Welcome to the dedicated page for media professionals interested in covering the Hilux New Zealand Rural Games 2017 – ‘sports that built the nation’.

The event takes place on The Square, central Palmerston North from 11-12 March 2017. The Running of the Wools takes place in downtown Feilding on Friday 10 March.

Details of how to apply for media accreditation will be posted nearer to the date. In the meantime, please contact us if you would like to be added to the media release distribution list.

We look forward to working with you to promote New Zealand’s farming heritage and rural sporting achievements around the world.

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