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Wanganui Fire Brigade Kids Competition

Sunday May 22-Sunday May 29th
Hey Kids! If you’re 14 or under have we got a competition for you!
Displayed in the shop windows listed below are objects relating to the Wanganui Fire Brigade. Discover them all and go into the draw to win a front seat in a fire truck during the parade.
Place the number of the item to the shop, deliver your entry form to Mainstreet Wanganui, 36 Ridgway Street.
Click here to down load the entry form

150th Fire Brigade Anniversary

Wanganui Fire Brigade Appliance Parade - Saturday June 4 - 12 noon - Victoria Avenue followed by Live Music, Fire Safety demonstrations, activities for children, roaming performers and a giant lolly scramble at Majestic from between 1 and 1.30


Kiwi Kids can Cook

Kiwi Kids can Cook is an initiative whose mission is solely to get kids hooked on cooking. new zealands hottest junior cook v3 auckland
To install healthy eating habits, to bring families together through working together and creating healthy food options at meal times.
To introduce the opportunities cookery can bring as a career pathway at an early stage, in a fun but challenging environment.

“Kiwi Kids Can Cook” has been running in Northland for the last 8 years and is now heading national. NZ Chefs are hosting regional cook offs around the country to find the top young junior chefs. Then getting them to Auckland to compete in the Inaugural Kiwi Kids Can Cook National final where one budding young chef will be crowned New Zealand’s “Kiwi Kids Can Cook Champion”
The Regular feedback from parents saying how nice it is to have their kids participate and sometimes take over the preparation of food at meal times is evidence that the potential of this competition is powerful.
Already Northlands Max Donaldson and Wellingtons Rickie Moon are cooking their way to Auckland. The Question is! Who will join them?

Click below to check out NZ Chefs website for further details on how to enter and locations of the regional cook offs.






Whanganui Food Show

Saturday 2nd and Sunday 3rd July. A focus on Health, Innovation, New Zealand and Education. Whanganui UCOL Campus. Saturday 10am-4pm. Sunday show logo 2

To view the prospectus click here.


Mainstreet Service Awards 2015

colouredCongratulations to all our winners
Mainstreet Service Award winners. Best Hospitality - Stellar Restaurant and Bar. Best Retail  - Farmers. Best Professional Services   -  The Edge Beauty Studio. Best over all went to Farmers

Click here to download the results of the Best of the Best poll and the Mainstreet Service Award winners.

Collective Whanganui

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Click the link below to watch a video all about Collective Whanganui.

MAINSTREET WANGANUI Inc. - 36 Ridgway Street, Wanganui, New Zealand
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