Planning Your Visit

Getting There

Friday’s event is based in Palmerston North at PN Boys High and Queen Elizabeth College. Somewhere in the vicinity of 40°20’59.4″S 175°36’22.7″E.

All forest events are accessed from Waitarere Beach. Come down to the village from Hwy 1.

Saturday’s event centre is in the village domain
Sunday’s event in the southern forest
Monday’s event is in the northern forest.

Look for the signposts to the event centres.


There is local accommodation at Waitarere Beach, including the local holiday parks

There are more options in nearby Levin, Palmerston North, Otaki (and Otaki Beach), Foxton (and Foxton Beach), Himitangi Beach and the surrounding regions.

Regional Attractions

There are cafés, restaurants, and a 4 Square with coffee and baking as well as one of the many beaches around the region.