Hunterville was established in 1884. The village takes its name from George Hunter who walked from Wellington and placed a peg on the site. The village has a population of 440 according to the 2006 Census and services the numerous farms in the district many of which are still in the hands of the original settlers’ families.
The Hunterville Huntaway Festival is held annually and will be held on Saturday 2 November 2013. The Festival commences at midday with a dog barking competition followed by the Children’s Shemozzle... Read More »