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73 days ago

Featherston Booktown is this weekend !

Barb Hyde from Destination Wairarapa

This weekend's Featherston Booktown Festival is jam-packed with events, panel chats and workshops that celebrate literature and promote the joy of reading. This year’s schedule includes a range of informal, entertaining and illuminating writers talks, with top NZ authors including Emily … View moreThis weekend's Featherston Booktown Festival is jam-packed with events, panel chats and workshops that celebrate literature and promote the joy of reading. This year’s schedule includes a range of informal, entertaining and illuminating writers talks, with top NZ authors including Emily Writes Kirsten McDougall, Dame Fiona Kidman, Catherine Robertson and many more. Door sales are available (cash only) or check out programme and book here.

eventfinda.co.nz/tour/2019/featherston-booktown-festival

81 days ago

Featherston Booktown - book your tickets now!

Barb Hyde from Destination Wairarapa

11-12 May 2019 - Over 60 events and 65 presenters weave their magic throughout Featherston at BOOKTOWN - this jam-packed festival with events, panel chats and workshops that celebrate literature and promote the joy of reading ! A fabulous mix of writers, poets, illustrators, publishers, artisans, … View more11-12 May 2019 - Over 60 events and 65 presenters weave their magic throughout Featherston at BOOKTOWN - this jam-packed festival with events, panel chats and workshops that celebrate literature and promote the joy of reading ! A fabulous mix of writers, poets, illustrators, publishers, artisans, booksellers, bookbinders and of course...book lovers! Emily Writes, Dame Fiona Kidman, Joy Cowley, Tayi Tibble and Ashleigh Young are just some of the authors presenting.
Ger your tickets from Eventfinda below and read all about the festival at www.booktown.org.nz...

eventfinda.co.nz/tour/2019/featherston-booktown-festival

94 days ago

Wairarapa Balloon Festival on this Easter

Barb Hyde from Destination Wairarapa

Easter means Wairarapa Balloon Festival ! Check out the programme and these neat images of the special 'shape's coming! Find out more about all the events including the spectacular Trust House Night Glow on Easter Saturday at Solway Showgrounds, Masterton.

wairarapanz.com/see-and-do/wairarapa-balloon-festival

146 days ago

WINGS OVER WAIRARAPA cancelled today (Sunday)

Barb Hyde from Destination Wairarapa

Today's weather forecast is for deteriorating conditions and as such the Wings team has made the difficult decision to cancel the show. This is because of concerns for public safety and for the safety of pilots flying in minimal conditions.
They will post all the information ticket holders … View more
Today's weather forecast is for deteriorating conditions and as such the Wings team has made the difficult decision to cancel the show. This is because of concerns for public safety and for the safety of pilots flying in minimal conditions.
They will post all the information ticket holders need shortly on Facebook and on their website.

wings.org.nz/

147 days ago

WINGS is ON Today - it's GO GO GO!

Barb Hyde from Destination Wairarapa

Great news - after an uncertain few days today's show is ON !!!! Wings Over Wairarapa is ALL GO for today (Saturday)!!! The weather is GREAT for flying here at Hood Aerodrome.(our weather is different from Wellington) CAN YOU HELP US ? We need to spread the word the show is ON!! _Please … View moreGreat news - after an uncertain few days today's show is ON !!!! Wings Over Wairarapa is ALL GO for today (Saturday)!!! The weather is GREAT for flying here at Hood Aerodrome.(our weather is different from Wellington) CAN YOU HELP US ? We need to spread the word the show is ON!! _Please share with your networks, share the Facebook posts from Wings over Wairarapa - THANK YOU. Gates sales available free parking lots to see And the Night Show. Gates open at 8am and flying will begin at 2pm with the B52 flypast!

wings.org.nz/

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147 days ago

Important info from WINGS OVER WAIRARAPA

Barb Hyde from Destination Wairarapa

Here's s some important info from WINGS OVER WAIRARAPA
"We want to make sure as many people as possible see our Air Festival, unfortunately Sunday's weather isn't looking great so if you would like to use your Sunday ticket on Saturday you can.

The Saturday includes a Night … View more
Here's s some important info from WINGS OVER WAIRARAPA
"We want to make sure as many people as possible see our Air Festival, unfortunately Sunday's weather isn't looking great so if you would like to use your Sunday ticket on Saturday you can.

The Saturday includes a Night Show, so the Saturday ticket is slightly more expensive. Simply pay an additional upgrade at the gate (eftpos or cash) if you would like to swap days.


FIND ALL ALL PRICES AND TICKETING at www.wings.org.nz...


