One day privately guided and three day walks amid ancient trees in the forested heart of the North Island. Walks led by the Tangata Whenua (original people of the land) in a superb temperate rainforest location close to the tourism centres of Rotorua and Taupo.
A visit to the Agrodome is simply a 'must do', offering visitors a fun, interactive, hands-on experience showcasing New Zealand farming at its best. One of the highlights is the world famous and multi-award winning Sheep Show, presenting an exciting insight into New Zealand agriculture.
Te Puia spans 70 hectares within the historic Te Whakarewarewa Valley, on the edge of town. We are home to the world famous Pohutu geyser, to mud pools, hot springs, to silica formations to the Kiwi bird and the national schools of wood carving, weaving, stone and bone carving.
Set amidst a landscape of erupting geothermal activity is the Living Maori Thermal Village of Whakarewarewa. Join a guided tour and discover the wonders of Mother Nature and learn how we have come to live in harmony within this unique environment.
We have combined Rotorua's leading adventure activities, adrenalin filled whitewater rafting & sledging, tandem skydiving, swooping, zorbing, monster 4x4, luging also including award winning Tamaki Maori culture hangi & concert, & Hells Gate Mud bath & spa. Check us out!
Wild whitewater rafting adventures to mild scenic float trips for all age groups and confidence levels! Daily rafting options on the Wairoa, Kaituna and Rangitaiki Rivers. Multi day wilderness river journeys on Motu and Mohaka Rivers.
The Tamaki Maori village evening combines traditional Maori cultural performances with cooked hangi dinner. The tour starts with the travel through the ancient tawa forest to learn Maori customs before entering the village.
You won't be surprised to discover that a 'pure' aspect underpins what we do. Have an amazing experience with us off the beaten track on board Tiua our 53ft sailing, explore the secluded bays & stunning scenery, swim, fish, and relax. Come on board and share our passion for sailing & this stunning.
Organized bus tours departing from Rotorua allow to visit the Hobbit movie set in nearby Matamata. Hobbiton, north of Tirau in the Waikato region, has guide tours of the Shire in Middle Earth where some of the filming for the Hobbit film trilogy was made.
Hells Gate Thermal Reserve is the MOST active thermal reserve in Rotorua with boiling mud pools, steaming sulphur fumaroles, erupting hot waters, mud volcano, New Zealand's largest hot water fall, steam vent geyser and much more. Traditional massages.
Rapids Jet boats the biggest rapids for commercial Jet Boating in New Zealand, Surf the waves of the awesome Fuljames Rapids Taupo and Jet Boat through narrow canyons, braided shallows and sensational white water rapids.
Wolf Event Management is proud to present NZ's #1 Fleetwood Mac Tribute show live on stage in the South Waikato's finest proscenium arch theatre The Plaza! The Fleetwoods have been selling out venues for the last 12 months and we've been planning ... Start Date: End Date: Venue: The Plaza, Putaruru, South WaikatoDistance: 7.9 KM from Tirau
Working displays of farming machinery from 100 years ago up to the present day, including haymaking and cultivation. Heavy horse ploughing is always popular. Food and refreshments will be available. Under 15 enter free. Start Date: End Date: Venue: Rotorua Tractor Club Showground, Rotorua, Bay of PlentyDistance: 17.9 KM from Rotorua
Small Class size only eight per session for one hour so children are not bored and encouraged to focus. Good quality art materials, so that children can hang their art and mosaics on the walls or in the garden like professional artists, or give ... Start Date: End Date: Venue: Janet Keen Painting and Mosaics School, Rotorua, Bay of PlentyDistance: 4.7 KM from Rotorua
- If you are in Rotorua on Tuesday - Do not miss this! - Come and test your knowledge against the famous Believe It Or Not questions. With a pre-quiz game, the Main Quiz finished off with a 3 Question Jackpot Quiz and other on-the-spot prizes, and ... Start Date: End Date: Venue: Mitchell Downs Tavern, Rotorua, Bay of PlentyDistance: 3.9 KM from Rotorua
Takapoto Estate Show Jumping is a 2-week event for all ages showcasing the best of New Zealand's riders in an incredible facility backing onto Lake Karapiro. The event aims to bring a taste of European show jumping to New Zealand shores. As well as ... Start Date: End Date: Venue: Takapoto Estate, Cambridge, WaipaDistance: 9.2 KM from Tirau
