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7th Dec Christmas Parade and Market Day
from 10am
Claris Sports Club
Whangaparapara Rd
09 4290 260
15th Dec

Join us for a Mad Hatter's Tea Party
11am until 2pm
A Community Celebration to mark the official opening of the Gray House Museum & the 10 year anniversary of the Heritage & Arts Village

Hats are a must - mad or otherwise.  Please bring a plate to add to our shared tea party.

Heritage & Arts Village, Claris
18th Dec Miriam Clancy live at the Currach 8pm

with songs from her new album


Currach Irish Pub
09 4290 211

Koha Entry

31st Dec

New Year's Eve 8.30pm

A night of celtic music with Gerry & Sean. 

$15.00 - presale tickets
purchase at the Currach only, they're selling fast.

Currach Irish Pub
09 4290 211


2nd Jan

New Year's Picnic 2020
from 10am

For 80 years this event has been a time for families to catchup and enjoy the live music, the games and a variety of local art & craft stalls along with yummy food and fresh baking.

Claris Sports Club
Whangaparapara Rd
09 4290 260

Possible thanks to a subsidy from the Great Barrier Local Board.

4th Jan

FitzRoy Family Festival

DOC Landing Reserve across the road from The Port FitzRoy Boat Club, behind the store.  This is a free, no alcohol event featuring craft and local produce, yummy food stalls and live music. Supported by

Port FitzRoy

No dogs permitted on the DOC Landing Reserve.

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

Good Heavens

Dark Sky Experiences - Stargazing Tours

Great Barrier Island is an International Dark Sky Sanctuary

and the first island Dark Sky Sanctuary in the world

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 2019/2020

Easter Weekend 2020 Friday 10th Apr - Monday 13th Apr
Anzac Day Monday 27th Apr
Queens Birthday Monday 1st Jun
Labour Weekend Friday 23rd Oct - Monday 26th Oct

School Terms 2019/2020

4th Term 2019 Monday 14th October to between 13th/20th December
1st Term 2020 Between 27th Jan/7th Feb to Thurs 9th April
2nd Term Tuesday 28th April to Friday 3rd July
3rd Term Monday 20th July to Friday 25th Sep
4th Term Monday 12th Oct to between Wed 16th/Fri 18th Dec




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