Friday 25th Nov 2016 
10.00am Registration, Expo and Official Merchandise Store Open – GLC
10.00am Half the Lake and Quarter Lake Bike Loading Opens
10.30am Maxi Enduro Start at GLC
4.00pm Village Café Opens
4.30pm Robbie McEwen talks in the Great Lake Centre Threatre
5.30pm Retro Criterium
6.00pm Defence Forces Criterium
6.30pm Womens Elite Criterium
7.00pm Men’s Elite Criterium
10.00pm Registration, Expo, Official Merchandise Store, Bike Loading and Village Cafe Closes
Saturday 26th Nov 2016 
1.30am Enduro Start in Redoubt Street
6.00am Registration Opens, Official Merchandise Store Opens – GLC
6.00am Round the Lake - start group 9 only
6.45am Holden Men’s Classic Race start – Tongariro Street
7.00am Women’s Classic Race Start – Taupo District Council, Lake Terrace
From 7.00am Round the Lake – Groups 1 & 2 Start
  Tandem Start
  Huka XL Start
  Huka Challenge Start
From 7.50am Round the Lake – Groups 3 &4 Start
8.00am Registration closes
From 8.30am Round the Lake – Groups W1, 5& 6 Start
From 9.00am Huka Steamer Start
  Round the Lake – Groups 7, W2 & 8 Start
10am Huka Teaser Start
From 9.45am Half the Lake Start from Kuratau Start point
  Arrival of Elite Race Finishers – Women’s Classic Race finishers followed by Holden Men’s Classic Race finishers and Huka XL finishers. Prize Giving – podium on Tongariro Street at the conclusion of each race.
From 10.45am Arrival of Round the Lake and Huka MTB finishers
From 11.00am Kids Heart Ride Start from Airport Motel 2 Mile Bay
11.00am Food & DB Export Bar outlets open
12 Noon Kidz Zone opens
  Massage Tent opens
From 12.30pm Lakesider Start – outside Airport Motel 2 Mile Bay
From 1.00pm Quarter Lake starts at Motuoapa
1.00pm Entertainment starts
3.30pm Arrival of Heart Kids team
6.00pm Prizegiving Tongariro Domain
 Sunday 27th Nov 2016 
9.00am Official Merchandise Store & Event HQ opens at Great Lake Centre for merchandise, results, lost property.
1.00pm Event HQ & Official Merchandise Store closes.