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Sunday 19 August 12:00pm

Join Matahiwi Estate for the ultimate BYO.

Taste different styles of Pinot Noir then try your hand at blending your own. Afterwards, sit down to a four-course lunch created by Kent Baddeley, matched with Matahiwi ...

Sunday 19 August 04:00pm

This is a hands-on workshop.

Participants will:
- Make and take home 3 different jars of fermented vegetables.
- Get to taste a variety of fermented foods and sourdough bread.
- Be provided with starters, a ...

Monday 20 August 10:00am

Aratoi holds a large collection of taonga Maori, entrusted to our care by Maori and Pakeha families.

Many of the woven taonga – korowai, kete and piupiu - had been owned by local families since the 1800s.

The ...

Monday 20 August 10:00am

The Pointon Collection opened in 1993 & to celebrate this milestone, a beautiful display of original wedding gowns has been set up.

From exquisite gowns in the 1870's to the 1960's Mod, Gaye has chosen the oldest, ...

Monday 20 August 10:00am

A biennual exhibition of selected photographs by members of the Wairarapa Camera Club.

The Club was formed in 1953 and takes pride in moving with the times not shying away from using up to date technology and ...

Monday 20 August 10:00am

Paintings at Pukaha is now in its 5th year and Aratoi has decided to partner with Pukaha Mount Bruce and present a selection of the 70 works curated by Viv Walker.

The art works depict native flora and fauna and ...

Tuesday 21 August 09:00am

Cold winter days and nights are the perfect time to catch up on your reading. And while you're doing that, you can also complete our Winter Reading Challenge (18+) and put your name in for some fantastic prizes!

Pick ...

Tuesday 21 August 09:30am

Mahi Toi is an Educational Programme for teachers and students during Terms 2 and 3, on Tuesdays through Thursdays.

Supported by T G Macarthy Trust. Bookings essential.

Aratoi presents this unique programme to ...