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Friday 28 February

Friday 28 February 10:00am

Enjoy this showcase of contemporary printmaking by selected Wairarapa artists.

Etchings, linocuts, woodcuts, screen prints, collagraphs, lithographs and other handmade printmaking techniques.

Opening, with Guest ...

Friday 28 February 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 28 February 10:00am

Another great display of original clothing at The Pointon Collection of Cars & Costume. Themed around the Art Deco era of evening and party wear. Lots of silk and lace, beads and feathers, long gloves and fans, pale legs ...

Friday 28 February 10:00am

Paul Melser’s ceramics are a quiet reminder of the natural materials they are made of, and the work of the hand that has produced them. This exhibition showcases 100 plates with individual variations.

Opening ...

Friday 28 February 10:00am

The exhibition “Our Town” is a chance to walk through Masterton over six decades.

60 photographs by Pete and Ted Nikolaison, taken over the past 60 years.
The photos are available for purchase.

A book (120 ...

Friday 28 February 08:00pm

Check out our starting times as they differ from season to season and with the sunset.

Usually on Fridays we start at 7:30PM except from November to February when we start at 8PM. On Saturdays it varies with the ...

Saturday 29 February

Saturday 29 February 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 29 February 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 29 February 09:00am

Feldenkrais is a method of movement education, which is different from conventional exercise systems like yoga, Pilates and the gym. (It’s easier!)

The Feldenkrais Method helps you learn how to use your body ...

Saturday 29 February 09:30am

If you or a family member have been diagnosed with prediabetes come along to learn about:

- What is prediabetes and how you can manage it
- How you can reduce your risk of developing Type 2 Diabetes

All of our ...

Saturday 29 February 10:00am

Matthew park has been turned into an authentic Viking town. You can try your hand at archery or axe throwing. There will also be spinning and weaving to watch, traditional items made from wool and leather. Viking food to ...

Saturday 29 February 10:00am

Toy Library is located at Featherston Community Centre and it's open on the 1st and 3rd Tuesday of every month at 9am to 11am.

On Saturday is open on 10am to 12pm.

Come along and enjoy!

It's run by volunteers. ...

Saturday 29 February 10:00am

Enjoy this showcase of contemporary printmaking by selected Wairarapa artists.

Etchings, linocuts, woodcuts, screen prints, collagraphs, lithographs and other handmade printmaking techniques.

Opening, with Guest ...

Saturday 29 February 10:00am

Another great display of original clothing at The Pointon Collection of Cars & Costume. Themed around the Art Deco era of evening and party wear. Lots of silk and lace, beads and feathers, long gloves and fans, pale legs ...

Saturday 29 February 10:00am

Paul Melser’s ceramics are a quiet reminder of the natural materials they are made of, and the work of the hand that has produced them. This exhibition showcases 100 plates with individual variations.

Opening ...

Saturday 29 February 10:00am

Aratoi is celebrating Seaweek - Kaupapa Moana three ways!

- Whale paintings by Wairarapa artist Paula Coulthard from the series Ika Moana, an old Te reo Māori name for whales - the English translation: Fish of the ...

Saturday 29 February 10:00am

The exhibition “Our Town” is a chance to walk through Masterton over six decades.

60 photographs by Pete and Ted Nikolaison, taken over the past 60 years.
The photos are available for purchase.

A book (120 ...

Saturday 29 February 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 29 February 11:30am

If you love vintage, enjoy playing with old technology, get a kick out of seeing how people lived 100 years ago, then come to the Martinborough. museum. It's housed in a heritage cottage that has just turned 125 years ...

Saturday 29 February 12:30pm

All you need to know about photographing the night sky. Ever wondered what sort of camera you need to take photos of the night sky, or how to set the camera up for a shot? Here is the course for you. Included with the ...

Saturday 29 February 01:00pm

We are delighted to host DJ Hippie Rich for four Saturdays this summer. Join us for an afternoon of chilled beats in our beautiful garden setting. Gather your friends and family together, grab a glass of your favourite ...

Saturday 29 February 08:00pm

Check out our starting times as they differ from season to season and with the sunset.

Usually on Fridays we start at 7:30PM except from November to February when we start at 8PM. On Saturdays it varies with the ...

Sunday 1 March

Sunday 1 March 10:00am

Matthew park has been turned into an authentic Viking town. You can try your hand at archery or axe throwing. There will also be spinning and weaving to watch, traditional items made from wool and leather. Viking food to ...