The 4-Week Programme gives young athletes the chance to develop the Mental Skills to excel in sport and life. Programme includes 4 workshops giving each young athlete the key mental skills required to maintain consistent performance, deal with ... Start Date: End Date: Venue: Rotorua International Stadium, Rotorua, Bay of PlentyDistance: 3.1 KM from Rotorua
Flexi Barre is an exercise class combining yoga, pilates and ballet barre work in a jam packed hour! Classes provide options for all levels, meaning you are in charge of how hard you work. You do not have to have any previous experience or be a ... Start Date: End Date: Venue: Amjazz Dance Studio, Rotorua, Bay of PlentyDistance: 2 KM from Rotorua
Thank you to those who have confirmed their attendance for this wonderful evening, and to those who have registered their interest, just a reminder that we request an RSVP by the 22nd February 2019 as we wish to confirm numbers for catering. Once ... Start Date: End Date: Venue: Skyline Rotorua, Rotorua, Bay of PlentyDistance: 4.1 KM from Rotorua
Join us to celebrate our rugby and culture! Rotorua International Rugby Festival - 1st Edition. Waikite Rugby (Rotorua) Vs Atletico y Progresso de Brandsen (Argentina). Program: 6pm - Powhiri 6:30pm - Kick Off games 7:30pm - Senior ... Start Date: End Date: Venue: Waikite Rugby Football Club Rooms, Rotorua, Bay of PlentyDistance: 2.9 KM from Rotorua
The Copthorne Off-Road Half Marathon, Quarter Marathon, 5km event and little devils event. Join us in Rotorua for this fantastic run/walk event on Sunday the 3rd of March 2019! Make sure you are part of this outstanding off road Half Marathon through ... Start Date: End Date: Venue: Waipa Mountain Bike Park, Rotorua, Bay of PlentyDistance: 4.3 KM from Rotorua
This annual event will be held in Kuirau Park, corner of Ranolf & Pukuatua Sts, on Saturday 16 February (23 Feb if wet). Start time 11.00 am Judging 12.30 pm. Register your teddy for a gold coin donation and be in with a chance to win category ... Start Date: End Date: Venue: Kuirau Park, Rotorua, Bay of PlentyDistance: 0.5 KM from Rotorua
Join us for the 5th Annual Tummy & Tots Expo! Shopping, information, support services, entertainment, gifts and fun for the family. The Tummy & Tots Expo is your place for everything from Pregnancy to Pre School. Just $5 at the door, children ... Start Date: End Date: Venue: Distinction Rotorua Hotel & Conference Centre, Rotorua, Bay of PlentyDistance: 2.4 KM from Rotorua
Te hiringa matua, te hiringa tangata, te hiringa o te rangatahi. This workshop has been designed to be relevant to all professionals working with young Maori (rangatahi). Participants will learn current and applied knowledge that will further ... Start Date: End Date: Venue: Distinction Rotorua Hotel & Conference Centre, Rotorua, Bay of PlentyDistance: 2.4 KM from Rotorua
Cycle a 3km loop encompassing the Government Gardens and Sulphur Point and find the answers to ten questions to go in the draw to win a $150 voucher for Cyclezone Rotorua. To download the map and clue sheet go to ... Start Date: End Date: Venue: Sport Bay of Plenty, Rotorua, Bay of PlentyDistance: 0.1 KM from Rotorua
Leave the bike at home and commute to work or school by two wheels instead. Pit stop locations across Rotorua will be located for your commute convenience, supplying you with refreshments, spot prizes and the chance to go in the draw to win 1 of 3 ... Start Date: End Date: Venue: Sport Bay of Plenty, Rotorua, Bay of PlentyDistance: 0.1 KM from Rotorua
Track your ride and create a work of art by ‘drawing’ your journey using the Strava app. Map your ride, then share from the app to [email protected] to be in to win. Drawings will be judged and will gain points for skill and originality. ... Start Date: End Date: Venue: Sport Bay of Plenty, Rotorua, Bay of PlentyDistance: 0.1 KM from Rotorua
This 100% Cuban festival held in Rotorua, New Zealand, has 20+ hours of workshops with world-class International and Local Cuban instructors, Crazy Cuban parties every night, with the best Cuban music around. The largest community-based Cuban ... Start Date: End Date: Venue: Lakes Performing Arts Company, Rotorua, Bay of PlentyDistance: 0.1 KM from Rotorua
Keen to get outdoors as a family, but not sure if you’ve got the know how to venture out safely? In celebration of Get Outdoors Week, Macpac Rotorua invites you and the kids to come learn tips and tricks that’ll make your next outdoor adventure a ... Start Date: End Date: Venue: Macpac, Rotorua, Bay of PlentyDistance: 0.2 KM from Rotorua
