At the heart of Wairoa town is the Wairoa Community Centre. This modern facility houses a large indoor stadium where netball, soccer, cricket, badminton, volleyball and basketball are played. An indoor high ropes course is part of the stadium. Sports Leagues are run four nights a week throughout the year. After school and holiday programmes for children are also based in the stadium.
There is also a fitness center where a full range of aerobic exercise classes are held daily. It includes a modern weight-training gym with resistance and free weights. Personalised fitness programs are available.
The center also houses a heated 25 metre indoor swimming pool along with full seating, kitchen and bar facilities for functions and seminars for up to 200 people.