|First Test||New Zealand v Sri Lanka, 22-26, Feb 1991|
|Last Test||New Zealand v West Indies, 03-06, Dec 2020|
|First ODI||New Zealand v India, 15-Feb-1981|
|Last ODI||New Zealand v India, 05-Feb-2020|
|First T20I||New Zealand v West Indies, 28-Dec-2008|
|Last T20I||New Zealand v Bangladesh, 28-Mar-2021|
The boutique-sized ground was designated for recreational use in 1864 and named after Prime Minister Richard Seddon in 1906.
Hosted its inaugural first class match during the 1956/57 season and first international match in 1981 before it became a test venue in 1991.
A sweeping grass bank around more than half of the perimeter contributes to a village green-like atmosphere during test matches for a crowd of about 10,000. Has been ranked in the top-20 cricket venues in the world.