With its variety of terrain, stunning scenery and handy shuttle bus, Rivenrock Mountainbike Park is looking set to put Wairarapa on the mountainbike track. It’s only been open for a matter of weeks, but Rivenrock Mountainbike Park near Mount Holdsworth already has the biking fraternity in a buzz.
High Kitty, the lucky charm of hot air, the first special shape hot air balloon announced to take to the skies during the 2017 Wairarapa Balloon Festival.
The 33 metre tall gigantic balloon, will travel down-under from her home in Dallas Texas, USA to New Zealand to attend the Festival being held across the region over Easter Weekend, from 13th to 17th April 2017.
More than half a century ago an energetic group of local businessmen set up a trust in order to plan a magnificent lake for the inland town of Masterton. Following decades of hard work and dedication carried out by many individuals, their vision became a reality. It took over 70 people to provide text, photos and artworks to create a community anthology about Henley Lake, steered by a persistent person at the helm.