Events

Events

All our Norwood teams are actively involved in their local communities and  like to get out and about at events.

See what's coming up near you soon and perhaps we'll see you there!

FMG Young Farmer of the Year Grand Finals

FMG Young Farmer Of The Year - East Coast

29 February 2020

Practical Day Venue: CHB Showgrounds, 8am - 3pm

Evening Venue: CHB Theatre

The Best of the East Coast Region battle it out to see who will represent the region in the Grand Final of the FMG Young Farmer of the Year!

Practical Events for; the FMG Young Farmer of the Year, FMG Junior Young Farmer of the Year and AgriKidsNZ Compeitions.

To Purchase your ticket for evening show head to the link: https://www.trybooking.com/nz/book/event?eid=2305&

Taranaki Ballance Farm Environment Awards

East Coast Ballance Farm Environment Awards

4 March 2020

Bushmere Arms, 673 Matawai Road, Gisborne

The Ballance Farm Environment Awards recognises and celebrates good farm practices which promotes sustainable land management through an annual awards programme across 11 regions throughout New Zealand.

To buy tickets visit: https://events.nzfeatrust.org.nz/event/2020BFEAEST/

Northland Field Days

Northland Field Days

5 - 7 March 2020

33 Awakino Point East Road, Dargaville

Whether you are interested in tractors of the 1940s or the latest farming innovations and technology or simply want a great day out with the family, the Northland Field days are for you.

We are the biggest 3-day agricultural event in Northland.

Open to the public from 9 am - 4.30 pm Thursday and Friday and 9 am to 3.30pm Saturday - come and join us!

For more information visit:  http://northlandfielddays.co.nz/

Amuri A & P Show

7 March 2020

Amuri Show Grounds, Heaton Street, Rotherham

The 103rd Amuri Show is a day for the whole family.

Horse and Sheep classes judged at venue on show day.

On Farm Beef and Dairy classes judged Tuesday of Show week.

Steer riding, Sheep Counting, vast range of trade exhibitors, Wearable Arts, Arable, Cooking and Home Industries, Poultry, Art, Flowers, Vegetables and Fruits, Needlework and Handcraft and plenty more!

A great range of delicious food available. 

Morrinsville A & P Show

Morrinsville A & P Show

7 March 2020

Morrinsville Recreation Ground

The A&P Show is a two day event, usually held over the first weekend in March, come rain or shine.

The Show hosts numerous competitive events including equestrian, beef, dairy, alpacas, dogs & goats. It also provides a great day out with entertainment for the whole family. Markets, gourmet food, beer garden, fairground, fun activities, giveaways, stalls & much more for everyone to enjoy!

For more information visit http://www.morrinsvilleshow.co.nz/

Taranaki Ballance Farm Environment Awards

Canterbury Ballance Farm Environment Awards

11 March 2020

Rydges Latimer Christchurch, 30 Latimer Square, Christchurch

The Ballance Farm Environment Awards recognises and celebrates good farm practices which promotes sustainable land management through an annual awards programme across 11 regions throughout New Zealand.

To buy tickets visit:  https://events.nzfeatrust.org.nz/event/2020BFEACAN/

Wanaka A & P Show

Wanaka A & P Show

13 and 14 March 2020

Upper Clutha A&P Showgrounds, on the corner of Ardmore and McDougall Streets, Wanaka

Run over two marvelous days, the Wanaka A&P Show attracts around 40,000 people each year.

For more information visit:  https://www.wanakashow.co.nz/

Cheviot A & P Show

14 March 2020

Showgrounds, 54 Seddon Street, Cheviot

An Agricultural and Pastoral Show including horses, sheep, cattle, steer riding, shearing, dog and sheep dog trails.

Also shed classes including wool, woodcraft, vegetables and fruit, home industries, cookery, flowers, handcraft, photography, and art.

Pony and sheep dog trail judging gets the event under way followed by the sheep, cattle and most of the shed sections at 9.30am.

Photography and art are pre-judged.

Ford Ranger New Zealand Rural Games

Ford Ranger New Zealand Rural Games

14 and 15 March 2020

The Square, Palmerston North

The New Zealand Rural Games is New Zealand’s premier celebration of rural sports.

A great family weekend of traditional sports, entertainment and heaps of opportunities to have a go.

For more information visit https://www.ruralgames.co.nz/

Manawatu Relay for Life 2020

Manawatu Relay for Life 2020

14 and 15 March 2020 

Massey University - Hokowhitu Campus, Centennial Drive, Palmerston North

For more information visit https://www.eventfinda.co.nz/2020/manawatu-relay-for-life-2020/palmerston-north

Taranaki Ballance Farm Environment Awards

Waikato Ballance Farm Environment Awards

18 March 2020

Sir Don Rowlands Centre, 601 Maungatautari Road, Lake Karapiro

The Ballance Farm Environment Awards recognises and celebrates good farm practices which promotes sustainable land management through an annual awards programme across 11 regions throughout New Zealand.

