Welcome to the Rangitikei

"Rangitikei, it roars, it whispers, it beckons - this river that defines North Island back country. Feel its power, experience the enchantment." 

The mighty Rangitikei River, a liquid pathway guiding you through this area of natural beauty, exciting activities, genuine Kiwi hospitality, vibrant towns and flourishing communities.

What's On

Bulls
Manawatu MTB Club Winter Series Race 1
Sunday, May 17, 2015 (All day)

When: Sun 17 May 2015, 12:30pm

Where:Raumai Mountain Bike Park, 1042 Raumai Rd, Santoft, Bulls

All Ages Ticket Information: MMBC or Wanganui MTB club Member: $5.00 Non-Member: $10.00

Additional fees may apply Website: Manawatu MTB Club Events

This popular series is back again for another year, again sponsored by Crank It Cycles. The series has a course and grades suitable for all levels of riders with a special short course for young less experienced riders just starting out on their mountain bikes.

Registration 12.30pm  

Taihape
Tux North Island and New Zealand Sheep Dog Trials
Monday, May 25, 2015 (All day)

Tux North Island and New Zealand Sheep Dog Trials

Moawhango Dog Trial Grounds, Te Moehau Road, Moawhango, Taihape

Tux North Island and New Zealand Sheepdog Trial Championship See the best Heading and Huntaway sheepdogs in New Zealand in action as they compete for the New Zealand Title Approx 300 competitors 1000 runs over the four courses Great Catering at the grounds follow the signs from Taihape

Turakina
Suzuki Extreme 4X4 Challenge
Sunday, May 31, 2015 (All day)

Filmed for TV3’s CRC Motorsport Show - Held at 2278 State Highway 3, Turakina – well signposted on day.

$20 entry fee with kids under 5 free.

15 Trucks (invite only) – 6 courses. NZ’s first purpose built extreme 4x4 course complete with huge man made jumps, sculptured walls of death, ramped hill climbs, dug out humps and hollows, mud bogs and a speed course. With Turakina School providing fundraising bbq lunch. This event will run rail, hail or shine. Wet weather gear may be required. This event is hosted and created by Cowper Trucks SH3 Turakina.

Bulls
Pink Ribbon Breakfast at the Pink Flamingo Store
Sunday, May 31, 2015 (All day)

Many of us know someone who has been affected by breast cancer.

Go ‘Pink’ with the Pink Flamingo Store

Join us for a Pink Ribbon Breakfast to raise funds to help Support New Zealand Breast Cancer Research. Enjoy great food, great company and learn a thing or two with special guest speakers, displays and giveaways. Sunday 31st of May 9.30am to 11.00am

Pink Flamingo Store HQ 117 Bridge St, Bulls

Tickets $25. Available in store.