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.
Adults, $8, Students $5, Preschoolers Free Wonder Park tells the story of an amusement park where the imagination of a wildly creative girl named June comes alive. Start Date: End Date: Venue: The Plaza, Putaruru, South WaikatoDistance: 7.9 KM from Tirau
Tickets $8 Adults, $5 Students, Preschoolers Free A young elephant, whose oversized ears enable him to fly, helps save a struggling circus, but when the circus plans a new venture, Dumbo and his friends discover dark secrets beneath its shiny ... Start Date: End Date: Venue: The Plaza, Putaruru, South WaikatoDistance: 7.9 KM from Tirau
Going to be in Roto-Vegas, Rotorua on Wednesday Night? Don't be afraid Wednesday night poker is back in Roto-Vegas, Rotorua Attention! Attention! New game! New game! Up to $500 cash in prize money. Poker players you know you want to - so ... Start Date: End Date: Venue: Mitchell Downs Tavern, Rotorua, Bay of PlentyDistance: 3.9 KM from Rotorua
- If you are in Roto-Vegas 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, and other on-the-spot prizes, and Bar Tab's, finished off with a ... Start Date: End Date: Venue: Mitchell Downs Tavern, Rotorua, Bay of PlentyDistance: 3.9 KM from Rotorua
If you are in Rotorua on Sunday's 5pm -7pm - Do not miss this! Join us every Sunday for two hours of exciting big screen trivia bingo action. Come up with a strategy that sees a mix of conservatism fight optimism, as you vie to beat the other ... Start Date: End Date: Venue: Mitchell Downs Tavern, Rotorua, Bay of PlentyDistance: 3.9 KM from Rotorua
- If you are in Roto-Vegas Rotorua on Thursday - Do not miss this! What better way to spend a Thursday evening than an open 8 ball pool tournament at the pub?! We're providing all the excuses you need with our weekly Thursday evening Roto-Vegas 8 ... Start Date: End Date: Venue: Mitchell Downs Tavern, Rotorua, Bay of PlentyDistance: 3.9 KM from Rotorua
Get ready for some unmissable rugby action coming to Rotorua! The Maori All Blacks are set to take on the Flying Fijians at Rotorua International Stadium July 20th. It’s sure to be a huge clash with Fiji and they will be holding nothing ... Start Date: End Date: Venue: Rotorua International Stadium, Rotorua, Bay of PlentyDistance: 3.1 KM from Rotorua
The Angelite Holistic Fair is now out of retirement. We are now hosting our fair on the 3rd Saturday of each month. Our Angelite Holistic Fair was established in Auckland on the 3rd of October 2009 at the Massey Community House. The Fair ... Start Date: End Date: Venue: Ngongotaha Community Hall, Rotorua, Bay of PlentyDistance: 7.2 KM from Rotorua
Rotorua Museum are hosting two weeks of Matariki themed drop-in crafts over the July School Holidays. Come down to the Pop Up Shop (1201 Eruera Street) and join in the fun between 10am – 2pm on weekdays. Week One: Monday 8 – Friday 12 July ... Start Date: End Date: Venue: Shop 1201 Eruera Street, Rotorua, Bay of PlentyDistance: 0.2 KM from Rotorua
To celebrate Matariki and highlight fantastic indigenous food created by several local hotels and caterers we are proud the host the second Nga Kai a Matariki (The Foods of Matariki) Competition. Following on from a successful and delicious first ... Start Date: End Date: Venue: Te Manawa, Rotorua, Bay of PlentyDistance: 0.2 KM from Rotorua
Come down to Te Manawa (corner of Tutanekai and Hinemoa Streets) and take a journey through the long white cloud to experience the world premiere of this immersive sound and light celebration of Matariki. This free art installation will be open ... Start Date: End Date: Venue: Te Manawa, Rotorua, Bay of PlentyDistance: 0.2 KM from Rotorua
'The Legacy Tour' with Kelvin Cruickshank and TJ Higgs in honour of our mentor the late Colin Fry... What happens when you mix two international superstar mediums together on one stage! NZs leading medium Kelvin Cruickshank is joining forces with ... Start Date: End Date: Venue: Novotel Rotorua, Rotorua, Bay of PlentyDistance: 0.2 KM from Rotorua
Martina Halik and her 60-year-old mother Tania embark on a six-month ski trek through the treacherous Coast Mountains of British Columbia, Canada. This journey has only been completed once before, and never by a female duo. Their adventure is ... Start Date: End Date: Venue: Basement Cinema, Rotorua, Bay of PlentyDistance: 0.3 KM from Rotorua
