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Monday 21 October

Monday 21 October 10:00am

A great slice of New Zealand’s Farming History - Well worth a visit!

The Museum is housed in two century-old historic woolsheds, relocated and situated in the cultural heart of Masterton.

At The Wool Shed you ...

Monday 21 October 10:00am

The carvings of Wairarapa-based artist Harry Watson speak of the culture clash between colonial and post-colonial New Zealand by recreating and subverting the narrative of our country’s history.

Harry Watson has ...

Monday 21 October 10:00am

Aratoi celebrates its 50th birthday in 2019 with this exhibition of Taonga Māori, huia, moa bones, botanical sketches, James Bragge’s photographs of early settlement, a ship's biscuit from 1869, significant art works ...

Monday 21 October 10:00am

The annual exhibition showcases the art of hundreds of Wairarapa students.
Enjoy their fresh vision and be prepared for multiple colour explosions and creativity!
Supported by Breadcraft since the 1980s, this is ...

Monday 21 October 10:00am

The Pointon Collection showcases gowns from local families. With a gown from 1923, the bride's photo & information plus a group of wedding guests in original clothing of the era, then similar displays for 1935, 1946 and ...

Monday 21 October 10:00am

A wondrous showcase of art by hundreds of Wairarapa students, this is Aratoi’s longest running annual exhibition, proudly supported by Breadcraft since the 1980s.

Exhibition Opening:
Saturday, 5 October, 2pm
All ...

Monday 21 October 01:00pm

We share the room with the Mah Jong players in front of the cosy wood burner.

Come play social card games, make new friends and catch up with old ones.

For more information contact: Val Watkins at 06 308 9293.

Monday 21 October 06:00pm

Club Wairarapa Rockers is a group of people who like to meet once a week on Monday s to dance Rock in Roll and other social dances as required. Beginners an intermediate levels learning moves to form routines. So, chums ...

Tuesday 22 October

Tuesday 22 October 10:00am

A great slice of New Zealand’s Farming History - Well worth a visit!

The Museum is housed in two century-old historic woolsheds, relocated and situated in the cultural heart of Masterton.

At The Wool Shed you ...

Tuesday 22 October 10:00am

The carvings of Wairarapa-based artist Harry Watson speak of the culture clash between colonial and post-colonial New Zealand by recreating and subverting the narrative of our country’s history.

Harry Watson has ...

Tuesday 22 October 10:00am

Aratoi celebrates its 50th birthday in 2019 with this exhibition of Taonga Māori, huia, moa bones, botanical sketches, James Bragge’s photographs of early settlement, a ship's biscuit from 1869, significant art works ...

Tuesday 22 October 10:00am

The annual exhibition showcases the art of hundreds of Wairarapa students.
Enjoy their fresh vision and be prepared for multiple colour explosions and creativity!
Supported by Breadcraft since the 1980s, this is ...

Tuesday 22 October 10:00am

The Pointon Collection showcases gowns from local families. With a gown from 1923, the bride's photo & information plus a group of wedding guests in original clothing of the era, then similar displays for 1935, 1946 and ...

Tuesday 22 October 10:00am

A wondrous showcase of art by hundreds of Wairarapa students, this is Aratoi’s longest running annual exhibition, proudly supported by Breadcraft since the 1980s.

Exhibition Opening:
Saturday, 5 October, 2pm
All ...

Tuesday 22 October 10:30am

A new collaborative story time bringing together all generations. Brought to you by Age Concern, Chatter Box, Joy for Generations and the Masterton Library.

We all have something to teach each other, and this is ...

Tuesday 22 October 06:30pm

All ages welcome.

Koha.

Our weekly open workshops are back, now in new cozy venue at "Heart of Arts", Carterton. Intention is to come together, meet others in quite unusual way, have some fun, learn every week ...

Tuesday 22 October 07:15pm

Weekly community choir practice.

Our un-auditioned, all-comers choir meets on Tuesday evenings. We sing a wide variety of songs, including classical, world music, folk and pop.

Music reading is not essential, ...

