Welcome to District NZ297

NZ297 encompasses Inner Wheel clubs throughout the upper South Island, including Tasman, Nelson, Marlborough, the northern parts of Canterbury and Westland, and covers Rotary District 9970.

This year District NZ297's Chairman and Council Member is Carol Haskett from the Inner Wheel Club of Ashburton.

Visit the new NZ297 website at www.innerwheelnzdistrict297.com and find out what is happening in the northern South Island.

NZ297 at a glance

News from NZ297

Find out what's been happening in District NZ297. Following are links to recent District newsletters and some photos of recent events.

Click on the Link to see the latest District Newsletter below.


Chairman's Newsletters










District magazine:


What's been happening in NZ297?

Honoured Active Members

Inner Wheel Club of Ashburton honoured 3 members recently and the article was published in the local paper.  Here it is below:

International Inner Wheel Day celebration on 10 January 2017 - 4 clubs from the Top of the South met for lunch in a cafe by the edge of the Richmond Forest

WClubs: meeting times and venues


Day (of month)



Ashburton 3rd Thursday 7.00pm At members' homes - contact Secretary for details
Avonhead 3rd Thursday 7.30pm At members' homes - contact Secretary for details
Blenheim 4th Wednesday 7.30pm At members' homes - contact Secretary for details
Christchurch West 2nd Monday 7.30pm Te Hapua Halswell Library & Community Centre, Hao Room,  241 Halswell Rd, Christchurch
Motueka 4th Wednesday 7.30pm but
may vary
Contact Secretary for details
Otautahi Canterbury Last Monday 7.15pm Merivale/Papanui Plunket Rooms, 24 Belvue Avenue, Papanui, Christchurch
Rangiora 3rd Tuesday 7.00pm At members' homes - contact Secretary for details
Riccarton 3rd Monday 7.00pm Riccarton Racecourse Bowling Club, Racecourse Road, Riccarton
Stoke - Tahunanui Last Wednesday of the Month 7.30pm At members' homes - contact Secretary for details
Waimea Nelson 4th Monday in Summer 7pm, Winter 4.30 pm Contact Secretary for details

For information about the clubs in District NZ297 contact District Chairman, Carol Haskett