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About TenPin

Newmarket Tenpin bowling was opened in 2006, and our branch center Wairau Park Tenpin Bowling was opened on the North Shore, Auckland, 2008. With 2 centers across NZ, fantastic entertainment is never too far away from you. Both of our bowling centers are equipped with at least 12 lanes, a licensed bar, a mini-casino, pool tables, and an amusements zone with the popular gaming machines. Find your nearest center, and get ready, go!

Business hours


10:00 am - 11:00 pm


10:00 am - 11:00 pm


10:00 am - 11:00 pm


10:00 am - 11:00 pm


10:00 am - 12:00 pm


10:00 am - 12:00 pm


10:00 am - 11:00 pm


Q01:What age do you have to be to bowl?

Q02:How much does it cost?

Q03: Do I need to make a booking?

Q04: Do we require a deposit?

Q05: How long does a game take?

Q06: How do we do the scoring?

Q07: What is highest score you can get?

Q08: Why do we have to wear Bowling shoes?

Q09: Is food available? Can I bring my meal and dine in?

Q10: For the Health Buffs

A01:Any one can bowl from about 3 years up; we have special light balls and ramps to make it easy for the littlies.

A02: For detail of our prices to see our offer page.

A03: Yes, it is always best to make a booking before you come in. If you are organizing a group to come bowling, make your booking as far as possible in advance, and then confirm your numbers 2 days before you are coming in to bowl.

A04:No, but we do request that you let us know if you are unable to come, or have reduce numbers, so we can sell the lanes to other people. We do not hold reserved lanes past the booking time.

A05:With 6 people on the lane a game takes about one hour, 5 people 50 minutes, 4 people 40 minutes, and so on. We do request that you arrive 10-15 minutes before your time to bowl to have your lane allocated and to get your shoes. If you are late we cannot hold your booking if other people are booked to follow you.

A06: The scoring system is totally automatic, you do not need to do anything, the machine does it all.

A07: 300, this achieve by getting a strike with every ball you bowl.

A08:Bowling shoes have special leather soles that prevent damage to the bowling lanes. Also, when bowling the ball correctly you slide on the approach, and your street shoes do not allow you to do this. NOTE!

A09: Food is available from 3pm till late. You are not allowing to bring in your own food during our kitchen open time.

A10:1) The world health organization defines "light sports"; such as cricket, golf and sailing as those burning off 2.5 to 5.0 calories per minute. 2) Research revealed that bowling consumes 5.45 calories per minute. 3) Bowling therefore ranks alongside other moderate sports including swimming, tennis and horseback riding. 4) A bowler will traverse nearly 3 kilometers for every nine games bowled. 5) A bowler will swing a ball that can weigh anywhere from 6 to 16 pounds and make over 180 shots. 6) Tenpin Bowling exercises practically all the muscles and is a game, which can be played all year round by people of all ages.

Why Choose Us

1. Our bowling center is the first of its kind in NZ and still today it is amazing to get so many kinds of facilities all under one roof. we pride itself in providing first class facilities for the residents of Auckland as their entertainment center, to the 500’s of day visitors as a regional tourist attraction with a catchment of more than half an hour driven time and also the attendees and spectators to the bowling league that take place one a regular basis.

2. At our bowling centers, we have confidence and passion for bringing affordable fun and healthy competition to your family and friends together, we aim at giving the best experience to anyone who visits our centers. A visit here isn’t just about the brilliant bowling, it’s about enjoying good times with your family and best friends, and that’s why we’re proud to offer so much great entertainment under single roof, which including great drink, food, gaming machines and pool.

3. Since 2006, we have trained a group of professional staff, all of our facilities are looked after by a team of experts meaning that the oil patterns for bowling lanes and maintenance for other facilities.

4. We insist to provide the best customer service and basically the lowest price for bowling in Auckland, we pride that no bowling center in Auckland has higher cost performance than ours.


"I love this place. Good pool tables, around 14 bowling lanes and some arcade machines although they need some maintenance, reasonably priced drinks too"

"This is the best arcade I have been to hands down. A few of the machines are very new and have really awesome games, they still have the classic arcade games too though! I can spend hours here..."

"Dated equipment, but still a fun night out. They have pool tables and electronic games too - though possibly geared more towards Chinese customers."

"Awesome rang of things to do, pooltable, bowling,arcade machines and the list goes on "