Great Barrier Island Event Calendar
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16-27th
April
School Holiday Programme
Treasure Hunt, Pizza Making, Rock Painting, Kayaking
Bush Walk, Barbeque, Wharf Jumps and more. 
Contact AFSG for more information.
Contact:
Rendt on
09 4290 465
or 09 4290 174
27/28th
April
Black Jug Fishing Haggle  RULES
Land base and boat fishing.  All fishers must be entered. 
Open Competition. Entry fee $75pp. Starts 12noon Friday.
Weigh in Sat 5pm, followed by Big BBQ
Tipi n Bobs Waterfront Lodge
09 4290 550
027 550 5187
021 505 187
28 Apr-
12 May
Creepies & Crawlies Exhibition
Kids, come and make your own on
Sat 28th and/or Sun 29th between 11am and 3pm.  
Aotea Art Gallery
Claris
8th Sept

This year's topic is 'TIME'.  

Moderator: Kim Hill with a panel of Professors and Scientist. 

Breakout sessions from 9.30am,

panel starts 2.30pm. 

See poster for more details

Presented by Awana Rural Women

Claris Sports Club
Whangaparapara Rd
6th
Oct
Great Barrier Island Wharf 2 Wharf Marathon
New Zealand's FRIENDLIEST MARATHON
This is a unique event, half track and half road, ideal for serious athletes as well as for families.
Mountain Bike, Run, Walk, Full Marathon, Half Marathon, Duathlon, 10km, 5km through some of the most unspoilt native forest in NZ.
Sponsored by Barrier Air
24th
Nov
'Spectacular by Nature' Garden Tour
A unique opportunity to view a variety of residential gardens on the island. Guided tours of charming cottage gardens, spectacular coastal panoramas and hidden native flora and birdlife. Transportation, morning tea and Devonshire afternoon tea included. 

Major fundraiser for the Great Barrier Island Community Health Trust.
25th
Nov
Rose Competition and Stonewall Market - details to come

Aotea Radio 94.6FM
8am to 6pm 7 days a week
Schedule

Good Heavens
Dark Sky Experiences
Information  -  Article
One of only three Dark Sky Sanctuaries in the world
and the only island Dark Sky Sanctuary

Regular Events

Monday Movie Nights. Every Monday at the Barrier Social Club, Tryphena.  Meals 6-7pm

'Open Mike' Jam Night. Thursday 8pm at the Currach Irish Pub, Tryphena

Quiz Night.  Sundays at the Currach Irish Pub, Tryphena.

Stonewall VILLAGE CRAFT & PRODUCE MARKET 10.00am every Saturday at Tryphena


New Zealand Events Calendar


Australia & Overseas Events Calendar

Public Holidays 2018

ANZAC Day Wednesday 25th April
Queens Birthday Weekend Friday 1st June - Monday 4th June
Labour Weekend Friday 19th October - Monday 22nd October

School Terms 2018

2nd Term 2018 30th April to 6th July
3rd Term 2018 23rd July to 28th Sept
4th Term 2018 15th Oct to between 18th & 20th Dec

 

 

 


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