To buy tickets visit:  https://events.nzfeatrust.org.nz/event/2020BFEAWAI/

Taranaki Ballance Farm Environment Awards

Horizons Ballance Farm Environment Awards

19 March 2020

Silks Lounge, Awapuni Racecourse, Awapuni Function Centre, Palmerston North

The Ballance Farm Environment Awards recognises and celebrates good farm practices which promotes sustainable land management through an annual awards programme across 11 regions throughout New Zealand.

To buy tickets visit:  http://events.nzfeatrust.org.nz/event/2020BFEAHOR/

Central Districts Field Days

Central Districts Field Days

19 - 21 March 2012

Manfeild Park, Feilding

New Zealand's largest regional agricultural event, with over 600 exhibitors and 25,000 visitors over three days.

For more information visit www.cdfielddays.co.nz

FMG Young Farmer of the Year Grand Finals

FMG Young Farmer of the Year - Aorangi Regional Final

21 March 2020

Practical Day Venue: Methven A&P Show, 8am - 3pm

Evening Venue: Mt Hutt Memorial Hall

The Best of the Aorangi Region battle it out to see who will represent the region in the Grand Final of the FMG Young Farmer of the Year!

Practical Events for; the FMG Young Farmer of the Year, FMG Junior Young Farmer of the Year and AgriKidsNZ Compeitions.

To Purchase your ticket for evening show head to the link:  https://www.trybooking.com/nz/book/event?eid=2306&

Hawarden A & P Show

21 March 2020

The Show Grounds, Hawarden

The event runs for one day a year from 8am - 5pm and can best be described as the Hurunui Community putting Hurunui and District on show. The families involved come from all aspects of the Hurunui community - farmers, business people, school teachers, students, retirees - everyone young and old!

For more information visit: http://www.hawardenshow.co.nz/

Taranaki Ballance Farm Environment Awards

Auckland Ballance Farm Environment Awards

25 March 2020

Holiday Inn Auckland Airport, 2 Ascot Road, Mangere, Auckland

The Ballance Farm Environment Awards recognises and celebrates good farm practices which promotes sustainable land management through an annual awards programme across 11 regions throughout New Zealand.

To buy tickets visit:  http://events.nzfeatrust.org.nz/event/2020BFEAAKL/

Taranaki Ballance Farm Environment Awards

Northland Ballance Farm Environment Awards

26 March 2020

Copthorne Hotel and Resort Bay of Islands, Copthorne Hotel and Resort Bay of Islands, Tau Henare Drive, Paihia

The Ballance Farm Environment Awards recognises and celebrates good farm practices which promotes sustainable land management through an annual awards programme across 11 regions throughout New Zealand.

To buy tickets visit:  http://events.nzfeatrust.org.nz/event/2020BFEANTH/

Farmlands AgFest West Coast

27 and 28 March 2020

Greymouth Aerodrome

Farmlands AgFest recognises the importance of the agricultural sector on the West Coast. The purpose of the event is to give people in the rural sector the opportunity to showcase their business, to celebrate the agricultural industry and its significance to all businesses on and around the Coast. Come along and you’ll experience every inch of farming in New Zealand; from the latest in dairy sheds to the best gumboots to wear in them. You’ll see the latest in farming vehicles and implements, stock care, health and safety, and much more.

For more information visit https://www.agfest.co.nz/

FMG Young Farmer of the Year Grand Finals

FMG Young Farmer of the Year - Tasman Regional Final

28 March 2020

Practical Day Venue: Malvern A&P Show - Sheffield, 8am - 3pm

Evening Venue: Darfield Recreation and Community Centre

The Best of the Tasman Region battle it out to see who will represent the region in the Grand Final of the FMG Young Farmer of the Year!

Practical Events for; the FMG Young Farmer of the Year, FMG Junior Young Farmer of the Year and AgriKidsNZ Compeitions.

To purchase your ticket for evening show head to the link: https://www.trybooking.com/nz/book/event?eid=2307&

Malvern A & P Show

28 March 2020

Sheffield Domain, Great Alpine Highway (SH 73 Rapid No 3634791), Sheffield

Malvern show has it all... and guarantees the kids will go home for a good nights sleep! So come along for the best rural day out in Canterbury!

