Sports & Outdoors

Palmerston North City and Feilding has a year-round calendar of action, from world-class cycling events to competitive sports, equestrian and endurance challenges. Whether you're competing or on the sidelines cheering, thrills and spills are the name of the game, so get amongst the action today.

Brian Bernard Motorcycle Rider Training
Friday 22 December
Rider Training Track Days are for small groups with exclusive use of Manfeild and Taupo race tracks. These events are designed for all levels of road riders and racers to provide optimal track time with instruction ...
Venue:
Manfeild, Feilding, Feilding and District
Manawatu Racing Club - Boxing Day Races
Tuesday 26 December
Join Awapuni Racecourse for the Boxing Day Races - bring a picnic and relax in the family zone with free kids entertainment, or carry on the Christmas party in the Party Zone with live music throughout the day. ...
Venue:
Awapuni Racecourse, Palmerston North
Ramp Demolition Derby & Holden Saloon Speed Week
Wednesday 27 December
Holden Trade Club Saloon Speed Week hits town; organised by the legendary Golf Caddie Steve Williams. He brings 20 of New Zealand's fastest Mustangs, Corvettes, Camaro's and Commodore V8's to the Robertson Holden ...
Venue:
Central Energy Trust Arena, Palmerston North
Venue:
Awapuni Racecourse, Palmerston North
Interislander Summer Festival Awapuni Races
Saturday 6 January 2018
Gather the kids, pack the chilly bin, pop on your jandals and join Marton Jockey Club for a great day of racing at Awapuni Racecourse. There will be heaps of thoroughbred action to keep you entertained all day ...
Venue:
Awapuni Racecourse, Palmerston North
CDMTC Manfeild Motorcycle Fun Day
Sunday 7 January 2018
A fun day for motorcyclists, have a go with your bike on the track. Spectators are free, there is a cost to go on the track. The format for the day is that we run four classes as a rotation. Race bikes - anything ...
Venue:
Manfeild, Feilding, Feilding and District
Summer Swim School Holiday Lessons - Week One
Monday 8 January 2018 - Friday 12 January 2018
Makino Aquatic Centre Swim School Holiday Lessons are back for the Summer School Holidays! Lessons take place over the week Monday 8 - Friday 12 January and Monday 15 – Friday 19 January – Book for one week, or ...
Venue:
Makino Aquatic Centre, Feilding, Feilding and District
MotoTT Manfeild 2 Day Event
Saturday 13 January 2018 - Sunday 14 January 2018
MotoTT is sure to cater for your level of comfort…whether it’s your first time on the track or you’ve done a few track days before. On the circuit with other entrants that care as much about their vehicles and ...
Venue:
Manfeild, Feilding, Feilding and District
MotoTT Manfeild
Saturday 13 January 2018
MotoTT is sure to cater for your level of comfort…whether it’s your first time on the track or you’ve done a few track days before. On the circuit with other entrants that care as much about their vehicles and ...
Venue:
Manfeild, Feilding, Feilding and District
Summer Family Fun
Saturday 13 January 2018
Be at the Makino Aquatic Centre for Summer Family Fun, Saturday January 13th from 12pm! We will have inflatables set up, as well as face painting, a sausage sizzle and what every summer party needs - Ice creams! ...
Venue:
Makino Aquatic Centre, Feilding, Feilding and District
MotoTT Manfeild
Sunday 14 January 2018
MotoTT is sure to cater for your level of comfort…whether it’s your first time on the track or you’ve done a few track days before. On the circuit with other entrants that care as much about their vehicles and ...
Venue:
Manfeild, Feilding, Feilding and District
Summer Swim School Holiday Lessons - Week Two
Monday 15 January 2018 - Friday 19 January 2018
Makino Aquatic Centre Swim School Holiday Lessons are back for the Summer School Holidays! Lessons take place over the week Monday 8 - Friday 12 January and Monday 15 – Friday 19 January – Book for one week, or ...
Venue:
Makino Aquatic Centre, Feilding, Feilding and District
Manfeild Test Day 1
Friday 26 January 2018
Manfeild test days are for competition cars and motorcycles only. Gates open at 8am – entrance via Rata Street. Cost is $120 (per rider/driver) for full day, Half day (1pm to 4pm) is $80 and you can pay on the ...
Venue:
Manfeild, Feilding, Feilding and District
Gravel and Tar
Saturday 27 January 2018
The Gravel and Tar is a new cycling concept designed not only to engage cyclists at all levels, but also showcase the beautiful Manawatu region. The headline event, named the 'Gravel and Tar Classic’ has been been...
Venue:
The Square, Palmerston North
Retro Ride
Saturday 27 January 2018
Dig out your retro gear and get your bikes ready! On Saturday 27 January, Palmy will be celebrating all things cycling as the Gravel and Tar rolls into town. We thought we’d help kick things off in style with our ...
Venue:
Cyclista Cafe, Palmerston North
Woodville International Moto-Cross - NZ MX Grand Prix
Saturday 27 January 2018 - Sunday 28 January 2018
Woodville Moto-Cross (MX for short) has a 57-year old reputation of being the biggest stand alone event of its kind in New Zealand. It's known for its full on action packed races covering Mini, junior, Senior & ...
Venue:
Manawatu Gorge Scenic Reserve, Woodville, Tararua
Hawke's Bay United vs Eastern Suburbs - NZ Football
Sunday 28 January 2018
Top Flight footy returns to Palmy as Hawke's Bay United take a home game on the road to celebrate their partnership with Central Football. Football fans in the Manawatu are invited along to Memorial Park to make some...
Venue:
Memorial Park, Palmerston North, Palmerston North
Manfeild Test Day 2
Friday 2 February 2018
Manfeild test days are for competition cars and motorcycles only. Gates open at 8am – entrance via Rata Street. Cost is $120 (per rider/driver) for full day, Half day (1pm to 4pm) is $80 and you can pay on the ...
Venue:
Manfeild, Feilding, Feilding and District
ENZED Superstock Teams Champs - Qualifying
Saturday 3 February 2018
This is the big one! The Superstock Teams Champs first won by the Palmerston North B Team in 1981. Defending champions the Hawkes Bay Hawke Eyes will face a strong challenge from the Worlds best SuperStock Team ...
Venue:
Central Energy Trust Arena, Palmerston North
2018 Manawatu Backyard Cricket Championships
Saturday 3 February 2018
The mighty Manawatu Backyard Cricket Championships takes place out in Rongotea at the Rongotea Tavern. Backyard Cricket just got serious! Sign ya team up now and get some practice in beforehand! Info: Squad: 5-a-side...
Venue:
Rongotea Tavern, Rongotea, Feilding and District