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2014 RISE Fly Fishing Film Festival

2014 RISE Fly Fishing Film Festival

The world’s most extensive fishing film festival RISE will screen in New Zealand theatres between August 25th and September 11th. The festival locations include Auckland, Hamilton, Rotorua, Taupo, Hawkes Bay, Palmerston North, Wellington, Nelson, Christchurch and Dunedin.   In its […]

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August 18, 2014 at 4:12 pmAustralia Event Fishing NZ

Crankworx is Coming to Rotorua!

Crankworx is Coming to Rotorua!

Some of the biggest news in mountain biking was announced over the weekend: Rotorua is the newest stop on the Crankworx circuit. Mountain biking’s defining celebration is breaking new trail and setting the course for the future of the sport. […]

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August 18, 2014 at 12:26 pmBike Event MTB NZ

Burton Party in Your Park

Burton Party in Your Park

This weekend Burton are hosting the first “Party in Your Park” event at Mt Hutt. It’s a FREE grassroots ride day and park jam for all ages and abilities. It’s happening this Sunday 17th August 11am-1pm, registrations open 10am. There’s going to […]

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August 14, 2014 at 11:17 amEvent NZ Snow Snowboarding Uncategorized

Skyline MTB Gravity Park opens in Rotorua

Skyline MTB Gravity Park opens in Rotorua

On Saturday Skyline Rotorua opened New Zealand’s first all year-round gondola assisted downhill mountain bike park. Riders have access to an 8.5 kilometer trail network at MTB Gravity Park. Eleven gondolas can carry four riders and their bikes, allowing up […]

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August 13, 2014 at 9:55 amBike MTB NZ Outdoor

Outdoor Recreation Groups Get Financial Boost

Outdoor Recreation Groups Get Financial Boost

Tramping, hunting and mountain biking clubs across the country are going to benefit from a $700,000 grant from the Community Conservation Partnership Fund for 107 back country projects. The 107 projects include maintaining 36 backcountry huts, 670 kilometres of track and […]

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August 7, 2014 at 4:31 pmMTB NZ Outdoor

Billabong Pro Tahiti Draws Near

Billabong Pro Tahiti Draws Near

The sparkling waters surrounding Tahiti’s islands are set to take centre stage when they host the 15th Billabong Pro on August 15-26 2014.   Each year from May through to November, a small Tahitian village named Teahupoo is struck by […]

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August 6, 2014 at 11:37 amAustralia NZ Outdoor Uncategorized