Join us for a flavour-fuelled adventure with five courses perfectly paired with Esk Valley wines, and insider anecdotes from the experts spiked between courses, this is a night not to be missed! Limited tickets, round up your bestie mates or ... Start Date: End Date: Venue: Terrace Kitchen, Rotorua, Bay of PlentyDistance: 0.6 KM from Rotorua
Come and experience the beauty of jade. Each day this winter, you can join a free guided tour of our workshop to discover how we carve jade, by hand. You'll meet New Zealand’s finest greenstone artists and see them at work transforming raw ... Start Date: End Date: Venue: Mountain Jade, Rotorua, Bay of PlentyDistance: 0.5 KM from Rotorua
Want to learn about robotics and compete in an underwater robotics competition? Then this is for you. Children will be put into teams of 3 and spend the day building their underwater robot. They will design an attachment for their robot to pick ... Start Date: End Date: Venue: Rotorua Library Te Aka Mauri, Rotorua, Bay of PlentyDistance: 0.3 KM from Rotorua
Rotorua Museum is happy to announce the return of the bi-annual Art Awards for 2019 and are calling upon all Bay of Plenty artists to enter. In association with Friends of Rotorua Museum this prestigious competition is sponsored by Toi Ohomai ... Start Date: End Date: Venue: Rotorua Lakes Council, Rotorua, Bay of PlentyDistance: 0.5 KM from Rotorua
Rotorua Museum, in conjunction with Plunket Rotorua, are hosting an information morning about wahakura (traditional woven flax bassinet for young babies). The free demonstration will take place on Saturday 29 June 2019 at 10am, and will be ... Start Date: End Date: Venue: Te Runanga Tea House, Rotorua, Bay of PlentyDistance: 0.6 KM from Rotorua
“Life is cabaret, old chum, come to the cabaret!” If you fancy a night with a difference, you’ve come to the right place! Be entertained with a night of theatrical entertainment, paired with a sumptuous five course degustation menu. See ... Start Date: End Date: Venue: Princes Gate Hotel, Rotorua, Bay of PlentyDistance: 0.5 KM from Rotorua
Come and enjoy the sound of ukulele hosted by Rotorua Museum in the Te Runanga Tea House. Open to both players and non-players alike, UkeBox is a forum for all who enjoy ukulele and music. Rotorua’s own ukulele group, the Thermaleles, will ... Start Date: End Date: Venue: Te Runanga Tea House, Rotorua, Bay of PlentyDistance: 0.6 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
Latin Cardio & Body Sculpt Fitness Classes! The ultimate fitness package! An exhilarating Latin dance cardio fitness class combined with a body sculpt floor workout aimed to help tone, shape and strengthen your body. It is a fun and inspirational ... Start Date: End Date: Venue: Queen Elizabeth Health Centre, Rotorua, Bay of PlentyDistance: 0.6 KM from Rotorua
Looking for something musical to do? The Rotorua Symphonic Band is a concert ensemble of woodwinds (flute, clarinet, oboe, bassoon, alto & tenor saxophone, etc), brass (trumpet, french horn, trombone, baritone/euphonium, tuba, etc) and percussion ... Start Date: End Date: Venue: Rotorua Brass Band Room, Rotorua, Bay of PlentyDistance: 0.7 KM from Rotorua
Because it’s cold outside and summer seems so far away… it’s time to party! Festive Buffet Dinner. Cash bar. Live band. Add accommodation: Dine & dance, twin share room and full breakfast for $269 for two people. Bookings are ... Start Date: End Date: Venue: Princes Gate Hotel, Rotorua, Bay of PlentyDistance: 0.5 KM from Rotorua
Wanted: Detectives needed to solve a Matariki Mystery in the Government Gardens! These July School Holidays, Rotorua Museum is bringing back the popular Crack the Code free activity trail which will have kids learning more about Matariki and ... Start Date: End Date: Venue: Government Gardens, Rotorua, Bay of PlentyDistance: 0.6 KM from Rotorua
Another twisted tail at the Blue Baths. Muddy Moa Charitable Trust presentS Felix the Fearless Dog by Darlene Mohekey - only at the Blue Baths, Rotorua! Join us on Fly-Valley Farm for another amazing adventure! This time it’s Felix the farm ... Start Date: End Date: Venue: The Blue Baths, Rotorua, Bay of PlentyDistance: 0.7 KM from Rotorua
