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Audtions for Star Quest

The search for talent begins! A great opportunity for young performers to showcase their talent to the community. Entries close on Friday 20 May. Any young person or group between the ages of 8 - 18 will be eligible to enter. Please

Location: Pahiatua

28May
2022


Historic Gorge Cemetery Tour

The Friends of the Gorge Cemetery will once again hold their informative tours of this historic Cemetery. Come along and hear the stories of Woodville's early pioneers

Location: Woodville

29May
2022


Mangatainoka Motors Show and Shine Events - Brits and Euro Car Day

For further information and to register your vehicle, visit www.tuihq.co.nzStay up-to-date with event details head to our Facebook events page.follow the below link to register your ride. Just $10 per ride. https://www.changingroom.co.nz/shop/toki-motors-events/mangatainoka-motors-registration/ Prize categories:Most Original People’s Choice Local Star (must be from Wairarapa or Tararua)Best in CategoryFurthest Travelled Star of the Show - $500 prize

Location: Pahiatua

29May
2022


Supplier & Contractors Day at the Races

Enjoy a day at the races with free General Admission. Whether you are looking to entertain valued customers, reward staff or enjoy a day out with friends, the Supplier & Contractors Day Raceday is the perfect day out for your group. Featuring: $10 Punters Club Tickets Members DrawFree return bus available by Palmerston North and Feilding - call the office to book your seat (06) 356 4940

Location: Woodville

02June
2022


Support for Ukraine - Film Screening 'Overcoming Fate'

This is a fundraiser to support Ukranian families who have fled to Kazimierz Dolny, Pahiatua's twin town in Poland. 'Overcoming Fate' tells the story of the Polish WW2 deportees to Siberia and Kazakhstan. Many remained here and came to be known as the 'Polish Pahiatua Children'Screened in Pahiatua 4 & 5 JuneDannevirke 11 JuneCall the i-SITE for tickets, they can be purchased by phone with visa debit or credit card. No booking fee.

Location: Pahiatua

04June
2022


Digital Device Course (Apple)

Build your confidence by learning how to use your tablet or your phone so you can get the best of it. This will be for five Wednesdays. Register by 1 June 2022.

Location: Dannevirke

08June
2022


TĪRAMA Luminate Light Trail

Inaugural festival of light to celebrate Matariki in Dannevirke.Dannevirke will host glowing stones and light displays depicting Ngati Kahungunu stories about the stars as part of the region’s first light festival to celebrate Matariki.The Domain will be transformed and trees lit up as part of the inaugural festival being held to celebrate the Māori new year.

Location: Dannevirke

08June
2022


First Aid Course

Red Cross has a large range of courses so everyone in the community can gain first aid skills. Be equipped to react quickly and safely in a medical emergency - whether it's at home, work, on the sports field or in public places.

Location: Dannevirke

09June
2022


HĀKARI MATARIKI FEAST MATARIKI

Dress up warm to energise the soul and warm the senses in the chill of winter to celebrate Matariki on Friday 10 June. The Domain will come alive with Feast Matariki so find a table, pull up a seat and join us at this national food celebration with live entertainment, and a place of connection, remembrance and renewal for all. There’s singers, dancers, kapa haka, bands, and hip hop dancers.The finale is a spectacular fireworks display.Come share this special time of the year with us in the Tararua District.

Location: Dannevirke

10June
2022


Second-hand Book Sale - Pahiatua

This fantastic book sale is on again, don't miss an opportunity to stock up for winter reading, jigsaws and dvds. BYO bags

Location: Pahiatua

10June
2022


First Aid Course

Red Cross has a large range of courses so everyone in the community can gain first aid skills. Be equipped to react quickly and safely in a medical emergency - whether it's at home, work, on the sports field or in public places.

Location: Dannevirke

14June
2022


Downer Tararua Sports Awards

Join us in celebrating sporting, active recreation and play achievements for the Tararua Region with a virtual awards ceremony.Location: Virtual, via the Sport Manawatū Facebook PageWhile this year, the awards is happening virtually, we are hosting viewing parties around the Tararua District.Free entry, nibbles and drink provided.Viewing parties are happening at the following locations:Pahiatua: Bush Multi-Sport, 57 Huxley Street, arrive from 6:30pmDannevirke: Dannevirke Sports Clubrooms, Gertrude Street, arrive from 6pmWoodville: TBCEketahuna: TBC

Location: Dannevirke

17June
2022


Fundraising event 'Have kids they said!...'

With Krystyne Nation.Come have a laugh and a drink while I run you through my parenting journey so far grit and all and raise money at the same time!Tickets are $20.00 and available on Eventbrite

Location: Dannevirke

18June
2022


Woodville Street Market

Check out the range of crafts on offer at the local monthly street market.