Wednesday 23 October

Wednesday 23 October 09:00am

At this year's Open Day, you will get the opportunity to explore UCOL's buildings, experience our state of the art facilities, chat to our lecturers who are industry experts and discover what UCOL has to offer!

At ...

Wednesday 23 October 10:00am

A great slice of New Zealand’s Farming History - Well worth a visit!

The Museum is housed in two century-old historic woolsheds, relocated and situated in the cultural heart of Masterton.

At The Wool Shed you ...

Wednesday 23 October 10:00am

The carvings of Wairarapa-based artist Harry Watson speak of the culture clash between colonial and post-colonial New Zealand by recreating and subverting the narrative of our country’s history.

Harry Watson has ...

Wednesday 23 October 10:00am

Aratoi celebrates its 50th birthday in 2019 with this exhibition of Taonga Māori, huia, moa bones, botanical sketches, James Bragge’s photographs of early settlement, a ship's biscuit from 1869, significant art works ...

Wednesday 23 October 10:00am

The annual exhibition showcases the art of hundreds of Wairarapa students.
Enjoy their fresh vision and be prepared for multiple colour explosions and creativity!
Supported by Breadcraft since the 1980s, this is ...

Wednesday 23 October 10:00am

Self guided tours include: a map, an 8-minute AV which takes you on a tour of the henge and explains everything.

Take yourself around the henge but return to the Vistiors' Centre as many times as you wish to ask ...

Wednesday 23 October 10:00am

At ConArt Gallery & Studios, the art and artists refresh every 4 weeks so that art-lovers can browse and buy something different each time they visit.

We call them Blocks. Block 11 of 2019 starts on Wednesday 16 ...

Wednesday 23 October 10:00am

The Pointon Collection showcases gowns from local families. With a gown from 1923, the bride's photo & information plus a group of wedding guests in original clothing of the era, then similar displays for 1935, 1946 and ...

Wednesday 23 October 10:00am

A wondrous showcase of art by hundreds of Wairarapa students, this is Aratoi’s longest running annual exhibition, proudly supported by Breadcraft since the 1980s.

Exhibition Opening:
Saturday, 5 October, 2pm
All ...

Thursday 24 October

Thursday 24 October 10:00am

A wondrous showcase of art by hundreds of Wairarapa students, this is Aratoi’s longest running annual exhibition, proudly supported by Breadcraft since the 1980s.

Exhibition Opening:
Saturday, 5 October, 2pm
All ...

Thursday 24 October 10:00am

A great slice of New Zealand’s Farming History - Well worth a visit!

The Museum is housed in two century-old historic woolsheds, relocated and situated in the cultural heart of Masterton.

At The Wool Shed you ...

Thursday 24 October 10:00am

The carvings of Wairarapa-based artist Harry Watson speak of the culture clash between colonial and post-colonial New Zealand by recreating and subverting the narrative of our country’s history.

Harry Watson has ...

Thursday 24 October 10:00am

Aratoi celebrates its 50th birthday in 2019 with this exhibition of Taonga Māori, huia, moa bones, botanical sketches, James Bragge’s photographs of early settlement, a ship's biscuit from 1869, significant art works ...

Thursday 24 October 10:00am

The annual exhibition showcases the art of hundreds of Wairarapa students.
Enjoy their fresh vision and be prepared for multiple colour explosions and creativity!
Supported by Breadcraft since the 1980s, this is ...

Thursday 24 October 10:00am

Self guided tours include: a map, an 8-minute AV which takes you on a tour of the henge and explains everything.

Take yourself around the henge but return to the Vistiors' Centre as many times as you wish to ask ...

Thursday 24 October 10:00am

At ConArt Gallery & Studios, the art and artists refresh every 4 weeks so that art-lovers can browse and buy something different each time they visit.

We call them Blocks. Block 11 of 2019 starts on Wednesday 16 ...

Thursday 24 October 10:00am

The Pointon Collection showcases gowns from local families. With a gown from 1923, the bride's photo & information plus a group of wedding guests in original clothing of the era, then similar displays for 1935, 1946 and ...

