The Central Northland Science Fair has been operating since 1980. It is designed to encourage and develop future Northland Scientists.

Next Science Fair Date:   25 to 28 August 2014 at Forum North in Whangarei, New Zealand.


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The Central Northland Science & Technology Fair has been operating since 1980. It is designed to encourage and develop future Northland Scientists.   The next Science & Technology Fair will be held from 24th August 2020 to 27th August 2020 at Forum North in Whangarei, New Zealand.

Breaking News:

The 2019 Science and Technology Fair was held over four days on 26th - 29th August 2019. 

There were 182 exhibits presented by 228 students from 16 schools.

Judging took place on the Monday and the Awards Ceremony took place on the Tuesday evening at Whangarei's Forum North venue. The exhibition remained open to the public on Wednesday and Thursday.

See our Latest Winners page for details of our successful students...


Winning students received an invitation with their certificates at the Awards Evening. Kiwi North are putting the winning exhibits from the 2019 Science Fair on display at Kiwi North and are inviting the winning students to a "Celebrate Our Junior Scientists"  event at Kiwi North on Friday 6th September 2019 3.30pm - 5.00pm

Contact: for further details.


Thanks to our Sponsors


Gold Sponsors


Main Sponsor

* Golden Bay Cement

Class Sponsors

Year 7

* Northcom Communications Group Ltd


Year 8

* Northland Branch of Engineering NZ &

Science Award Trust


Year 9

* Northpower


Years 10-11

* Cook Costello


Years 12-13

* Tui Technology



Silver Sponsors

* Northland Regional Council

* NorthTec

* Oxford Sports Trust

* Pub Charity Limited

* University of Otago



Bronze Sponsors

* Activ8 Northland

* Bex Teaching Resources

* BDX Group Ltd

* Bream Head Conservation Trust

* Chilltech

* Department of Conservation (DOC)

* Farmlands Ltd

* Fonterra Northland Operations

* Forest and Bird

* Geoscience 

Society of NZ - Auckland Branch and Auckland Geology Club

* McKay Electrical

* Northland Branch    NZ Dental Association

* Northland District Health Board - Public Health

* NZ Baking Industry Research Trust

* Storytime

* The Boorer Family

* Tui Technology

* Whangarei Physiotherapy