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.

Canoe Polo
Friday 2 March - Friday 13 April
The Makino runs Social Canoe Polo on Friday nights during the school term! Equipment is provided and all are welcome. For safety reasons, you must be able to reach the foot pedals to participate. Duration: Games ...
Venue:
Makino Aquatic Centre, Feilding, Feilding and District
Water Play - Babies to Children Under 5
Friday 2 March - Friday 13 April
Water Play is an ideal time to bring your child down to have fun, play and explore the water. We will have a number of water toys available for your little one to enjoy. Water play runs every Wednesday and Friday ...
Venue:
Makino Aquatic Centre, Feilding, Feilding and District
Manawatu Car Club Suicide Support Charity Cruise
Saturday 3 March
Charity drive around Manfeild Circuit Chris Amon to raise money for Manchester House – Suicide Support. Manchester House Social Services has been operating for 43 years and is completely community owned and ...
Venue:
Manfeild, Feilding, Feilding and District
Manawatu Car Club Drift Practice – Manji March
Saturday 3 March
**Main Track Drift Practise** (There will be a all day Hard Park on the grass area by the pits, all vehicles welcome—free entry). This is solely drifting only. Maximum for 45 cars. Three Groups. Group 1: ...
Venue:
Manfeild, Feilding, Feilding and District
Palmerston North Parkrun
Saturday 3 March - Saturday 5 January 2019
Free 5km timed run or walk along our beautiful riverside walkway. Every Saturday, 8am from the Fitzherbert Bridge. Register at www.parkrun.co.nz/register for your own personal barcode, and remember to bring it ...
Venue:
Manawatu Riverside Walkway, Palmerston North
Apiti Mountain Bike Ride
Sunday 4 March
Charity fundraiser for the Apiti Community Hall. Come and enjoy the thrills and spills of off road Mountain Bike riding across private farmland including a river crossing and cross country riding. Cost per person...
Venue:
Apiti Hall, Apiti, Feilding and District
Manawatu Walking Festival
Friday 9 March - Sunday 11 March
The Manawatu Walking Festival has 12 different guided walks catering for all fitness types. The festival starts with a Sunset Beach walk and ends on Sunday with an award-winning Vineyard walk with picnic lunch and a ...
Venue:
Te Manawa Museum of Art, Science and History, Palmerston North
XRACE
Friday 9 March
XRACE is a family mystery adventure race where family teams (made up of one parent and one child, aged 6-14 years old) race together. Teams must locate and complete 10 mystery challenges, racing the clock and all the ...
Venue:
Lido Aquatic Centre, Palmerston North
Bisset Honda Mini Rides
Friday 9 March
Join in for another fantastic season of fun, riding, prizes, giveaways, food and entertainment. Classes up to 125cc 4-stroke. Up to 80cc 2-stroke. No kids quads please. Sign in is from 5:00pm–5:45pm. Riding starts at ...
Venue:
JD Cleghorn's Property, Woodville, Tararua
The Bush Cycle Tour 2018
Sunday 11 March
Road cycle events catering for everyone with the following distances: - 117km MacDougalls ride - 55km Christie Stone Co ride - 15km Tour de Toki ride - 5km Paperplus Kids Flyer. This year we are introducing the ...
Venue:
Tui Headquarters, Mangatainoka, Tararua
St. Patrick's Day Golf Tournament
Saturday 17 March
The Pahiatua Rotary Club are putting on a St. Patrick's Day Golf Tournament. Meet at 10:30am and Shot gun start at 11:30am. Prizes for best dressed, winners. Haggles, raffles, auction. BBQ on course all day and a light ...
Venue:
Pahiatua Golf Club, Mangatainoka, Tararua
Sanitarium Weet-Bix Kids TRYathlon
Tuesday 20 March
This iconic annual event is part of the world’s largest U16 triathlon series and has inspired Kiwi children for more than two decades to get moving in a friendly and supportive environment where the emphasis is on ...
Venue:
Ongley Park, Palmerston North
V 4 & Rotary North Island Jamboree
Saturday 24 March - Sunday 25 March
2018 4 & Rotary North Island Jamboree. In association with V Energy NZ, NAC Insurance, Meguiars NZ and Partmaster. Competitor entries open early December. Event information: Chrome Expression Session Cruising, ...
Venue:
Manfeild, Feilding, Feilding and District
Dual Code Harness - Greyhound Racing
Thursday 29 March
Another action packed night of racing at the Manawatu Harness raceway showcasing a dual code event with both Harness and Greyhounds racing throughout the evening. This promises to be a great night out for the family with...
Venue:
Manawatu Harness Racing Club, Palmerston North
Feilding Rugby Football Club 140th Birthday Celebrations
Thursday 29 March - Sunday 1 April
The Feilding R.F.C. ("Yellows") will be celebrating 140 years of existence over Easter weekend in 2018. All past and present members/players/supporters/sponsors/coaches/managers and friends are encouraged to attend....
Venue:
Feilding Rugby Football Club, Feilding, Feilding and District
Feilding Rugby Club 140th Jubilee
Thursday 29 March - Sunday 1 April
We are getting geared up to make Easter 2018 a huge celebration of Feilding Yellows 140 years: 1878 to 2018. More details will follow but to give you some idea the weekend will include: - 29 March - Get together - ...
Venue:
Feilding Rugby Football Club, Feilding, Feilding and District
Central Districts Motorcycle Touring Club Inc. Track Day
Saturday 31 March
Motorcycle track day. An opportunity for road riding motorcyclists to experience riding around a race track under controlled conditions. For our next Manfeild open day, we are allowing prepaid entries guaranteeing your ...
Venue:
Manfeild, Feilding, Feilding and District
Courtesy Ford Manawatu Sire's Produce Stakes Day
Saturday 31 March
Join us for the prestigious Courtesy Ford Manawatu Sire's Produce Stakes Raceday featuring New Zealand's premier 2YO Group 1 Race. Entertainment includes The Plaza Fashion on the Field, featuring the Most Eligible ...
Venue:
Awapuni Racing Centre , Palmerston North
All Ford Day
Sunday 1 April
Open to all Fords old, new and in any condition. Coffee cart available, close to shops, cafes etc. Entry fee for show cars gold coin - Public free.
Venue:
Railway Land, Palmerston North
Venue:
Awapuni Racing Centre , Palmerston North