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 Museum Knitting Exhibition. High St, open 10am-3pm daily Through out June-July
Sunday, June 1, 2014 (All day)

Bulls Museum Knitting Exhibition. High St, open 10am-3pm daily. Contact Helen Cooper (06) 322 1681.

Trek Santoft Sizzler 5hr Mountain Bike Relay
Sunday, August 3, 2014 (All day)

Track The Santoft trails are sand based and provide a great all-weather surface during autumn and winter. The forest creates a micro-climate, which is warmer, sheltered and dry, so don't worry about the weather. The relay track is at a new venue at the end of Raumai Rd. See how to get there at the bottom of the page.

Event Times

Marton's Got Talent
Saturday, August 16, 2014 (All day)

Get your Entry forms here for the Martons Got Talent competition...Entries open 21st July-10th August. Showcasing talented performing artists from the Rangitikei District

Taihape’s Got Talent 2014
Saturday, August 23, 2014 (All day)

Taihape’s Got Talent 2014 at Taihape Area School Multifunction Centre 6pm. Gold coin entry for audience. Contact Elizabeth Mortland (06) 388 1307 or email elizabeth@taihape.co.nz .