Part of the joy of living in small town New Zealand is not only the friendly open nature of its people but their propensity to be resourceful, collaborative and supportive. The Wairarapa Farmers’ Market benefits from such members who are diverse and willing to go the extra mile.

Gather some friends for a magical Christmas Weekend in the Wairarapa Countryside, 5-6 November. Inside each of us is a little memory of the magic of Christmas.

Gene de Marco and his team of specialised craftsmen and restorers are keeping the memory of World War One aircraft alive.