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

Rangitikei's Got Talent 2014
Saturday, September 20, 2014 (All day)

Showcasing talented performing artists from the Rangitikei District selected at the Marton's, Bull's and Taihape's Got Talent competitions. Mission To find the best Performing Arts talent in the Rangitikei! Each year Rangitikei holds talent competitions to find the best in our District in the performing arts. The winners and runners-up of the area competitions, Marton's Got Talent, Bull's Got Talent and Taihape's Got Talent make up the contestants and the finals - Rangitikei's Got Talent!

Marton Arts and Crafts Exhibition
Friday, September 26, 2014 (All day)

Marton Arts and Crafts Exhibition 26th Sept-5th Oct 2014 Grey st, Marton. Marton members exhibition: Taking Pride in our Creativity. Guest Exhibitors: Ross Wilson, Fiona Tunnicliffe and Maree Brannigan. For info call 06 3277975. Email exhibition@martonartsandcrafts.co.nz www.martonartsandcrafts.co.nz

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