Taranaki Ballance Farm Environment Awards

Otago Ballance Farm Environment Awards

2 April 2020

Glenroy Auditorium, Harrop Street, Dunedin

The Ballance Farm Environment Awards recognises and celebrates good farm practices which promotes sustainable land management through an annual awards programme across 11 regions throughout New Zealand.

To buy tickets visit:  http://events.nzfeatrust.org.nz/event/2020BFEAOTG/

Taranaki Ballance Farm Environment Awards

Southland Ballance Farm Environment Awards

3 April 2020

Ascot Park Hotel, Cnr Tay Street and Racecourse Road, Invercargill

The Ballance Farm Environment Awards recognises and celebrates good farm practices which promotes sustainable land management through an annual awards programme across 11 regions throughout New Zealand.

To buy tickets visit:  http://events.nzfeatrust.org.nz/event/2020BFEASTH/

FMG Young Farmer of the Year Grand Finals

FMG Young Farmer of the Year - Otago/Southland Regional Final

4 April 2020

Practical Day Venue: Riverton Rugby Club Grounds, 8am - 3pm

Evening Venue: Wallacetown Hall

The Best of the Otago/Southland Region battle it out to see who will represent the region in the Grand Final of the FMG Young Farmer of the Year! 

Practical Events for; the FMG Young Farmer of the Year, FMG Junior Young Farmer of the Year and AgriKidsNZ Compeitions.

To Purchase your ticket for evening show head to the link: https://www.trybooking.com/nz/book/event?eid=2309&

Oxford Annual Show

Oxford Annual Show

4 April 2020

Oxford Show Grounds, 26 Bay Road, Oxford

Bringing town and country together to enjoy some country hospitality.

For more information visit http://www.oxfordapshow.co.nz/oxford-show.html

Taranaki Ballance Farm Environment Awards

Taranaki Ballance Farm Environment Awards

7 April 2020

Devon Hotel, 390 Devon Street East, New Plymouth

The Ballance Farm Environment Awards recognises and celebrates good farm practices which promotes sustainable land management through an annual awards programme across 11 regions throughout New Zealand.

To buy tickets visit: http://events.nzfeatrust.org.nz/event/2020BFEATNK/

Taranaki Ballance Farm Environment Awards

Greater Wellington Ballance Farm Environment Awards

8 April 2020

Carterton Event Centre, Carterton Events Centre, 50 Holloway Street, Carterton 

The Ballance Farm Environment Awards recognises and celebrates good farm practices which promotes sustainable land management through an annual awards programme across 11 regions throughout New Zealand.

To buy tickets visit:  http://events.nzfeatrust.org.nz/event/2020BFEAWGN/

Miraka and Norwood Charity Golf Tournament

6th May 2020

Mihi whakatau (welcome) at 9.45am. Shotgun start at 10.45am

Wairakei Golf + Sanctuary, Taupo

Against the backdrop of one of New Zealand’s most stunning golf courses we will be raising money to support Farmstrong, a programme dedicated to delivering health and wellbeing initiatives to rural New Zealanders so they can get the most out of life and work.

Format: Team Stableford (teams of 4)

Registration Cost: $1,739 + GST per team of 4. Includes golf cart, pre-dinner drinks and canapes, and a 2 course seated dinner

To register visit www.trybooking.co.nz/CDF

Evening: Golf will be followed by a charity auction and dinner

National Fieldays

National Fieldays

10 - 13 June 2020

Mystery Creek Events Centre, Hamilton

Fieldays is the Southern Hemisphere’s largest agricultural event and the ultimate launch platform for cutting edge technology and innovation. Whether you are from in town or out in the country, a Fieldays veteran or visiting for the first time, Fieldays has something for everyone.

For additional information or to buy tickets online visit http://www.fieldays.co.nz/.

NZ Primary Industries Conference

NZ Primary Industries Conference

24 and 25 June 2020

Te Papa Tongarewa, Wellington

Primary Industries New Zealand will be a platform and focal point for New Zealand decision-makers and influencers involved in the primary industries value chain from producers through to research and science communities, technologists, marketers, Iwi and government to hear key analysis and expert insight informing the outlook for a sustainable future.

Click here for more information:  https://primaryindustries.co.nz/

Matamata A & P Show

3 October 2020

Station Road, Matamata

The show encompasses everything that is rural and brings it to the township of Matamata along with its traditional values.

On site visitors will be treated to everything on show from the best in cattle and sheep plus the competitive equestrian riders.

For lovers of the battle between sheep and man there is the traditional sheepdog trial which is always a fascinating battle of mind and wills.

But it's not just about herding sheep, the racing stripes are brought out for the ever popular sheep racing. 

A major feature of the day is the popular equestrian events featuring the cream of the Waikato's top event riders and their horses.