Sunday 1 March 10:00am

Enjoy this showcase of contemporary printmaking by selected Wairarapa artists.

Etchings, linocuts, woodcuts, screen prints, collagraphs, lithographs and other handmade printmaking techniques.

Opening, with Guest ...

Sunday 1 March 10:00am

Another great display of original clothing at The Pointon Collection of Cars & Costume. Themed around the Art Deco era of evening and party wear. Lots of silk and lace, beads and feathers, long gloves and fans, pale legs ...

Sunday 1 March 10:00am

Come join the Te Kairanga Cellar Door for their monthly Farmers Market (over the summer months: November to March - 1st Sunday of the month).

Live music from Loose Jandal plays all day, while you wander the Te ...

Sunday 1 March 10:00am

Amongst the picturesque setting of Te Kairanga Vineyard 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 ...

Sunday 1 March 10:00am

Paul Melser’s ceramics are a quiet reminder of the natural materials they are made of, and the work of the hand that has produced them. This exhibition showcases 100 plates with individual variations.

Opening ...

Sunday 1 March 10:00am

Aratoi is celebrating Seaweek - Kaupapa Moana three ways!

- Whale paintings by Wairarapa artist Paula Coulthard from the series Ika Moana, an old Te reo Māori name for whales - the English translation: Fish of the ...

Sunday 1 March 10:00am

The exhibition “Our Town” is a chance to walk through Masterton over six decades.

60 photographs by Pete and Ted Nikolaison, taken over the past 60 years.
The photos are available for purchase.

A book (120 ...

Sunday 1 March 11:30am

If you love vintage, enjoy playing with old technology, get a kick out of seeing how people lived 100 years ago, then come to the Martinborough. museum. It's housed in a heritage cottage that has just turned 125 years ...

Sunday 1 March 01:00pm

Ever watched one of those cooking programs where the Chef visits a beautiful vineyard in the stunning Italian countryside? They dine with a family on rustic long tables over the course of an afternoon. The wine flows, ...

Sunday 1 March 02:00pm

We're excited to be bringing back our very popular Sunday Sessions this summer - live music by the vines Sunday afternoons from 2pm. Starts Sunday 12 Jan, then every Sunday to the end of March.

Pizzas, platters and ...

Sunday 1 March 03:00pm

A free and friendly way to meet writers.
1st Sunday afternoon of every month, at 3pm, except January.
Note that the April event will be held at Carterton Memorial Club, RSA, 35 Broadway St.
Note that the 10th May ...

Monday 2 March

Monday 2 March 10:00am

Enjoy this showcase of contemporary printmaking by selected Wairarapa artists.

Etchings, linocuts, woodcuts, screen prints, collagraphs, lithographs and other handmade printmaking techniques.

Opening, with Guest ...

Monday 2 March 10:00am

Another great display of original clothing at The Pointon Collection of Cars & Costume. Themed around the Art Deco era of evening and party wear. Lots of silk and lace, beads and feathers, long gloves and fans, pale legs ...

Monday 2 March 10:00am

Paul Melser’s ceramics are a quiet reminder of the natural materials they are made of, and the work of the hand that has produced them. This exhibition showcases 100 plates with individual variations.

Opening ...

Monday 2 March 10:00am

Aratoi is celebrating Seaweek - Kaupapa Moana three ways!

- Whale paintings by Wairarapa artist Paula Coulthard from the series Ika Moana, an old Te reo Māori name for whales - the English translation: Fish of the ...

Monday 2 March 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. The club cards meet at the Featherston Community Centre at 1pm to ...

Tuesday 3 March

Tuesday 3 March 09:00am

Toy Library is located at Featherston Community Centre and it's open on the 1st and 3rd Tuesday of every month at 9am to 11am.

On Saturday is open on 10am to 12pm.

Come along and enjoy!

It's run by volunteers. ...

Tuesday 3 March 10:00am

Aratoi is celebrating Seaweek - Kaupapa Moana three ways!

- Whale paintings by Wairarapa artist Paula Coulthard from the series Ika Moana, an old Te reo Māori name for whales - the English translation: Fish of the ...

Tuesday 3 March 10:00am

Enjoy this showcase of contemporary printmaking by selected Wairarapa artists.

Etchings, linocuts, woodcuts, screen prints, collagraphs, lithographs and other handmade printmaking techniques.

Opening, with Guest ...

