Get amongst the action at Yarrow Stadium, one of New Zealand's most legendary sporting venues.

There's nothing better than getting amongst an excited crowd and watching a live game with stunning views of Mount Taranaki in the background.

Getting to Yarrow Stadium

Yarrow Stadium (also known as Stadium Taranaki) is located off Maratahu Street in the central suburb of Westown, New Plymouth and is 5 – 10 minutes from the centre of New Plymouth.


The venue is a 20 - 30 minute walk from New Plymouth city centre. Follow the blue line from the city, starting at Puke Ariki, to get to the stadium.


Vehicle access is from Maratahu Street and easy on-street parking is available on Tukapa Street and Frankley Road (note: road closures are in place on Maratahu Street for major events but please check specific event details for full road closure information). For smaller events, functions or VIP there are 180 car park spaces available onsite adjacent to field 2, and a further 40 car parks in the main compound for smaller events.

Entry Gates

The main entry is through Gate 1 off Maratahu Street (by Tukapa Street), Gate 2 is also off Maratahu Street with restricted access, Gate 3 entry is off Clawton Street beside the Park Dairy and Gate 4 is via the driveway next to the Westbar off Tukapa Street. Check specific event details to see if all four Gates are open. We recommend you check out the venue map for specific locations of entry gates.


Buy Tickets

Tickets to events at the venue can be purchased at the Ticketing Box Office located at the TSB Showplace. Ticket sales at Gate 1, 3 and 4 on game days with ticket pick-up at Gate 1 only (check Gate open times on the What's On page). You can purchase PYO tickets and even scan the barcode from your smartphone to avoid queues. To purchase online please check event details on the What’s On page.


Food and Beverage

A number of food and beverage outlets are available at Yarrow Stadium within the TSB Stand and at the Yarrow Stand. A range of hot and cold food and snacks, alcoholic and non alcoholic beverages and coffees is available. Mobile ATM machines are available for large events.



Toilets are located within the TSB Stand and the Yarrow Stand. For major events additional temporary toilets are placed around the venue.


The venue has specific areas set aside for wheelchair users and their caregivers. Please request accessibility seating at the time of ticket purchase.    Please refer to the specific event information under What’s On for accessibility car park availability.  


Conditions of Entry

There’s nothing better than being in amongst the action and watching a live game at one of the best venues in New Zealand however to keep it special we’ve got a few rules to follow:

Prohibited Items include;

  • Alcohol
  • Commercially produced takeaway food items such as McDonald’s, KFC, Subway, Burger King, etc
  • Beverages other than water in sealed clear plastic bottles up to 1L in size
  • Glassware, glass bottles, thermos flasks or other breakable containers
  • Banners, placards, flags or poles of more than 1m in length for displaying the same, or material for the construction or assembly of such articles
  • Prams, strollers and pushchairs are permitted ONLY at National Provincial Cup games
  • Please check out the full list under each specific event  to ensure you have an enjoyable experience


Lost Property

If you have lost something precious to you or found something without a home please hand it over to event or security staff.    Lost property will be held at Yarrow Stadium for one working day and then it will be handed to the Police Station.



Please respect our smokefree policy at Yarrow Stadium.


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