Mountainfilm uses the power of film, art and ideas to inspire audiences to create a better world. Telluride Mountainfilm is a dynamic organisation with a festival of films, people, stories and ideas that celebrates indomitable spirit, educates and ... Start Date: End Date: Venue: Basement Cinema, Rotorua, Bay of PlentyDistance: 0.3 KM from Rotorua
Discover how we handcraft jade on a free guided tour of our workshop. Meet New Zealand’s finest jade artists and see them at work transforming jade into art. Learn about the machinery involved in the carving process and explore the cultural ... Start Date: End Date: Venue: Mountain Jade, Rotorua, Bay of PlentyDistance: 0.5 KM from Rotorua
Join Mr. Bubbles with his extraordinary soap bubbles in all shapes and sizes. Enjoy bouncy bubbles, bubbles inside bubbles, smoke bubbles, square bubbles, giant bubbles and even fire bubbles. Interactive and suitable for all ages, The Bubble Show is ... Start Date: End Date: Venue: Rotorua Little Theatre, Rotorua, Bay of PlentyDistance: 0.7 KM from Rotorua
Come join us for a full day of African drum and dance. New players welcome, Drums provided, no experience necessary! Suitable for beginner to intermediate players, we will start with the basics and gently build from there to playing full-blown ... Start Date: End Date: Venue: The Arts Village, Rotorua, Bay of PlentyDistance: 0.5 KM from Rotorua
the Soundshell Market..held right on the Lakefront in sunny Rotorua... It has been operating for 30 years... Plenty of parking. Featuring outside stalls of all descriptions. Crafts, antiques, curios and collectibles, plants, clothing, ... Start Date: End Date: Venue: Lakefront Village Green, Rotorua, Bay of PlentyDistance: 0.6 KM from Rotorua
An exhibition of contemporary art jewellery by local artist Fiona Frew. This exhibition explores themes of environmental concerns, consumer culture, identity and the role that objects play in our society. Start Date: End Date: Venue: The Arts Village, Rotorua, Bay of PlentyDistance: 0.5 KM from Rotorua
First performed around 1596, Shakespeare’s comic fantasy of four lovers who find themselves bewitched by fairies is a sly reckoning with love, jealousy and marriage. For centuries it’s been one of Shakespeare’s most beloved plays. Start Date: End Date: Venue: Rotorua Little Theatre, Rotorua, Bay of PlentyDistance: 0.7 KM from Rotorua
The Rotorua Band Rotunda in Government Gardens will again showcase local music on sunny Sunday afternoons during February and March 2019. Bring along a deck chair, a rug and picnic, then lay back to enjoy a great range of music and entertainment ... Start Date: End Date: Venue: Government Gardens, Rotorua, Bay of PlentyDistance: 0.6 KM from Rotorua
Sixteen talented sculptors spent 10 days creating beautiful new sculptures, as part of the 2018 Rotorua Sculpture Symposium. The new sculptures, relating to the symposium theme Nga Wai o Rotorua – The Waters of Rotorua, will join specially ... Start Date: End Date: Venue: Government Gardens, Rotorua, Bay of PlentyDistance: 0.6 KM from Rotorua
Art in the Park is Rotorua's annual arts market with over 60 stalls of local artists, makers, and artisans showing their crafts and selling their wares in the beautiful Government Gardens of Rotorua. Wander among the market stalls of local ... Start Date: End Date: Venue: Government Gardens, Rotorua, Bay of PlentyDistance: 0.6 KM from Rotorua
The Home & Garden Show is packed with all the ideas and information that you need to transform your surroundings and create the place you’ve always dreamed of. Check out the variety, the innovations and take advantage of the expert advice. ... Start Date: End Date: Venue: Energy Events Centre, Rotorua, Bay of PlentyDistance: 0.9 KM from Rotorua
An exhibition of quilts and textile artworks showcasing the work of Aotearoa Quilters. A number of quilts will be for sale. Lectures, & floor talks will be running throughout the weekend giving an opportunity for visitors to learn about the art of ... Start Date: End Date: Venue: Energy Events Centre, Rotorua, Bay of PlentyDistance: 0.9 KM from Rotorua
As part of Rotorua Children’s Weekend celebrations there are a wide range of free family activities hosted in various venues around Rotorua over 2 fun-filled days. The second of these family-friendly days will be the Redwoods Children’s Day ... Start Date: End Date: Venue: The Redwoods, Rotorua, Bay of PlentyDistance: 3 KM from Rotorua
