Events in Northland

12 May - 30 Jun 17

What I can't put in Words | Exhibition

A Retrospective Exhibition of mixed media work by Julia Reinholt, with guest artist Raewyn Smith and photographs by Colin Harrison.

8 Jul 17


Tara Retreat is hosting a one-day, hands-on kinesiology workshop. Learn how to do muscle testing and key lymphatic drainage, neurovascular and accumulation points that can release stored emotions in ourselves, clients, friends or family members.
The workshop will be run by Jeannine de Vere Hunt NZRK, who has been involved with kinesiology since 1995 and runs clinics in Whangarei and Auckland. Accommodation also available. Costs $250 - limited to just 10. Ring Glen 02102797970 or email

8 Jul 17

Bay of Islands Beast Mud Run Community Street Party

8th July – 4 pm – 8 pm

Come and join in with Paihia’s Mid-Winter Street Party! There will be tasty food on offer, local vineyards and a bar in the main street which is closed off. Dance to some awesome tunes from JPG. This is a family affair – Magician, face painting and fun!

For those who did the Bay of Islands Beast Mud Run the prize giving will be at 4pm at the Street Party.

Fun for all the family! It is free to come along and join in the fun! Restaurants, bars and shops will be open – bringing

13 - 16 Jul 17

Russell Birdman Festival

Its wild, wacky and so much fun!! Lots of fun leading up to the Birdman jump which is on Saturday. Some of the fun activities on are The ITM Corflute Boat Building, The Drag Race, The Wok Cook Off, Fancy Dress, spaghetti eating and more! The Birdman Jump itself is at 2pm. We also have Captain Festus McBoyle and his motley crew entertaining us all day!

To enter the Birdman competition visit the website.