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Get Lost // In Manawatū

So, you think Manawatū is all clock towers and turbines? 

It’s about time you get lost! 

Our region rewards those who follow their nose and get off the beaten track...

Ok sure, we offer epic trails to shread, food to die for, and boutiques escapes a plenty, but the special thing about Manawatū is the chance to cut your own track to your next adventure. 

To help you on your way, we've got two awesome giveaways where you and three friends could win a weekend's adventure to uncovering the real Manawatū. 

Win a Weekend in Manawatū

Enter to win our cycling or hiking weekend away in Manawatū, both worth more than $1,000! Check out the prize packs below:

On your bike // Prize Pack

Manawatū Cycleway
• One night stay at city hotel/motel
Awastone shuttle x 4 people (pick up from Palmerston North i-SITE and transported to Awastone)
• Breakfast at Awastone Riverside Café
• One night stay at Makoura Lodge with dinner included

Take a hike // Prize Pack

Ridge Top Farm Glamping - Two Day Farm Walk
• 2 nights glamping x 4 people
• Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner provided
• Private access to wo farm walks: Mountain View Loop - 13km & Farmland Loop - 5km

Competition entries are open from 23rd November 2021 to 13 February 2022. Good Luck!

NEED SOME INSPO?

We've got you covered! Whether you're after an adrenaline packed weekend or a chance to reconnect with your whanāu, friend and nature. Take a peak at what your missing.
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TAKE TO THE RANGES - 3 walks in 3 days

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On your bike // top tracks

Whether you’re a lover of fat wheels or thin, strap on your helmet and shred some epic trails! From off-road adventures to family-friendly tracks, there’s something for all who venture our way.
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Take a hike // top trails

Lace up your boots and take to the tracks. From overnight tramps in the Ruahine Ranges, to daytime strolls under the towering tōtaras, we’ve got the lot. So, whatever you’re seeking, it’s time to get amongst the wilderness and see what we’re made of.
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Let's get lost!

There is an incredible array of sights to be seen in Manawatū with ancient native bush walks to adrenaline packed activities. Use the regional map to help plan your stay.
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