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Community Christmas Remembrance Service
At Christmas, lets take time to remember. We would like to invite you and your family to join with us in a short Service of Remembrance.During the service names of those deceased within the previous 12 months will be read, and you will be invited to light a candle in remembrance of your loved one.
Let's get Waterwise@
This is a practical and interactive workshop for preschool/ECE children, parents and caregivers.
Christmas Wonderland at Masters Hall
Bring the family along to experience the magic of Christmas
Come and learn easy DIY ways to make Christmas cards for your loved ones.
Country Carnival Market in Dannevirke
Support local and buy your Christmas gifts here. This great country market is usually run on the last Saturday of the month and has some exciting new stalls. This time in December it will be a night market
Evolve presents..Snow Queen..Icons & Westside Story
This will be a fabulous event for the whole family, come and see the amazing talented dance crew.
Suzuki Coast to Coast Motorcycle Ride
This very popular Motorcycle Ride goes from Himitangi through Woodville to Akitio
Twilight All Weather Market
Come and find a bargain and enjoy all that Norsewood has to offer
Woodville Christmas Parade
Market stalls, children's entertainment. See the Parade with the fantastic Christmas floats followed by the bikes on the Coast to Coast Ride
Christmas is coming to Tui Brewery
Join in for a fabulous family day out at Tui Brewery in the lead up to Christmas.
Woodville Combined Churches
Get into the Christmas Spirit by attending this event!
Service of Lessons and Carols
Service of lessons and carols with the Dannevirke Brass Band
Gilbert & Sullivan on Tour
This one hour of delight has an international cast with the highlights from all the best G & S Shows, Pirates to the Mikado!
Eimear Foley from the Gilbert & Sullivan Show performing at the Old Dairy Factory
Eimear Foley, the soprano from Perth, will be on stage to sing for you on the 19th December 2019. Songs like - 'Poor Wand'ring One' and 'I Have a Song to Sing O' .Having just returned from New York, where singing is her passion, her life and her success!
Christmas Guardian Angels
Join in for a day of music, Father Christmas and his helpers along with presents
Akitio Kids Fishing Competition
The countdown is on for Kid's Fishing!! $300 in cash prizes, sponsored by Bob & Lynda Scrimshaw!!
Old Gorge Cemetery Tour
Take a tour of the Old Gorge Cemetery, learn about the history of early settlers
Learn to make Halloumi Cheese
Have you ever wanted to make you own delicious Halloumi? Well, here's your chance to have a go.
Bush Classic 2020
A great weekend for a golf tournament!
Fun family day out!
Walk the New Highway - Hikoi o Te Ahu a Turanga
A once in a lifetime opportunity to walk the Manawatu-Tararua Highway before construction begins.
Come and check out the range of quality crafts and food at the local Woodville Street Market, held monthly, you're sure to find a bargain or two.
Country Carnival Market -
This is a fantastic monthly market where you will find crafts, gifts, jewellery, food and much more.
Woodville New Zealand Mx Grand Prix
The NZ MXGP at Woodville is unique as Woodville farmland is transformed into a fantastic Grand Prix Motocross park to provide a once a year venue.
Otope Garden Open Day
A fundraiser for the Dannevirke St Johns health shuttle, this fabulous event will include Jazz band, stalls, raffles, lots of food, wine
Wheels with Attitude & Swap Meet
One of the largest vehicle displays will be happening for the 23rd year running.
Learn how to make Feta Cheese
Have you ever wanted to make tasty feta cheese? Well, it's easy as and here's your chance to have a go in our mini cheese factory in Woodville.
Race to the Brewery
This is the 10th Aniversary and promises to be the biggest and best year
A family festival to celebrate the history and culture of Norsewood
Walk/Run/Guided Horse Trek
This is a fundraising event for the Akitio Community hall.There will be TWO Walk options and TWO run options.Short walk 10kmsLong walk 13 kms
Learn to make Brie Cheese
Have you ever wanted to make your own delicious, creamy Brie? Well, here's your chance to have a go in our mini cheese factory in Woodville.
Tui Truck Stop Show N Shine
Keep calm and keep on truckin'.Calling all Big Rigs! If you are the owner/driver of a truck then we want you to mark this date in your calendar. Bring your big rig/18-wheeler/rig/semi/semitrailer/trailer truck/truck trailer to our truck show.
Mangatainoka Motors American Car Day
Inviting all Hot Rods, Mustangs, Custom Cars and plenty more American beauties to come and celebrate American cars at the Tui Brewery! Bring along your American cars on Sunday 26th April for a top-notch car day out at the brewery with some great prizes up for grabs!
The Great Eketahuna Cheese Festival
We've done it once, we've done it twice... Team Eke are going for it again...Small cheese event for small cheesemakers in a small part of provincial New Zealand that has made a big contribution to NZ cheese. Join us!
Mangatainoka Motors Brexit v EU Day
Inviting all European and British cars to come and celebrate at the Tui Brewery! Bring along your car on May 31 for a top-notch car day out at the brewery with some great prizes up for grabs! If you don’t own a European or British car come along anyway and check out the cars on show.
Mangatainoka Motors V8 Sunday
Are you the owner of a V8? Why not bring your car to Tui Brewery for a fabulous day out that gives you the chance to display your sweet ride for other car enthusiasts and general public to enjoy and in doing so, compete to win some sweet prizes.
Mangatainoka Motors Japanese Car Day
We are inviting all Japanese cars (and their owners!) to come and celebrate at the Tui Brewery! Bring along your car on July 26 for a top-notch car day out with some great prizes up for grabs!
Mangatainoka Motors Ford vs Holden Day
Are you a Ford or Holden fan? See the cars, taste the latest Tui drops straight from the brewery, grab something delicious off the menu plus the state of the art brewery will be open for tours too. Soak up the live music, kick back and relax in the afternoon with the popular Tunes under the Tower. Free entry for spectators
Mangatainoka Motors Hot Rod Day
Are you the owner of Hot Rod? Why not bring your car to Tui Brewery for a fabulous day out that gives you the chance to display your sweet ride for other car enthusiasts and general public to enjoy and in doing so, compete to win some sweet prizes.