Kiwi Fun Run & Walk: Scheduled 118 Wharekaho Road, Whitianga Event
Children running on grass with sea view behind

Kiwi Fun Run & Walk

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Event info

Event Date
October 03, 2020 - 10:00am
End Date
October 03, 2020

Wharekaho (Simpsons Beach)
118 Wharekaho Road, Whitianga
All ages
Priced from $10
Additional fees may apply

Event information may be subject to change. Please confirm details with event organisers.
Kiwi Fun Run & Walk logo

Have you always wanted to run or walk up to the 'Sign to the Kiwi'? Grab your mates, family and be part of the first ever Kiwi Fun Run!

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Kiwi Fun Run in Whitianga

Here is your chance to run up to the Whitianga landmark Kiwi and then on to the Repeater Station if you wish. Commencing at Wharekaho (Simpsons Beach) Campground, the run or walk will take you up a climb with stunning views across the bay. Remember it's all down hill on the return trip!

Run or walk to the kiwi or transmitter above Wharekaho (Simpsons Beach)

  • 5km up to the Kiwi
  • 7km Kiwi and transmitter
  • $10 per person or $40 per family (payments cash or EFTPOS)
  • Please note that Covid-19 Event protocol may apply.

Whitianga Family Fun

Bring your friends or whole family, there will be a sausage sizzle and cold drinks and coffee available. Perhaps bring a picnic for lunch afterwards - make it a day out these school holidays!

  • 10am – Registration starts at 10am Simpsons Beach campground
  • 10.50am – Registration Ends
  • 11am – Race starts
  • 12pm – Complimentary sausage sizzle, music and enjoy a swim
  • 1pm – Final walker expected home
  • 1.30pm – Event ends. 

Please see the Facebook events page for more details, rules, course outline and instructions. Contact Nick Reader 021 632721 for more information. 

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