2022 International Rally of Whangārei

2022 International Rally of Whangārei

The International Rally of Whangārei returns in 2022!

18 Special Stages over approximately 264 kilometres on what is widely regarded as the world’s best gravel rally roads await competitors in the 2022 International Rally of Whangārei.

The fast cambered roads of the north will host the second round of the 2021 Brian Green Property Group New Zealand Rally Championship and a round of the Asia Pacific Rally Championship (to be confirmed).

We will also have a strong Clubmans field full of both locals and drivers from across the country.

13 May 2022 - Official Rally Start & Ten4 Super Special Stage at Pohe Island, Whangārei

An evening of action from approximately 5:00pm on Friday 13 May 2022 for all ages.

  • 5:00pm onwards – All rally cars will be on display on the Te Matau ā Pohe Bridge. See the cars up close, meet the drivers, grab an autograph.
  • 6:00pm approximately – Official opening of the event
  • 6:15pm approximately – First rally car over the start ramp
  • 7:13pm approximately – Ten4 Pohe Island Super Special Stage – All rally competitors will complete the 1km gravel super special stage under lights. Sweeping corners, hairpin bends, under the overbridge, and over the great jump, providing several prime viewing positions. Live rally commentary, plenty of parking.

14 May 2022 - Special Stages location to be confirmed

15 May 2022 - Special Stages location to be confirmed

Kids under 15 years are free!


  • Friday, 13 May 2022 | 05:00 PM - 09:00 PM
  • Saturday, 14 May 2022 | 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
  • Sunday, 15 May 2022 | 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM


Whangārei District