Events

These are all the upcoming events for you to enjoy while staying with us!

 

Motatapu Race 

Only open to the public one day a year it’s no surprise that this event is always a sellout, so get your entry in early to secure your spot.

Mountain bike, off road marathon, xterra triathlon, ultra run, miners trail - it’s a bucket-list off-road event for everyone from elite athletes to have-a-crack characters. 

Next on: March 6th 2021

Wanaka A & P Show 

The Wanaka A&P Show is a vibrant, bustling example of an important Kiwi tradition. 

More than 40,000 people come to the Show each year to experience the best of rural life in a spectacular lakeside setting in the heart of central Wanaka. 

Next on: Friday, March 12 to Saturday, March 13

 

 

Wanaka Wine and Food Festival 

Central Otago’s acclaimed wine and food will take centre stage in Wānaka next year with the launch of Ripe, a new festival for the region.

World class wine & food will be supported by entertainment including Nadia Lim and The Jordan Luck Band.

Next on: Sunday, March 21

Relay for Life Wanaka

Relay For Life is an inspirational and fun event that helps people in your community through the Cancer Society’s support services, programmes and cancer research.

Join the Relay For Life as your dedicated team members take turns walking, or running, around the track for the full 24 hours.

Next on: Saturday, March 27 to Sunday, March 28

NZ's Ultimate Mountain Bike Challenge

The longest and most scenic mountain bike race in New Zealand, the Contact Epic is aptly named indeed!

Choose one of the three circumnavigations of Lake Hawea at 160, 125 or 95 km and enjoy the 100% pure South Island High Country Station scenery on a ride you will never forget.

Next on: Saturday, April 17

Southern Lakes Half Marathon and 10km Run

The Southern Lakes Half Marathon and 10km run is an annual event starting just below the Cardrona Ski Field entrance and finishing at Pembroke Park.

This may well be the fastest and most scenic Half Marathon in the country.

Next on: Saturday, May 1