Thursday 24 October 12:00pm

Always a fantastic day out in Woodville, come and experience the thrill as your horse gallops past the post. Its a fun day out for all the family.

The course is nestled below the Tararua and Ruahine ranges - the ...

Thursday 24 October 01:00pm

If you like card games, that's a good chance to play with a nice group!

Since the 1930s,

Bridge has been one of the most popular card games in the world.

There are two kinds of bridge players:
- Those who can ...

Friday 25 October

Friday 25 October 09:00am

High Street will be filled with stall holders and you might even find some Dannevirke Day specials at your usual shopping spots.

If you have any questions or you’d like to find out more about getting involved, ...

Friday 25 October 10:00am

The Pointon Collection showcases gowns from local families. With a gown from 1923, the bride's photo & information plus a group of wedding guests in original clothing of the era, then similar displays for 1935, 1946 and ...

Friday 25 October 10:00am

A wondrous showcase of art by hundreds of Wairarapa students, this is Aratoi’s longest running annual exhibition, proudly supported by Breadcraft since the 1980s.

Exhibition Opening:
Saturday, 5 October, 2pm
All ...

Friday 25 October 10:00am

Come and join us!

We are a group of ladies ranging in age from the late 40's into the 80's who enjoy company as we craft. We knit, embroider, crochet, mend, spin - whatever takes our fancy. Having started out as a ...

Friday 25 October 10:00am

A great slice of New Zealand’s Farming History - Well worth a visit!

The Museum is housed in two century-old historic woolsheds, relocated and situated in the cultural heart of Masterton.

At The Wool Shed you ...

Friday 25 October 10:00am

The carvings of Wairarapa-based artist Harry Watson speak of the culture clash between colonial and post-colonial New Zealand by recreating and subverting the narrative of our country’s history.

Harry Watson has ...

Friday 25 October 10:00am

Aratoi celebrates its 50th birthday in 2019 with this exhibition of Taonga Māori, huia, moa bones, botanical sketches, James Bragge’s photographs of early settlement, a ship's biscuit from 1869, significant art works ...

Friday 25 October 10:00am

The annual exhibition showcases the art of hundreds of Wairarapa students.
Enjoy their fresh vision and be prepared for multiple colour explosions and creativity!
Supported by Breadcraft since the 1980s, this is ...

Friday 25 October 10:00am

The Dannevirke Fantasy Cave started as a small Christmas cave, where Santa would come and visit the children of Dannevirke. But over the past 30+ years it has blossomed into a professionally presented year round exhibit, ...

Friday 25 October 10:00am

Do you enjoy writing or reading poetry? Then come along and join a fun group of like-minded people to discuss poems, create and enjoy.

There are themes (discussion guidelines) per meeting as listed below. Tea & ...

Friday 25 October 10:00am

Self guided tours include: a map, an 8-minute AV which takes you on a tour of the henge and explains everything.

Take yourself around the henge but return to the Vistiors' Centre as many times as you wish to ask ...

Friday 25 October 10:00am

At ConArt Gallery & Studios, the art and artists refresh every 4 weeks so that art-lovers can browse and buy something different each time they visit.

We call them Blocks. Block 11 of 2019 starts on Wednesday 16 ...

Friday 25 October 07:00pm

Come along and hear about the incredible story of Michelle Payne who was the first female jockey to win the Melbourne Cup.

This is a fundraiser for Tararua Riding for the Disabled.

if you would like to purchase ...

Friday 25 October 07:30pm

Colin and Michelle make up Freedom Express, a very versatile two piece vocal group who are dedicated to entertaining crowds throughout New Zealand. This will be our only visit from them this year.

Members, ...

Friday 25 October 09:15pm

We offer star gazing under premium dark skies in rural Martinborough with experienced astronomy and telescope guides escorting you around our starry heavens.

You will be taken on a journey through space and time, ...

Saturday 26 October

Saturday 26 October 08:00am

The Featherston Weekly Market offers fresh produce, fine food producers, creators and much more. Great atmosphere, amazing food and community spirit. See you soon!