Tuesday 3 March 10:00am

Another great display of original clothing at The Pointon Collection of Cars & Costume. Themed around the Art Deco era of evening and party wear. Lots of silk and lace, beads and feathers, long gloves and fans, pale legs ...

Tuesday 3 March 10:00am

Paul Melser’s ceramics are a quiet reminder of the natural materials they are made of, and the work of the hand that has produced them. This exhibition showcases 100 plates with individual variations.

Opening ...

Tuesday 3 March 06:30pm

This term we have the last opportunity to enjoy this free/koha fun community interactive event in Carterton, New Zealand.

Our weekly open workshops are back at cosy "Heart of Arts". You don't have to be a musician. ...

Tuesday 3 March 07:15pm

We are an un-auditioned, all-comers, primarily a cappella choir, and we welcome anyone who enjoys group singing in harmony, across a wide variety of musical styles. Ability to read music is helpful, but definitely not ...

Wednesday 4 March

Wednesday 4 March 10:00am

Paul Melser’s ceramics are a quiet reminder of the natural materials they are made of, and the work of the hand that has produced them. This exhibition showcases 100 plates with individual variations.

Opening ...

Wednesday 4 March 10:00am

Aratoi is celebrating Seaweek - Kaupapa Moana three ways!

- Whale paintings by Wairarapa artist Paula Coulthard from the series Ika Moana, an old Te reo Māori name for whales - the English translation: Fish of the ...

Wednesday 4 March 10:00am

Enjoy this showcase of contemporary printmaking by selected Wairarapa artists.

Etchings, linocuts, woodcuts, screen prints, collagraphs, lithographs and other handmade printmaking techniques.

Opening, with Guest ...

Wednesday 4 March 10:00am

Another great display of original clothing at The Pointon Collection of Cars & Costume. Themed around the Art Deco era of evening and party wear. Lots of silk and lace, beads and feathers, long gloves and fans, pale legs ...

Wednesday 4 March 12:30pm

The world's premier shearing and woolhandling championship.

2020 marks the 60th anniversary for Golden Shears. It will be a four-day event encompassing novice, junior, intermediate, senior and open shearing ...

Wednesday 4 March 12:30pm

The world's premier shearing and woolhandling championship.

2020 marks the 60th anniversary for Golden Shears. It will be a four-day event encompassing novice, junior, intermediate, senior and open shearing ...

Wednesday 4 March 06:30pm

The world's premier shearing and woolhandling championship.

2020 marks the 60th anniversary for Golden Shears. It will be a four-day event encompassing novice, junior, intermediate, senior and open shearing ...

Wednesday 4 March 07:05pm

Club Wairarapa Rockers is a group of people who like to meet once a week on Wed s to dance Rock in Roll and other social dances as required. Beginners 7pm an intermediate levels at 8pm learning moves to form routines. ...

Wednesday 4 March 07:30pm

Live music performed by local musicians playing 30 min sets, some singer songwriter some blues some folk rock some acoustic jazz (all sorts of well presented songs) and this month our special guests, a duo from Virginia, ...

Wednesday 4 March 07:30pm

Vesa-Matti Leppänen Director/Violin
Stephen DePledge Fortepiano
J S Bach Goldberg Variations, BWV 988

J S Bach’s Goldberg Variations is a masterpiece. First written for harpsichord, it opens with a beautifully ...

Thursday 5 March

Thursday 5 March 07:45am

The world's premier shearing and woolhandling championship.

2020 marks the 60th anniversary for Golden Shears. It will be a four-day event encompassing novice, junior, intermediate, senior and open shearing ...

Thursday 5 March 07:45am

The world's premier shearing and woolhandling championship.

2020 marks the 60th anniversary for Golden Shears. It will be a four-day event encompassing novice, junior, intermediate, senior and open shearing ...

Thursday 5 March 10:00am

Paul Melser’s ceramics are a quiet reminder of the natural materials they are made of, and the work of the hand that has produced them. This exhibition showcases 100 plates with individual variations.

Opening ...

Thursday 5 March 10:00am

Aratoi is celebrating Seaweek - Kaupapa Moana three ways!

- Whale paintings by Wairarapa artist Paula Coulthard from the series Ika Moana, an old Te reo Māori name for whales - the English translation: Fish of the ...

Thursday 5 March 10:00am

Enjoy this showcase of contemporary printmaking by selected Wairarapa artists.

