The Great Whangarei Santa Run

Whats On

Join us for "The Great Whangarei Santa Run" Date and Time: Sunday, December 17th at 10 am Location: The Hatea Loop, starting and finishing on the Canopy Bridge Get ready for a jolly good time as we come together for a festive and fun-filled event!

Whether you're a Santa soloist, part of a Santa group, an animal Santa, or a family of Santa's, everyone is welcome to join in the merriment.

We'll be running or walking anti-clockwise around the scenic Hatea Loop, spreading holiday cheer as we go. And don't forget to dress up in your best Santa outfit!

All types of Santa attire are encouraged, so get creative and show off your festive spirit. 

The main goal of this event is simple: Have FUN! Let's make this a day to remember with as many Santa's as possible coming together in the spirit of joy and celebration.

If you have any questions or need more information, feel free to post your queries on the event page or send us a private message. We're here to help! After the run, join us for a prize-giving ceremony and a Koha sausage sizzle.

All donations collected will be used to purchase perishable items for Christmas Kai Boxes, spreading kindness and holiday spirit to those in need.

Mark your calendars, gather your Santa squad, and let's make "The Great WHANGAREI Santa Run" an unforgettable holiday tradition!

How to Find Us

Hatea Loop, Whangarei

Event Dates

Sunday 17 December 2023