Explore Rotorua’s CBD as it comes alive with arts, culture and performance on Thursday 11 July 2019 between 5.30pm – 8.30pm. Re-imagine the city as spaces and organisations open their doors to art, music, dance, fun, laughter and food. This ... Start Date: End Date: Venue: Children's Art House, Rotorua, Bay of PlentyDistance: 0.8 KM from Rotorua
Held over three days, the Rotorua Home & Lifestyle Show brings together the very best in products and services for the home and lifestyle products. With over 150 companies involved take your time to explore all the various sites on display ... Start Date: End Date: Venue: Energy Events Centre, Rotorua, Bay of PlentyDistance: 0.9 KM from Rotorua
It's hard, it's fast, it's tough... it's Roller Derby! New Zealand's premier roller derby event, slam rock is back, live at Rotorua's Southern Trust Sportsdrome! This year the Sulphur City Steam Rollers' Motley Crew take on Dead End Derby ... Start Date: End Date: Venue: Southern Trust Sportsdrome, Rotorua, Bay of PlentyDistance: 1 KM from Rotorua
An eclectic mix of art, craft and other goods. Come and enjoy your morning and indulge in some great street food from local food trucks. Start Date: End Date: Venue: Mighty River Domain, Cambridge, WaipaDistance: 19.9 KM from Tirau
Special Parent Event: Young People & Body Image 28th June at Matamata Intermediate School Special update: We want everyone to hear Emma's message, so tickets are now 2-for-1. That means you buy a ticket for yourself and can bring your teen, ... Start Date: End Date: Venue: Matamata Intermediate School, Matamata, Matamata-PiakoDistance: 18.2 KM from Tirau
The Kinloch Music Group (KMG) jam sessions - hosted by "The Algae Blooms" - are held on the 3rd Sunday of the month at Kinloch's Jack Nicklaus Golf Club Cafe (on your left before the village) - starting at 3pm. Better yet - drag your visitors along ... Start Date: End Date: Venue: The Kinloch Club, Taupo, Lake TaupoDistance: 12.6 KM from Taupo
Hosted by Lava Glass Art Glass Studio, Gallery and Cafe, Artful Minds Exhibition brings together vibrant new works by nine innovative Taupo artists. This is the first exhibition for Artful Minds as a group. Open daily from 9am until 5pm from 25th ... Start Date: End Date: Venue: Lava Glass Sculpture Garden, Taupo, Lake TaupoDistance: 8.7 KM from Taupo
A great range of quality stalls that vary monthly there is something for everyone. The Oropi Sunday Market is an integral part of the heart and soul of Oropi. Come along and experience what makes it so special. All this at the one place, you ... Start Date: End Date: Venue: Oropi Memorial Hall, Tauranga, Bay of PlentyDistance: 16.7 KM from Tauranga
Treat yourself this Sunday by sitting down with the family to a delicious roast meal. Enjoy an all-you-can-eat selection of fine roast beef, succulent pork and crackling, lamb infused with rosemary and garlic and chicken roasted to perfection, ... Start Date: End Date: Venue: Wairakei Resort, Taupo, Lake TaupoDistance: 6.6 KM from Taupo
Brighten up your mid-winter blues with Wairakei Resort’s cheerful and warm Mid-Winter Christmas Buffet. Every Saturday night for the month of July, warm the cockles of your heart with Manuka honey glazed ham, winter root vegetables, or succulent ... Start Date: End Date: Venue: Wairakei Resort, Taupo, Lake TaupoDistance: 6.6 KM from Taupo
Wairakei Resort has a kitchen full of talented chefs from all around the globe, many coming from various parts of Asia. How better to celebrate this diversity, the unique cultures and some of the tastiest food on the planet than with a Taste of Asia ... Start Date: End Date: Venue: Wairakei Resort, Taupo, Lake TaupoDistance: 6.6 KM from Taupo
The first event off the blocks in the 2019 Hoka One One Run Taupo series. Based at the Taupo Wake Board Park, this event will take you on a journey of unadulterated trail bliss. Run or walk it as part of the Run Taupo series, or crack it out as a ... Start Date: End Date: Venue: Taupo Wake Park, Taupo, Lake TaupoDistance: 6.4 KM from Taupo