We are all about getting you, your mates, and your family to some of the best off-road locations around, and getting you off the roads and onto some stunning trails - this couldn’t be truer than with the XTERRA Trail Challenge Waihi.Read more
Night @ The Museum - come and see what happens after dark here in the Museum!! We will have a sausage sizzle, raffles, children's activities, guest speakers and lots more!!!
Tickets are $10 adult & $5 children (under 5s are Free)
Join the celebration of NZ’s first man-made Residential Island of it’s size and calibre. The opening of the Grand Canal and future commercial sites in Whitianga Waterways will be celebrated with a boat floatilla, fireworks display and much more.Read more
The third annual steampunk festival of the arcane and thaumaturgic arts will crank up a head of steam Thursday November 9 to Sunday November 12 2017 with an action packed, fun filled weekend of high energy hoopla for grownups and young people alikeRead more
As seen on TV3's "Campbell Live" program, Dave Upfold is known for his energetic, engaging and enthralling live shows. Dave's shows feature audience participation and utilise the power of the mind and suggestion. With no two shows ever being the same Dave has been entertaining audiences around the world with his hypnosis comedy show for over 20 successful years.Read more
Multiple nights of free entertainment as well as Fusion's free kid's holiday programme and family competitions. Plus a night market followed by a huge annual Craft Market day. Whangamata is the place to be this summer!Read more
TEN AMAZING DAYS! The Whitianga Wellbeing Market is a fantastic free mind body spirit market showcasing the latest in Natural health, holistic medicine, stress-free living, well-being, diet, nutrition, spirituality and happiness.
Sol3 Mio are delighted to announce they are extending their traditional end of year concert season, celebrating Christmas and the beloved kiwi summer. The Sol3 Mio Christmas/Summer tour welcomes fans of all ages and families are encouraged to attendRead more
The Summer Fair is home to 200+ stalls of quality wares, gourmet food, music, performers, fun for kids and much more. A must-do event for anyone who enjoys a day out, good vibes, happy people and fun. :)Read more
1km Kids Race – 5km& 10k Endurance Race. The Otahu Cup is a Paddling Sports Festival based in the paddling mecca of Whangamata. The course is based around the stunning Otahu river & estuary and is open for SUP, kayak and waka ama competitors.Read more
Firmly entrenched in the premier league of New Zealand music makers and with a new album Stars dishing out the damage left, right and centre, Shapeshifter are taking their phenomenal live show on the road this summer.Read more
A huge Fair with a focus on Nostalgia, items linked to the 50s, 60s and 70s and that which you would have found at a fair in those days (some with a modern twist!). Plus Auto Swapmeet.
The Whangamata Multisport Challenge is an action packed Multisport event based in the adventure paradise of Whangamata. The course is one of the most scenic in the country. Race options include multisport, duathlon, run, paddle or mtb events.
A Taste of Matarangi - A fabulous day of food, wine and music by the beach. Fun for all the family in Matarangi with live music, childrens fun area, food and beverage stalls, cooking shows and much more.Read more
This is an idyllic swim through a marine reserve to the famous New Zealand landmark of Cathedral Cove, and then back to stunning HaHei beach(4km). Or enjoy the scenic walk there and swim the two kilometres back.
Waihi - New Zealand's Heart of Gold is the unique setting for the Nugget Multisport Festival.
Choose from the Full Nugget Multisport Race, Half Nugget Duathlon, 21km Run, 10km or 5km Run/walk options