Cultural in Paihia, Waitangi & Haruru

Waitangi Day

Various ceremonial events at Waitangi Treaty Grounds on 6 February, including speeches, a naval salute and an annual outing for the huge waka taua (war canoe) Ngātokimatawhaorua. The day then continues with food, mu…
Food & Drink in Paihia, Waitangi & Haruru

It! Bay of Islands Food & Wine Festival

A day of food, wine and well-known Kiwi musicians in Paihia.
Sports in Paihia, Waitangi & Haruru

Bay of Islands Beast

Held in July, the Beast is billed as a 7km 'run, walk, crawl' event, featuring around 1000 participants in costume trudging along muddy tracks.