Etchings, linocuts, woodcuts, screen prints, collagraphs, lithographs and other handmade printmaking techniques.

Opening, with Guest ...

Thursday 5 March 10:00am

Feldenkrais is a method of movement education, which is different from conventional exercise systems like yoga, Pilates and the gym. (It’s easier!)

The Feldenkrais Method helps you learn how to use your body ...

Thursday 5 March 10:00am

Another great display of original clothing at The Pointon Collection of Cars & Costume. Themed around the Art Deco era of evening and party wear. Lots of silk and lace, beads and feathers, long gloves and fans, pale legs ...

Thursday 5 March 11:30am

If you like to read that is a great opportunity to enjoy the The Book Group meets monthly to discuss all things book.

1st Thursday monthly.
Give us a call to find out what we are reading next!

For more ...

Thursday 5 March 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 count, ...

Thursday 5 March 06:00pm

Is a cruise to Fiordland or Stewart Island on your travel bucket list?

If so come along to meet Rob Swale owner/skipper of Fiordland Discovery and discover more about these phenomenal wilderness areas. Rob will share ...

Thursday 5 March 06:30pm

The world's premier shearing and woolhandling championship.

2020 marks the 60th anniversary for Golden Shears. It will be a four-day event encompassing novice, junior, intermediate, senior and open shearing ...

Thursday 5 March 06:30pm

A gentle introduction to a variety of Middle Eastern and modern fusion dance styles and music. You do not have to show your belly!

Benefits of dancing include:
- Improved muscle tone and strength.
- Weight ...

Thursday 5 March 07:00pm

An open and diverse group of sharing and mutual support. Come to share or listen to the stories of other local men 17+ who feel need to connect with self and the group, silence... Happy to have 14+ guys accompanied by ...

Thursday 5 March 07:00pm

Masterton Theatre Company presents its very first show!!!

Charlie Brown and the entire Peanuts gang explore life's great questions as they play baseball, struggle with homework, sing songs, swoon over their crushes, ...

Friday 6 March

Friday 6 March 07:45am

The world's premier shearing and woolhandling championship.

2020 marks the 60th anniversary for Golden Shears. It will be a four-day event encompassing novice, junior, intermediate, senior and open shearing ...

Friday 6 March 10:00am

Paul Melser’s ceramics are a quiet reminder of the natural materials they are made of, and the work of the hand that has produced them. This exhibition showcases 100 plates with individual variations.

Opening ...

Friday 6 March 10:00am

Aratoi is celebrating Seaweek - Kaupapa Moana three ways!

- Whale paintings by Wairarapa artist Paula Coulthard from the series Ika Moana, an old Te reo Māori name for whales - the English translation: Fish of the ...

Friday 6 March 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 6 March 10:00am

Enjoy this showcase of contemporary printmaking by selected Wairarapa artists.

Etchings, linocuts, woodcuts, screen prints, collagraphs, lithographs and other handmade printmaking techniques.

Opening, with Guest ...

Friday 6 March 10:00am

Another great display of original clothing at The Pointon Collection of Cars & Costume. Themed around the Art Deco era of evening and party wear. Lots of silk and lace, beads and feathers, long gloves and fans, pale legs ...

Friday 6 March 05:00pm

Come along to one of the best School Galas you will experience - something for everyone!

Live entertainment and great food - choose from succulent lamb burgers, butter chicken, nachos, salads plus more.

Top it ...

Friday 6 March 05:30pm

Two ‘tourists of photography’ of different generations.

In the epic 80-photo frieze "The Homely II", Hipkins scrambles images of New Zealand and Great Britain.

This is accompanied by some 50 Peter Peryer ...

Friday 6 March 06:30pm

The world's premier shearing and woolhandling championship.

2020 marks the 60th anniversary for Golden Shears. It will be a four-day event encompassing novice, junior, intermediate, senior and open shearing ...

Friday 6 March 07:00pm

Masterton Theatre Company presents its very first show!!!

Charlie Brown and the entire Peanuts gang explore life's great questions as they play baseball, struggle with homework, sing songs, swoon over their crushes, ...

Friday 6 March 07:30pm

Check out our starting times as they differ from season to season and with the sunset.

Usually on Fridays we start at 7:30PM except from November to February when we start at 8PM. On Saturdays it varies with the ...

Friday 6 March 07:30pm

Emerald are back. Tonight from 7.30pm. A night of non-stop humour, music and dancing – something for everyone. They always put on a great show. Everyone is welcome to attend.

