On A Mission Info


2 Days Napier – Ohakune – New Plymouth

$50 per car (including passengers) 

All profits from this event will be donated to Cancer Society NZ

Along the weekend you will need to make a total $25 (minimum) Donation to receive your passport stamps to complete the event.

The Cancer Society is a charity close to the heart of just about everyone.

Gumboot Rally has chosen this to be the charity we will support for our annual charity event.

3-4th November we will be driving Gentle Annie and Forgotten Highway in a two-day cruise from East to West.

Napier – Via Gentle Annie – Ohakune

Ohakune – Via Forgotten Highway – New Plymouth

There will be checkpoints along the way where for a small donation you will get your passport stamped.

Saturday 3rd November

Day 1

10:00 am we muster in Napier and get your Passports (Registration closes 11:00 am)

12:00 Roll out and begin the cruise.

Through the 2nd best driving road in the North Island to Taihape

then across to Ohakune for the evening

Should all be off the road around 5-6pm

Sunday 4th November 

Day 2

9:00 am meet up in Ohakune for morning briefing and send off.

Up through Tamaranui to Ohura

then the Best driving road in the North Island to Stratford

Then on to New Plymouth for a debrief and Prizegiving

Day Should be all said and done by 5.30pm


Ohakune – Powderhorn have come to the party and can do twin or double rooms including breakfast for $199 book here


please phone them on

06 385 8888

or you  can email info@powderhorn.co.nz

quote booking ref # 65155

booking directly through their site won’t apply the discount

What do you get for your $50

As this is our yearly charity run its more a cruise than a Gumboot Rally.

You will get:

3 stickers (so people know you are on the run)

1 passport per car.

1 great time