The Rotorua Walking Festival is a one or two day recreational walking event. You can walk one day or two days and choose from the different distances for each day. We have great walks, spot prizes and entertainment planned for our 26th Anniversary. ... Start Date: End Date: Venue: Neil Hunt Park, Rotorua, Bay of PlentyDistance: 2.9 KM from Rotorua
Sanctuary Mountain Maungatautari - the project: the past, current status and future plans. Did you know there’s an ancient forest on our doorstep, just one hour from Rotorua? An ecological delight, this 3,400 hectare mountain is protected by a ... Start Date: End Date: Venue: Rotorua Bridge Club, Rotorua, Bay of PlentyDistance: 3 KM from Rotorua
Welcome to the third New Zealand Minigolf Open 2019 - New Zealand's competitive minigolf tournament! Think you have what it takes to take the top $1,000 prize? Enter the Pro division where New Zealand's top players will be putting 144 holes across ... Start Date: End Date: Venue: Lumberjax Mini Golf, Rotorua, Bay of PlentyDistance: 3 KM from Rotorua
East-side Rapture II is a Family Fun Evening at Puketawhero Park, Friday 22nd Feb 2019 at 6pm. This is a follow up to last years successful event which drew a record crowd. Come to this Concert and Outdoor movie under the stars. The local ... Start Date: End Date: Venue: Puketawhero Park, Rotorua, Bay of PlentyDistance: 3.7 KM from Rotorua
5KM – 2.5KM – 1KM – 500M – 300M – 200M – 100M. AMPHIBIAN: 1.5KM SWIM + 3KM RUN + 500M SWIM. A weekend of action awaits at Rotorua’s spectacular Blue Lake so get ready for a totally new take on the only fresh water event in the Banana ... Start Date: End Date: Venue: Blue Lake (Tikitapu), Rotorua, Bay of PlentyDistance: 9.2 KM from Rotorua
Fresh off the biggest international tour of their career thus far, the dub-funk fivesome is fizzing to celebrate the sunny season with their home crew old and new. January through to April, Strangely Arousing and the crew are taking their special ... Start Date: End Date: Venue: Okere Falls Store, Rotorua, Bay of PlentyDistance: 15.6 KM from Rotorua
An action-packed day out for everyone! Watch New Zealand's cowboys and cowgirls combine with the best top contracted stock we can muster, to provide a show of thrills and spills. The whole family can enjoy our annual Waikato Rodeo - Sit on the ... Start Date: End Date: Venue: Kihikihi Domain, Kihikihi, WaipaDistance: 21.2 KM from Otorohanga
Be a part of this annual boutique open water swim on the crystal clear waters of Lake Okataina on Sunday 10th March 2019. With distances of 400m, 800m, 1500m, 3km and 6km there's something for everyone. All of the monies from entry fees goes ... Start Date: End Date: Venue: Lake Okataina, Rotorua, Bay of PlentyDistance: 14.8 KM from Rotorua
Enjoy all that our beautiful country has to offer with Kaimoana and Kaiwhenua (food from the sea and food from the land) without leaving town! Wairakei Resort is proudly hosting Sunday Surf & Turf buffets from the 3rd of Feb until the end of the ... Start Date: End Date: Venue: Wairakei Resort, Taupo, Lake TaupoDistance: 6.6 KM from Taupo
It’s back by popular demand, and it’s expanded to include Friday and Saturday nights this summer! The Wairakei Resort Friday & Saturday Night Market is a local favourite. Immerse yourself in the tastes of Mexico, Spain, Asian Fusion, Kiwiana ... Start Date: End Date: Venue: Wairakei Resort, Taupo, Lake TaupoDistance: 49.5 KM from Tokoroa
Amazing opportunity to spend 6 full days of fun, laughter and learning with Sue. Retreat dates are from the 14th March to 21st March 2019. There are limited spaces as Sue likes to spend as much time as possible with you all. Sue will be there ... Start Date: End Date: Venue: Wairakei Resort, Taupo, Lake TaupoDistance: 6.6 KM from Taupo
Come and meet us at Taupo for a long golfing weekend away in one of the beautiful resort golf course in New Zealand. Wairakei Golf & Sanctuary is known as one of the world first sanctuaries on a golf course! Imagine teeing off amongst the deer ... Start Date: End Date: Venue: Wairakei Golf and Sanctuary, Taupo, Lake TaupoDistance: 5.9 KM from Taupo
Grab your girlfriends and make a day of it at Cambridge Primary School Hall on Saturday 16th Feb from 9am! Grab yourself some amazing deals on Designer Clothing, Samples, Jewellery and Accessories! Time: Doors Open 9am - 4pm See you there! Start Date: End Date: Venue: Cambridge Primary School, Cambridge, WaipaDistance: 20.5 KM from Hamilton