Hard on the Heels: June 3rd to July 9th
An acclaimed photography exhibition by leading New Zealand photojournalist Peter Bush is being held at Aratoi - Wairarapa Museum of Art and History in Masterton.
Reds, Whites & Brews Festival: June 27th – July 4th
The wine village of Martinborough will welcome visitors in a charming way. Over 30 local businesses will come together to offer accommodation specials, unique activities that celebrate local wine and heartland rugby, restaurants will offer menus with wine and craft beer matchings.
Rugby Yarns with The Lion, The All Black and The Ref: June 28th
This special dinner to be held at the Copthorne Hotel & Resort Solway Park in Masterton features guest speakers former All Black player, coach and selector Sir Brian Lochore, former Lions player John Jeffrey and French rugby referee Romain Poite.
Community screening of Lions Games: June 27th and July 1st
There will be a screening of the Lions v Hurricanes game and the Lions v All Blacks game on the big screen in Masterton’s War Memorial Stadium.
A friendly army of red-coated Lions rugby tour supporters is expected in Martinborough. They will be treated to a Reds, Whites & Brews Festival to celebrate local menus matched with local red and white wines, and regional craft beer.
As the only upcycled Fashion Awards event in New Zealand, the goal of The Oversew campaign is to promote upcycled fashion with zero wastage. It celebrates talented, aspiring designers who recreate, revamp and redesign pre-loved clothing into sustainable fashion garments.