Prices and Hours

We have two types of sessions available:

  1. Licence holder - for those with a Rockatipu Climbing Wall Belay Licence
  2. Non-licence holder - an instructor will be present for those with no Belay Licence
 Adult Child
Casual Visit $12.50   $10.00
Casual Visit + Hire Equipment $17.50  $15.00
10-Session Pass $100.00  $80.00
10-Session Pass + Hire Equipment


Kids' Climbing Programme

$80/child for a 10 week term, includes hire equipment


Adult climbers must obtain a Rockatipu Climbing Wall Belay Licence before they can climb without an instructor or with children. These can be obtained during the Instructor Session times below, and are valid for 12 months.

  • Child - from 5 years to high school with appropriate ID.
  • Children must be accompanied by a responsible adult who holds a Rockatipu Climbing Wall Belay Licence.
  • Equipment hire includes specialised rock climbing shoes and a rock climbing harness.
  • Prices are subject to change.

Winter opening hours (April-October)

NB the hours below are for school term times. During school holidays we run extended instructor sessions (i.e. for non-belay licence holders) between 3.00pm-9.00pm, Monday to Friday.

 Open to belay licence holders*Bookable adult sessions - instructor on site#Kids' climbing (school terms) ^
Monday 6am-4pm & 7-9pm 7-9pm 4-7pm

(open late)

6am-4pm & 6-10pm

6-8pm & 8-10pm



6am-4pm & 7-9pm




6am-4pm & 7-9pm 7-9pm 4-7pm


6am-9pm 12-9pm No classes; kids welcome 3-6pm

Weekends & Public Holidays

8am-8pm Not available; belay licence holders only Not available; belay licence holders only


We have instructors on site Mon-Fri from 12.00-9.00pm; there are no instructors on site during weekends and public holidays (i.e. belay licence holders only at these times)

* Due to space limitations, we recommend belay licence holders book the wall (max. 2 hours) outside of kids' term-time climbing hours

^ Paid termly & booked via Tash Falk (separate classes for 6-8 years; then beginners, intermediate & advanced levels)

# Bookings available (max. 2 hours; 1 session/day per person).

late night climbing

Make a booking

Spaces on the wall are limited. To secure your space, please make a booking on the day by visiting, phoning or emailing Customer Services on 03 450 9005 or 

Your booking is only confirmed once you have received a response from a member of our team. Simply leaving a voice message does not guarantee your booking. Bookings can be made for a maximum of two people each.


Wall closures

Please note Rockatipu Climbing Wall may be closed due to events held in the stadium.
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