...
May 18, 2024
The Palmerston North Women’s Lifestyle Expo will bring together some of the best lifestyle companies under one roof! Featuring fashion, beauty, health, fitness, gourmet food and beverages and so much more, the expo will have something for everyone. It’s the...


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