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Friday, 22nd September 2017 - Sunday, 1st October 2017
All Day

Kawerau Town
Kawerau, Kawerau


Kawerau Woodfest attracts around 12,000 people during Woodfest week, in 2017 the visiting public can expect more wood themed fun and activities for New Zealand’s Premier festival celebrating all things wood.

Entry forms and details for the National Woodskills Competition are now available.

Kawerau is steeped in its history as a mill town and with the Woodskills Competition as the jewel in the crown of Woodfest, it is the ultimate event encompassing all things wood.

The National Woodskills Competition held in the Ron Hardie Recreation Centre demonstrates the finer side of wood crafting with an incredible level of artistic skill and creativity always leaving the visiting public amazed. Following its success last year this year will be the 2nd to include Raranga (Weaving in Wearable, Traditional, Contemporary and Sculptural formats).


Kawerau Woodfest Calendar

For more information, contact Kawerau District Council - Phone: 073069009