The usual dates for the National Championships are:
- Mixed Doubles - first weekend in October
- Singles/Doubles - first weekend in November
- Senior Doubles - first weekend in December
- Women's Triples/Triples - first weekend in March
- Youth Singles/Doubles - Term 1 school holidays in April
- Club - a weekend close to Anzac Day (but not an Anzac weekend)
The Trans Tasman match is the third weekend in March.
National Tournament Dates 2022-23
Note: The link from the tournament name will take you to the entry form.
|7-9 October 2022||National Pointing Competition||Horowhenua|
|8-9 October 2022||National Mixed Doubles Championship||Horowhenua|
|4 November 2022||National Singles Championship||Panmure Pioneers|
|5-6 November 2022||National Doubles Championship||Panmure Pioneers|
|3-4 December 2022||National Senior Doubles Championship||Kapiti|
|3 March 2023||National Women's Triples Championship||Dunedin City|
|4-5 March 2023||National Triples Championship||Dunedin City|
|3-5 March 2023||National Shooting Competition||Dunedin City|
|15 April 2023||National Youth Singles Championship||Rotorua|
|16 April 2023||National Youth Doubles Championship||Rotorua|
|22-23 April 2023||National Club Championship||Tauranga BOP|
The Trans Tasman will be held at Herne Bay, 18-19 March 2023.
National Tournament Dates 2023-24
|6-8 October 2023||National Pointing Competition||Lower North Island|
|7-8 October 2023||National Mixed Doubles Championship||Lower North Island|
|3 November 2023||National Singles Championship||Christchurch|
|4-5 November 2023||National Doubles Championship||Christchurch|
|2-3 December 2023||National Senior Doubles Championship||Dunedin|
|1 March 2024||National Women's Triples Championship||Auckland|
|2-3 March 2024||National Triples Championship||Auckland|
|1-3 March 2024||National Shooting Competition||Auckland|
|13 April 2024||National Youth Singles Championship||South Island|
|14 April 2024||National Youth Doubles Championship||South Island|
|20-21 April 2024||National Club Championship||Christchurch|
The Trans Tasman will be held in Australia, 16-17 March 2024.
The Auckland, Southern and Wellington Pétanque regions maintain a calendar of events in their area of influence.