Women’s Social Rides

Join locals like you on this super social ride for the women of Bike Wanaka. ALL abilities and ages are welcome. This time ladies will meet at the start of Deans Bank track at 5:30 pm. How long can they make the train around Deans Bank? No one will be left behind, speedsters can go […]

Christmas Eve Market

Wanaka Artisan Market is looking forward to celebrating all things local and handmade with their fabulous Christmas Eve Market on Pembroke Park – Friday 24th December from 10 am – 3 pm. Join them for lots of festive fun and community spirit, and plenty of stalls for all your last-minute gifts. Pottery, photography, natural soaps, […]

Wanaka Medical Social Triathlon

Wanaka Medical Centre and the Integrity Homes Challenge Wanaka team are thrilled to be hosting the Wanaka Medical Social Triathlon, which everyone can participate in and gives people the opportunity to get fit for an achievable goal. This social event consists of a 15-minute pool swim or 30-minutes Aquarobics or 30-minute Pilates at the Wanaka […]

Winter Wonderland in Hawea

Every Day This Week Take a walk through the magical forest to Santa’s workshops and see Santa’s helpers at work and play. Who knows you might even spot a fairy hiding among the trees. Every day this week, check out their Facebook events page for timing. General Tickets:    $5.00 Adults     $2.00 Children    […]

Early Bird RIPE Tickets On Sale

March 19, 2022 Ripe is returning to Wānaka to celebrate the best wine and food from the finest growers and producers across Central Otago on Saturday 19 March 2022 (Otago anniversary weekend). Early bird tickets are now available for the second consecutive Ripe festival, which was the brainchild of Wānaka local, and owner of Otago […]

Crankworx Hits Wanaka

Crankworx has announced the addition of a Summer Series in New Zealand! This multi-stop mountain biking festival will see international and local riders explore the varied terrain of Central Otago, Queenstown and Wānaka! The series will kick off on November 27 and run through December 12.  Along for the ride are locals, up-and-coming youngsters, and some […]