Back to top

Hatuma Half Marathon

Hatuma Half Marathon

The Hatuma Half Marathon has been a staple in the Central Hawke’s Bay event calendar for more than 40 years and is a key feature of the Central Hawke’s Bay Spring Fling. The picturesque 21.1 kilometre course takes in the entire circumference of the Lake Whatumā, starting and finishing at the Waipukurau Racecourse.

Open to walkers and runners, and with half marathon, 10km and 5km options, this is a great community-driven event suitable for all abilities with the option to compete as an individual or part of a team, and will leave you wanting to come back for more. Afterall, it’s all about the journey!

Early bird Special (July 12 – September 16, 2021).

Half Marathon Walk or Run - $25/Adult, $15/youth or $60 per relay team (2-4 people);
Corporate Challenge Half Marathon Walk or Run - $60 per relay team (2-4 people)
10km Walk or Run - $25/Adult, $15 youth
5km walk or run option – enter as part of a (2 person) relay team in the 10km section, $30 youth team, $50 adult team, $40 mixed team.

On the day late entry fee applies - $10.

The Hatuma Half Marathon is a part of Central Hawke’s Bay Spring Fling. The Spring Fling is a series of standout events through September and October, capturing the essence of springtime in Central Hawke’s Bay!

Spring is a stunning time of year in Central Hawke’s Bay and the Spring Fling is a wonderful showcase of the region.

Spring Fling events span from Otane to Takapau, Tikokino to Porangahau, and offer plenty of variety for visitors to experience the very best Central Hawke’s Bay in spring.

However, you choose to enjoy the Spring Fling, we look forward to hosting you in this beautiful part of Hawke’s Bay, with warm Central Hawke’s Bay hospitality.

« Back   Buy Tickets »

View event on Eventfinda


Sunday 18 September, 8:30am to 1:00pm


Restrictions: All Ages

Half Marathon 21km - Individual Walk or Run $25.00
Half Marathon 21km - Team Walk or Run $60.00
10km - Individual Walk or Run $25.00
10km - Team (2 person) Walk or Run (youth) $30.00
10km - Team (2 person) Walk or Run (adult) $50.00
10km - Team (2 person) Walk or Run (mixed) $40.00

Buy Tickets »


Waipukurau Racecourse, Waipukurau, Central Hawke's Bay
Racecourse Road, Waipukurau, Central Hawke's Bay

« Back   

View event on Eventfinda

Where to find us

Physical Address: 9 Paul Street, Wairoa 4108
Postal Address: PO Box 54, Wairoa 4160, Hawke’s Bay
Opening Hours:
Weekdays 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Weekends and public holidays 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
CLOSED Christmas Day

Contact us

0800 HAWKES BAY (429537 229)
and press 3 for Wairoa

+64 6 838 7440
+64 6 838 3901

9 Paul Street, Wairoa 4108
PO Box 54, Wairoa 4160, Hawke’s Bay
Disclaimers | Copyright | Privacy

Portions of information on this site are copyrighted © 2022 to Wairoa District Council

Disclaimers and Copyright
While every endeavour has been taken by the to ensure that the information on this website is accurate and up to date, shall not be liable for any loss suffered through the use, directly or indirectly, of information on this website. Information contained has been assembled in good faith. Some of the information available in this site is from the New Zealand Public domain and supplied by relevant government agencies. cannot accept any liability for its accuracy or content. Portions of the information and material on this site, including data, pages, documents, online graphics and images are protected by copyright, unless specifically notified to the contrary. Externally sourced information or material is copyright to the respective provider.

© - / +64 6 838 7440 /