WHAKATANE

The NZ Junior Rugby Festival preseason event is being held for the first time in Whakatāne in 2019! 

The festival will have the pleasure of hosting the Aix en Provence U14s all the way from France!! Additionally, 35 teams from around the country will attend to share in their passion for rugby to kick off their season in style!

Register your interest as early as possible because places in the draw fill up quick!

Event  Information

dates

dates

Fri 12 April 2019

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Sun 14 April 2019

Location

location

Whakatāne Rugby Park

Russell St

Whakatāne

Cost

Cost

Only $20/player

Teams

teams

Over 30 teams from right across the Northern regions of NZ! This year, we are looking forward to hosting an U13s/ U14s Aix En Provence team all the way from France!

Travel

Travel

We can take the stress out of the tour by putting together personalised travel and accommodation packages for your team no matter where you are travelling from!

We are working closely with Instep on a 10 year plan to become the most environmentally sustainable sporting event in the world

ECO-friendly

ECO-friendly

Grades

Grades

U10 / 43 kg

U11 / 49 kg

U12 / 57 kg

U13 / 68 kg

U14 / 73 kg

Whakatāne is one of the most beautiful and cultural centres of NZ! There is so much to do and the amazing Ohope beach is just over the hill! 
Click here to find out more about what you can do in your spare time!

attractions

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