Wings have made good provisions for the extra amount of people arriving on Saturday to ensure they can manage the numbers.

Here's all about getting to Wings and what to bring:
www.stuff.co.nz...

wings.org.nz/

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163 days ago

Get your ti

Barb Hyde from Destination Wairarapa

Wings Over Wairarapa Air Festival 2019 is on February 22, 23 and 24 at Hood Aerodrome, Masterton. This will be the biggest show yet with a spectacular flying programme and fantastic displays. Here's how to get there :check out the ticket and transport combo specially for Wellington from … View moreWings Over Wairarapa Air Festival 2019 is on February 22, 23 and 24 at Hood Aerodrome, Masterton. This will be the biggest show yet with a spectacular flying programme and fantastic displays. Here's how to get there :check out the ticket and transport combo specially for Wellington from Tranzit. EASY.

wairarapanz.com/getting-to-wings-2019

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167 days ago

Win a Family Pass to Wings over Wairarapa and meet NanoGirl

Barb Hyde from Destination Wairarapa

The biggest ever Wings Over Wairarapa is on Feb 22-24. We have a family prize to win ...tickets and you'll meet NanoGirl who is just one great new feature of the air festival this year. See more on link bwlow

wairarapanz.com/win-wings-over-wairarapa

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213 days ago

Martinborough i-SITE Visitor Centre - NEW LOCATION

Barb Hyde from Destination Wairarapa

Heading to Wairarapa over the festive break? The Martinborough i-SITE is now in the new Waihinga Centre in The Square. Open everyday (except Xmas Day): we can book your accommodation, , tours and transport and event tickets. Come in for a Cellar Door map and Visitor Guide.

wairarapanz.com/contact-us/information-centre

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255 days ago

Wairarapa Gardens on show this weekend

Barb Hyde from Destination Wairarapa

Here's your chance to see private gardens in the Wairarapa. The Pukaha Wairarapa Garden Tour is on both days this weekend (Nov 10 and 11) ...find our more here

wairarapanz.com/see-and-do/pukaha-wairarapa-garden-tour

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266 days ago

Spring in the Wairarapa means garden tours!

Destination Wairarapa

We have fabulous garden events perfect for garden lovers! If you live out of town, its a great opportunity to come over and stay.
Take a look here..

wairarapanz.com/Wairarapa-gardens-spring-2018

267 days ago

Have a big day out with Gladstone's Scarecrows

Destination Wairarapa

We can't wait for the Scarecrows Big Day Out, this year's theme is “The Good, The Bad and the Ugly”!
What one is your favourite?
We'll see you at Gladstone School, Carterton on Saturday 3rd November.
Photo credit: Janina G. Photography

eventfinda.co.nz/2018/scarecrows-big-day-out-2018/carterton

268 days ago

Wairarapa A&P Show fun this weekend!

Destination Wairarapa

Just when you thought this month couldn't get better the Wairarapa A&P SHOW is on this weekend to finish October on a high! Bring the family along for tonnes of fun with animals, competitions, fairground food and sideshows.
This Friday 26, Saturday 27 & Sunday 28 October
9am - 5pm
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Just when you thought this month couldn't get better the Wairarapa A&P SHOW is on this weekend to finish October on a high! Bring the family along for tonnes of fun with animals, competitions, fairground food and sideshows.
This Friday 26, Saturday 27 & Sunday 28 October
9am - 5pm
Purchase your tickets at the gate

eventfinda.co.nz/2018/wairarapa-a-p-show/carterton

272 days ago

Pukaha National Wildlife Centre Open Day

Destination Wairarapa

We'll see you at Pukaha tomorrow! There will be entertainment, nature inspired craft stalls, free guided tours and plenty of fun activities for all ages. Come and meet Pūkaha's partners, see the wildlife and hear the stories of how Pūkaha work to protect our forest and help New … View moreWe'll see you at Pukaha tomorrow! There will be entertainment, nature inspired craft stalls, free guided tours and plenty of fun activities for all ages. Come and meet Pūkaha's partners, see the wildlife and hear the stories of how Pūkaha work to protect our forest and help New Zealand's unique flora, fauna and wildlife.
Entry is by koha.
Sunday 21st, 10am - 3pm

eventfinda.co.nz/2018/p-kaha-national-wildlife-centre-community-open-day/masterton

273 days ago

Blue skies for Labour weekend!

Destination Wairarapa

We have lovely blue skies and sun here in the Wairarapa today - perfect for outdoor adventuring. Check out our top tips for the weekend here..

wairarapanz.com/labour-weekend

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