Saturday 26 October 09:00am

The Wairarapa Farmers’ Market is held every Saturday from 9am to 1pm (rain or shine!), undercover at The Farriers Bar and Eatery, 4 Queen St North, Masterton.

Entry is on the north end of Chapel and Queen Streets, ...

Saturday 26 October 09:00am

At the gateway to the Wairarapa, you'll discover an artisan deli for dogs.

Treat your pooch to gourmet, grain free, free range doggytreats. Made with only the freshest, locally sourced, human-grade ingredients. ...

Saturday 26 October 10:00am

At ConArt Gallery & Studios, the art and artists refresh every 4 weeks so that art-lovers can browse and buy something different each time they visit.

We call them Blocks. Block 11 of 2019 starts on Wednesday 16 ...

Saturday 26 October 10:00am

The Pointon Collection showcases gowns from local families. With a gown from 1923, the bride's photo & information plus a group of wedding guests in original clothing of the era, then similar displays for 1935, 1946 and ...

Saturday 26 October 10:00am

A wondrous showcase of art by hundreds of Wairarapa students, this is Aratoi’s longest running annual exhibition, proudly supported by Breadcraft since the 1980s.

Exhibition Opening:
Saturday, 5 October, 2pm
All ...

Saturday 26 October 10:00am

Warehouse Clearance Sale at the Merino Kids Greytown Showroom!

- 1 day only
- Samples, seconds and clearance items at hugely discounted prices

It is the perfect time to get summer ready and tick off some of that ...

Saturday 26 October 10:00am

3rd annual BLOCK PARTY, on the Saturday of Labour Day weekend.

Art, games, tours, food, live music on 3 stages.

FREE happenings around the Masterton Arts Quarter, our CBD block, and Queen Elizabeth Park.

"LIKE" ...

Saturday 26 October 10:00am

This great country market is run on the last Saturday of the month and has some exciting new stalls.
Fascinating Vinyl Disc artwork, Buxus and other hedging plants, novelty knitted and decoupage items, and attractive ...

Saturday 26 October 10:00am

A great slice of New Zealand’s Farming History - Well worth a visit!

The Museum is housed in two century-old historic woolsheds, relocated and situated in the cultural heart of Masterton.

At The Wool Shed you ...

Saturday 26 October 10:00am

The carvings of Wairarapa-based artist Harry Watson speak of the culture clash between colonial and post-colonial New Zealand by recreating and subverting the narrative of our country’s history.

Harry Watson has ...

Saturday 26 October 10:00am

Aratoi celebrates its 50th birthday in 2019 with this exhibition of Taonga Māori, huia, moa bones, botanical sketches, James Bragge’s photographs of early settlement, a ship's biscuit from 1869, significant art works ...

Saturday 26 October 10:00am

The annual exhibition showcases the art of hundreds of Wairarapa students.
Enjoy their fresh vision and be prepared for multiple colour explosions and creativity!
Supported by Breadcraft since the 1980s, this is ...

Saturday 26 October 10:00am

Celebrate any occasion (or just the weekend) with High Tea at Union Square.

Delicious sweet and savoury treats with tea and a glass of bubbles.

Available Saturdays and Sundays, and served in the garden (weather ...

Saturday 26 October 10:00am

Self guided tours include: a map, an 8-minute AV which takes you on a tour of the henge and explains everything.

Take yourself around the henge but return to the Vistiors' Centre as many times as you wish to ask ...

Saturday 26 October 11:00am

We recommend visitors attend one of our guided tours which provide a complete experience. Here are the tales from antiquity that explain the rise of civilization and the origin of many of our beliefs. Private and group ...

Saturday 26 October 04:00pm

The Geraldine Inder School of Dance and drama proudly presents their own version of the classic Alice in Wonderland and Through the Looking Glass. Perfect for the whole family to come and join the memorable story where ...

Saturday 26 October 09:15pm

We offer star gazing under premium dark skies in rural Martinborough with experienced astronomy and telescope guides escorting you around our starry heavens.

You will be taken on a journey through space and time, ...

Sunday 27 October

Sunday 27 October 10:00am

Celebrate any occasion (or just the weekend) with High Tea at Union Square.

