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Sponsors of the Kawerau National Woodskills competition

16 August 2019

We are excited to sponsor the annual National Woodskills Competition in Kawerau this year. Kawerau is steeped in its history as a mill town and the Woodskills Competition is the jewel in the crown of Woodfest. This hugely popular event draws crowds from all over the country every year.

Come along and see demonstrations of the finer side of wood crafting with an incredible level of artistic skill and creativity. There are some very talented woodworkers and woodturners that enter this competition from all over New Zealand.


  • Friday 27th September and Saturday 29th September, 10am - 4pm
  • Sunday 30th September, 10am - 2pm


  • Kawerau Town Hall, Kawerau

Door entry:

  • Adult: $10
  • Children under 12: FREE (accompanied by an adult)
  • Senior Citizens: $5 (with GOLDCARD)

Find out more on their website here.