Manawatū River Improvement Festival – Te Oranga o Te Awa

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Join us for a day of celebration to mark the re-opening of the Manawatū River Loop Reserve.

Find out more about projects aimed at improving the quality of our awa.

What's on and where

  • River Loop Reserve: Peanut Slab, Sparkles, Jerome Kavanagh, kapa haka, Chinese Dragon, Food trucks, water sports, exhibitions
  • Te Awahou Nieuwe Stroom: Games, dunk tank, sculpture and photography exhibitions, windmill tours, horse-drawn team rides.
  • Whare Manaaki: Carving exhibition
  • Historic Nye Cottage, MavTech (historic movies) and the Pool Hall (historic photo exhibition) will be open.

Bring the family and relax on the banks of the Manawatū River Loop in Foxton.



  • Saturday, February 27, 2021 | 10:00 AM - 03:00 PM


Te Awahou Nieuwe Stroom, 92 Main Street, Foxton 4814  View Map

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