Delicious sweet and savoury treats with tea and a glass of bubbles.

Available Saturdays and Sundays, and served in the garden (weather ...

Sunday 27 October 10:00am

Self guided tours include: a map, an 8-minute AV which takes you on a tour of the henge and explains everything.

Take yourself around the henge but return to the Vistiors' Centre as many times as you wish to ask ...

Sunday 27 October 10:00am

At ConArt Gallery & Studios, the art and artists refresh every 4 weeks so that art-lovers can browse and buy something different each time they visit.

We call them Blocks. Block 11 of 2019 starts on Wednesday 16 ...

Sunday 27 October 10:00am

The Pointon Collection showcases gowns from local families. With a gown from 1923, the bride's photo & information plus a group of wedding guests in original clothing of the era, then similar displays for 1935, 1946 and ...

Sunday 27 October 10:00am

A wondrous showcase of art by hundreds of Wairarapa students, this is Aratoi’s longest running annual exhibition, proudly supported by Breadcraft since the 1980s.

Exhibition Opening:
Saturday, 5 October, 2pm
All ...

Sunday 27 October 10:00am

Announcing The Pūkaha Open Day!

Come and enjoy all that we have to offer (and more!) on our Open Day – 27th October 2019.

Entry is by koha (donation). See native wildlife and walk amongst ancient forest. ...

Sunday 27 October 10:00am

Don't miss this fabulous opportunity to see what Pukaha National Wildlife Centre has to offer.

Koha entry.

Discover wildlife, native forest walks, kids arts and crafts, face painting. There will also be food and ...

Sunday 27 October 10:00am

Calling all motorcycle enthusiasts!! If you have a passion for these two-wheeled machines make sure you head on down to the Tui Brewery to see some fine Motorbikes on display.

Check out the bikes, taste the latest ...

Sunday 27 October 10:00am

A great slice of New Zealand’s Farming History - Well worth a visit!

The Museum is housed in two century-old historic woolsheds, relocated and situated in the cultural heart of Masterton.

At The Wool Shed you ...

Sunday 27 October 10:00am

The carvings of Wairarapa-based artist Harry Watson speak of the culture clash between colonial and post-colonial New Zealand by recreating and subverting the narrative of our country’s history.

Harry Watson has ...

Sunday 27 October 10:00am

Come one come all to the Kopuaranga Hall. We have an array of Art and Handmade Crafts for sale. Something for everyone. Plants, Jewellery, Metal Craft, Preserves, Knitting, Forever Flowers and Concrete Craft and much ...

Sunday 27 October 10:00am

Aratoi celebrates its 50th birthday in 2019 with this exhibition of Taonga Māori, huia, moa bones, botanical sketches, James Bragge’s photographs of early settlement, a ship's biscuit from 1869, significant art works ...

Sunday 27 October 10:00am

The annual exhibition showcases the art of hundreds of Wairarapa students.
Enjoy their fresh vision and be prepared for multiple colour explosions and creativity!
Supported by Breadcraft since the 1980s, this is ...

Sunday 27 October 11:00am

We recommend visitors attend one of our guided tours which provide a complete experience. Here are the tales from antiquity that explain the rise of civilization and the origin of many of our beliefs. Private and group ...

Sunday 27 October 04:00pm

The Geraldine Inder School of Dance and drama proudly presents their own version of the classic Alice in Wonderland and Through the Looking Glass. Perfect for the whole family to come and join the memorable story where ...

Sunday 27 October 09:15pm

We offer star gazing under premium dark skies in rural Martinborough with experienced astronomy and telescope guides escorting you around our starry heavens.

You will be taken on a journey through space and time, ...

Monday 28 October

Monday 28 October 10:00am

At ConArt Gallery & Studios, the art and artists refresh every 4 weeks so that art-lovers can browse and buy something different each time they visit.

We call them Blocks. Block 11 of 2019 starts on Wednesday 16 ...

Monday 28 October 10:00am

The Pointon Collection showcases gowns from local families. With a gown from 1923, the bride's photo & information plus a group of wedding guests in original clothing of the era, then similar displays for 1935, 1946 and ...

