Northland Events Calendar

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The Kumara Box check out Ernie’s live Kumara show just 10 minutes drive from Dargaville . This amazing family farm is headed by Warren Suckling otherwise known locally as ‘Ernie the kumara king’. The tour starts in what was a kumara storage shed, today it is full of memorabilia collected by Ernie over the years from the regions past.Here Ernie tells stories of the farming history of the Kumara and also the region that you are visiting.

The Kumara Box Bookings are essential Phone: 09 439 7018 Email:

18 Aug 18

Bay of Islands Vintage Railway Fun Trivia Night Fundraiser

A fast moving lively night with quizzes, great auction items and raffles. There will 8 people per table.

The evening will have sets of quiz questions, in between quizzes there will be auctions.

Tickets are only $30 include a free drink on arrival and finger food and of course a whole lot of fun! Teams of 8, but you can buy individual tickets as well and we can team you up.

Tickets will be sale at the end of July, at Paihia Pharmacy, Paper Plus in Kerikeri and the 39 Gillies Cafe in Kawakawa.

25 Aug 18

Oliveti Olive Oil Awards 2018

Oliveti Olive Oil Awards 2018 to be held at the Olive Place Wellsford. (Closed Session)
Chief Judge Margaret Edwards ~ More news in the July News letter.
Your scientifically tested oils must be with Pauline Young by Wed 15th August.
Courier to Pauline Young, 297 Heatley Road Whakapirau RD1 Maungaturoto 0583.

2 Sep 18

Father's Day 2018 - Big Boys Heritage Toys

Vintage cars, $1 train rides, live displays, stalls, entertainment and more!

All enquires to Pioneer Village Kaikohe, 1A Recreation Road.
Phone: 09) 4010816

ALL funds raised go towards restoring THE ALEXANDER SAWMILL

30 Sep 18

Oliveti Field Day, Mini Expo and Awards Ceremony

At River Estate Olives, Whitford.
9.00am to 4.00pm. Details to follow. BYO food etc.

30 Sep 18

Okaihau Kaikohe Traverse

Kaikohe Rotary's Annual Family Run Run on the Okaihau-Kaikohe section of the Twin Coast Cycle Trail. Go to the website for Information and Registration.

6 Oct 18

"it!" Bay of Islands Food and Wine Festival

This years headline act is iconic Kiwi Band Flying My Pretties who will be led by frontman Barnaby Weir, who will be bringing a 12-person strong cast to Paihia for this performance. The full cast will be confirmed in the coming weeks." Leading up to Fly My Pretties we have all day entertainment with Troy Kingi, Automatic 80’s and JPG!

This Boutique Food and Wine Festival is in its 9th year. A successful recipe of fantastic food, wine, entertainment and friendly locals! Kid friendly!

15 Nov 18

Oliveti Newsletter contributions Cutoff Date

Send your contributions to by the 15th for publication on the 22nd Nov 2018.

9 Dec 18

Oliveti Field day and Xmas BBQ

Lets Find the original J5

7 Feb 19

Oliveti Newsletter contributions Cutoff Date

Send your contributions to by the 7th Feb 2019 for publication on the 12th Feb 2019.

17 Feb 19

Oliveti Field Day

Venue TBA

17 Mar 19

Oliveti AGM 2019

Venue and Guest Speaker TBA