Our Club Rules and Club Dress Code ...

Friday 6 March 07:30pm

Discover the night sky we love from the observatory in the heart of Wairarapa. Every Friday and Saturday.

Look through our telescopes, ask any questions and enjoy the famous dark night sky in Wairarapa with us. Peer ...

Saturday 7 March

Saturday 7 March 07:45am

The world's premier shearing and woolhandling championship.

2020 marks the 60th anniversary for Golden Shears. It will be a four-day event encompassing novice, junior, intermediate, senior and open shearing ...

Saturday 7 March 08:00am

Come along for a family fun day out. We have over 500 stalls which have come from all over New Zealand. There is something for every person, home and garden. There will be over 40 food stalls catering for every taste. ...

Saturday 7 March 08:00am

Amongst iconic Martinborough Fair, 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 7 March 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 7 March 09:00am

Feldenkrais is a method of movement education, which is different from conventional exercise systems like yoga, Pilates and the gym. (It’s easier!)

The Feldenkrais Method helps you learn how to use your body ...

Saturday 7 March 10:00am

Two ‘tourists of photography’ of different generations.

In the epic 80-photo frieze "The Homely II", Hipkins scrambles images of New Zealand and Great Britain.

This is accompanied by some 50 Peter Peryer ...

Saturday 7 March 10:00am

Paul Melser’s ceramics are a quiet reminder of the natural materials they are made of, and the work of the hand that has produced them. This exhibition showcases 100 plates with individual variations.

Opening ...

Saturday 7 March 10:00am

Aratoi is celebrating Seaweek - Kaupapa Moana three ways!

- Whale paintings by Wairarapa artist Paula Coulthard from the series Ika Moana, an old Te reo Māori name for whales - the English translation: Fish of the ...

Saturday 7 March 10:00am

Toy Library is located at Featherston Community Centre and it's open on the 1st and 3rd Tuesday of every month at 9am to 11am.

On Saturday is open on 10am to 12pm.

Come along and enjoy!

It's run by volunteers. ...

Saturday 7 March 10:00am

Enjoy this showcase of contemporary printmaking by selected Wairarapa artists.

Etchings, linocuts, woodcuts, screen prints, collagraphs, lithographs and other handmade printmaking techniques.

Opening, with Guest ...

Saturday 7 March 10:00am

Another great display of original clothing at The Pointon Collection of Cars & Costume. Themed around the Art Deco era of evening and party wear. Lots of silk and lace, beads and feathers, long gloves and fans, pale legs ...

Saturday 7 March 11:00am

Two ‘tourists of photography’ of different generations.

In the epic 80-photo frieze "The Homely II", Hipkins scrambles images of New Zealand and Great Britain.

This is accompanied by some 50 Peter Peryer ...

Saturday 7 March 11:00am

Artist Gavin Hipkins and City Gallery Wellington Chief Curator Robert Leonard speak on the exhibition Gone Home.

All welcome.
Photography by: Gavin Hipkins and Peter Peryer
Curated by: Gavin Hipkins and Robert ...

Saturday 7 March 11:30am

If you love vintage, enjoy playing with old technology, get a kick out of seeing how people lived 100 years ago, then come to the Martinborough. museum. It's housed in a heritage cottage that has just turned 125 years ...

Saturday 7 March 06:00pm

The world's premier shearing and woolhandling championship.

2020 marks the 60th anniversary for Golden Shears. It will be a four-day event encompassing novice, junior, intermediate, senior and open shearing ...

Saturday 7 March 07:00pm

Check out our starting times as they differ from season to season and with the sunset.

Usually on Fridays we start at 7:30PM except from November to February when we start at 8PM. On Saturdays it varies with the ...

Saturday 7 March 07:00pm

Iconic Wellington indie-rockers Ingrid and the Ministers are hitting the road for the first time this March to celebrate the release of their debut album "Kill the Sights".

Renowned for their electrifying ...

Saturday 7 March 07:00pm

Masterton Theatre Company presents its very first show!!!

Charlie Brown and the entire Peanuts gang explore life's great questions as they play baseball, struggle with homework, sing songs, swoon over their crushes, ...

Saturday 7 March 07:00pm

Discover the night sky we love from the observatory in the heart of Wairarapa. Every Friday and Saturday.

Look through our telescopes, ask any questions and enjoy the famous dark night sky in Wairarapa with us. Peer ...