Monday 28 October 10:00am

A wondrous showcase of art by hundreds of Wairarapa students, this is Aratoi’s longest running annual exhibition, proudly supported by Breadcraft since the 1980s.

Exhibition Opening:
Saturday, 5 October, 2pm
All ...

Monday 28 October 10:00am

A great slice of New Zealand’s Farming History - Well worth a visit!

The Museum is housed in two century-old historic woolsheds, relocated and situated in the cultural heart of Masterton.

At The Wool Shed you ...

Monday 28 October 10:00am

The carvings of Wairarapa-based artist Harry Watson speak of the culture clash between colonial and post-colonial New Zealand by recreating and subverting the narrative of our country’s history.

Harry Watson has ...

Monday 28 October 10:00am

Masterton Golf Club is holding the 2019 WBS Labour Day Tournament on Monday 23 October
Men’s & Women’s Stableford divisions.

Registration is from 10:00am with tee off at 11:00 am.
Enquiries & entries to ...

Monday 28 October 10:00am

Aratoi celebrates its 50th birthday in 2019 with this exhibition of Taonga Māori, huia, moa bones, botanical sketches, James Bragge’s photographs of early settlement, a ship's biscuit from 1869, significant art works ...

Monday 28 October 10:00am

The annual exhibition showcases the art of hundreds of Wairarapa students.
Enjoy their fresh vision and be prepared for multiple colour explosions and creativity!
Supported by Breadcraft since the 1980s, this is ...

Monday 28 October 11:00am

We recommend visitors attend one of our guided tours which provide a complete experience. Here are the tales from antiquity that explain the rise of civilization and the origin of many of our beliefs. Private and group ...

Monday 28 October 01:00pm

We share the room with the Mah Jong players in front of the cosy wood burner.

Come play social card games, make new friends and catch up with old ones.

For more information contact: Val Watkins at 06 308 9293.

Monday 28 October 06:00pm

Club Wairarapa Rockers is a group of people who like to meet once a week on Monday s to dance Rock in Roll and other social dances as required. Beginners an intermediate levels learning moves to form routines. So, chums ...

Tuesday 29 October

Tuesday 29 October 10:00am

A great slice of New Zealand’s Farming History - Well worth a visit!

The Museum is housed in two century-old historic woolsheds, relocated and situated in the cultural heart of Masterton.

At The Wool Shed you ...

Tuesday 29 October 10:00am

The carvings of Wairarapa-based artist Harry Watson speak of the culture clash between colonial and post-colonial New Zealand by recreating and subverting the narrative of our country’s history.

Harry Watson has ...

Tuesday 29 October 10:00am

Aratoi celebrates its 50th birthday in 2019 with this exhibition of Taonga Māori, huia, moa bones, botanical sketches, James Bragge’s photographs of early settlement, a ship's biscuit from 1869, significant art works ...

Tuesday 29 October 10:30am

A new collaborative story time bringing together all generations. Brought to you by Age Concern, Chatter Box, Joy for Generations and the Masterton Library.

We all have something to teach each other, and this is ...

Tuesday 29 October 02:00pm

Come along and meet other reading enthusiasts. Every last Tuesday of the month, at 2pm.

All new 18+ members are welcome.

We are middlebrow readers - Jack Reacher is a favourite. We each bring along something we ...

Tuesday 29 October 06:00pm

The Geraldine Inder School of Dance and drama proudly presents their own version of the classic Alice in Wonderland and Through the Looking Glass. Perfect for the whole family to come and join the memorable story where ...

Tuesday 29 October 06:30pm

All ages welcome.

Koha.

Our weekly open workshops are back, now in new cozy venue at "Heart of Arts", Carterton. Intention is to come together, meet others in quite unusual way, have some fun, learn every week ...

Tuesday 29 October 07:15pm

Weekly community choir practice.

Our un-auditioned, all-comers choir meets on Tuesday evenings. We sing a wide variety of songs, including classical, world music, folk and pop.

Music reading is not essential, ...