Location: Woodville

19June
2022


Learning through Pounamu Workshop - Register by 13 June 2022

Cheery Peeti-Tapurau presents an intensive one-day workshop where participants will learn traditional Māori history, both metaphysical and material, and be taught waiata (song) and takutaku (prayer).You will have access to a unique opportunity to hand finish your own quality pounamu. An ideal taonga to keep in your family or pass on to someone special.

Location: Dannevirke

20June
2022


Kakahu - Cloak Day session. Night sessions also available

Contents of learnings karakia, waiata, kupu related to korowai. Learn how to make your own korowai using traditional and contemporary techniques

Location: Dannevirke

21June
2022


Explore Pūkaha this Matariki.

Matariki is a time to celebrate new life and connect to the environment around us!Pūkaha is the perfect spot for that, with manu (birds), reptiles, tuna (eels) and ngāi tipu (fauna) beaming with life!We are open for the first ever Matariki holiday on the 24th of June 2022, come for a walk in our ngahere (forest)!We have a few Matariki themed events happening in our reserve this June from Matariki and Manu tukutuku (kite) Workshops with REAP to a star treasure hunt.Make sure to follow @pukahawhanau on Facebook to learn more about Matariki and keep up to date with these events.

Location: Eketahuna

24June
2022


2022 Mangatainoka Motors Show & Shine Events - V8 Sunday

For further information and to register your vehicle, visit www.tuihq.co.nzStay up-to-date with event details head to our Facebook Page:https://www.facebook.com/events/627629634514679/https://www.changingroom.co.nz/shop/toki-motors-events/mangatainoka-motors-registration/ to register your ride. Just $10 per ride. Prize categories:Most Original People’s Choice Local Star (must be from Wairarapa or Tararua)Best in CategoryFurthest Travelled Star of the Show - $500 prize 2022 Mangatainoka Motors Show & Shine EventsThe remaining events for 2022 are:• Mangatainoka Motors Brits and Euro Car day – Sun 29th May• Mangatainoka Motors V8 Sunday – Sun 26th June• Mangatainoka Motors Japanese Car Day – Sun 31st July• Mangatainoka Motors Ford v Holden Day - Sun 28th Aug • Mangatainoka Motors Hot Rod Day - Sun 25th Sept • Mangatainoka Motors Two Wheels Day (all bikes welcome) Sun 30th Oct • Mangatainoka Motors Vintage Day Sun 27th Nov

Location: Pahiatua

26June
2022


Woodville Community Garden celebrates Matariki

Raranga workshop - Rongoā Workshop - Face painting - Hangi - Kai stalls happening ,bouncy castle....Will be held in Sports Stadium if weather is wet.

Location: Woodville

26June
2022


Addiction 101

Addiction 101 is a one-day workshop designed to increase awareness and reduce the stigma associated with addiction - both at work and in everyday life. During Addiction 101, you will: use Te Whare Tapa Whā to understand addiction and recoveryrecognise signs of addiction issuesrelate brain and body responses to addictionrespond supportively to people experiencing addiction issues.

Location: Dannevirke

30June
2022


Defensive Driving Course

Open to everyone including those on a Learner Licence, although is it recommended that 50 driving hours have been completed prior to attending the course. At the end of the classroom sessions a practical test will be held with the tutor. You must attend the whole course to get your certificate. Held Tuesdays and Thursdays until 21 July

Location: Dannevirke

12July
2022


2022 Mangatainoka Motors Show & Shine Events - Japanese Car Day

For further information and to register your vehicle, visit www.tuihq.co.nzStay up-to-date with event details head to our Facebook Page:https://www.facebook.com/events/627629634514679/https://www.changingroom.co.nz/shop/toki-motors-events/mangatainoka-motors-registration/ to register your ride. Just $10 per ride. Prize categories:Most Original People’s Choice Local Star (must be from Wairarapa or Tararua)Best in CategoryFurthest Travelled Star of the Show - $500 prize 2022 Mangatainoka Motors Show & Shine EventsThe remaining events for 2022 are:• Mangatainoka Motors Brits and Euro Car day – Sun 29th May• Mangatainoka Motors V8 Sunday – Sun 26th June• Mangatainoka Motors Japanese Car Day – Sun 31st July• Mangatainoka Motors Ford v Holden Day - Sun 28th Aug • Mangatainoka Motors Hot Rod Day - Sun 25th Sept • Mangatainoka Motors Two Wheels Day (all bikes welcome) Sun 30th Oct • Mangatainoka Motors Vintage Day Sun 27th Nov

Location: Pahiatua

31July
2022


Dannevirke Night Market

Check out the crafts and food night market at this wonderful night market. There will be crafts, coffee and great food!

Location: Dannevirke

08August
2022