Hamilton Cosmopolitan Club(Hamilton Cosmopolitan Club)

Hamilton Open and New Zealand Open – 21-25 September 2022

The Hamilton Cosmopolitan Club is set to host two back to back World Billiards events this September. We are pleased to have these events confirmed on the calendar after previously being postponed due to the coronavirus pandemic. Five days of Billiards begins with the Hamilton Open, a level 2 World Ranking Event, from 21st-22nd September. This is then followed by the New Zealand Open, level 3 World Ranking Event, from 23rd-25th September.

Current Champion:

Ben Judge is the current New Zealand Open champion having beaten Wayne Carey in 2019. The last Hamilton Open was held in 2019 with Gary Oliver defeating Darren Taylor in the final.


Hamilton Cosmopolitan Club,
32 Claudelands Road,
Hamilton East,
Hamilton 3216,
New Zealand

A Google location map is included here.

This club was the venue where Peter Gilchrist made his world record break of 1346 in 2007. The club serves food on-site with a variety of products available to purchase along with cold drinks and sundries.


The recommended hotel is the Albert Court Motor Lodge.

Albert Court Motor Lodge,
29 Albert Street,
Hamilton East

The accommodation is approximately 2.2 kms from the Hamilton Cosmopolitan Club and transport can be arranged to and from the club for those without vehicles.

To book, please contact the hotel directly either by email to stay@albertcourt.co.nz or phone +64 7 929 4047 or 0800 252 378.

Enter Event:

The Hamilton Open is $NZ80 to enter and the New Zealand Open is $NZ120 to enter. Please visit the NZBSA website to enter by clicking here.