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

Marton Market Day
Saturday, November 28, 2015 (All day)

Full of great stalls and local entertainment

Join our own Town Crier as he sets the pace through the market. A vibrant and colourful day for the whole famiily.


Turakina Highland Games
Saturday, January 30, 2016 (All day)

This will be the 152nd Turakina Highland Games. New Zealand's longest running Highland Games. The event is a fun, affordable day out for all the family. The day includes events for solo Bagpipers, solo drummers, Highland and National dancers and in the afternoon the Pipe Bands take to the centre of the arena. Many of those competing are New Zealand champions.

Marton Harvest Fair
Sunday, April 3, 2016 (All day)

When: Sun 3 Apr 2016, 10:00am–4:00pm

Where:Marton Park, Follet Street, Marton