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 & Marton
ANZAC Day Dawn Parades
Friday, April 25, 2014 (All day)

Bulls Dawn Parade – Starts at 6:00am. Contact Bulls RSA (06) 322 0875.

Marton Dawn Parade – Assemble at Lower High St at 5.45am for march to Marton Memorial Hall, Wellington Rd. Service starts at hall at 6am. Contact Colin Velvin (06) 327 6104.

Hunterville & Taihape
ANZAC Day Dawn Parades
Friday, April 25, 2014 (All day)

Hunterville Dawn Parade – Assemble Bruce St, opposite RSA, at 5.45am and march to the Cenotaph. Contact Maureen Fenton (06) 322 8254.

Taihape Dawn Parade – at The Cenotaph, Taihape Triangle at 6am. Thereafter, breakfast at The Workingmen’s Club, Kuku St. Contact Russell Levy (06) 388 1337.

McDonald's Mud Muster
Saturday, October 18, 2014 (All day)

It's Back for a Second Muddy Year!

Rangitikei Farmstay will host the McDonald's Mud Muster for its second year! 5km or 10 km courses full of challenging obstacles to tackle along the way. It's all about slippery, wet, steep, muddy, FUN!!  Entry Cost: to be advised. Contact Sport Wanganui info@sportwanganui.co.nz for more information or follow on Facebook

Rangitikei River Loop Cycle Classic
Sunday, October 26, 2014 (All day)

3 Great Rides - A fun day for the whole Family!

Rangitikei River Loop Cycle Classic100km, 43km, 17km courses. Excellent way to see the Rangitikei - stunning scenery.  Great prizes to be won.  Application forms available from Rangitikei information centres, Revive Hunterville, Rangitikei cycle shops or the official website.
Contact Race Organiser - Greg Maughan
Email: g.maughan@xtra.co.nz
Visit: www.huntervillebikeride.co.nz