Vintage Machinery Harvest Rally 2018
3 Feb 2018 (Sat) - 4 Feb 2018 (Sun)
A & P Showgrounds Caterton
The Wairarapa Vintage Machinery Harvest Rally 2018 will a great country day out for the whole family. It's on February 3 & 4, Waitangi Weekend.
See rare, private collections of old come to life in farming demonstrations and get up close to machines restored to original working condition by hand.One of the highlights will be the harvesting of a specially planted wheat field. The harvesting, threshing and milling process will all be done by vintage machinery - a sight well worth seeing. The resulting flour will be sold and some turned into baked goods by a local bakery.
It only happens every 4 years, so don't miss out on this fun weekend.
Auckland Invasion Masterton Motorplex
17 Feb 2018 (Sat) - 18 Feb 2018 (Sun)
A car fanatic or curious newbie?
Head to the Masterton Motorplex and enjoy a fantastic weekend of drag racing, as part of the IHRANZ point series.
Wairarapa Wine Harvest Festival 2018
10 Mar 2018 (Sat)
The Cliffs, East Taratahi
Wine, food & entertainment - the Harvest Festival is fast becoming recognized as a high quality, annual event not to be missed.
Vineyards pair up with regional restaurants and produce outstanding local festival dishes. You can sample wines from not only the larger, better known wineries but also from some of the smaller boutique wineries in the region. You'll even get the opportunity to meet the wine makers from the vineyards involved. Festival goers can relax under the old trees listening to live music.
It is a fantastic day out, take advantage of the shuttles that run from Greytown to the event or take your own car, it's only 20 mins away from us at Greyfriars.
National Age Group Cycle Champs
20 Apr 2018 (Fri) - 22 Apr 2018 (Sun)
The Vantage Age Group Road National Championships (including the Para-Cycling Championships) will be held in the Wairarapa from the 20th - 22nd April 2018.
This event will see the best Age Group (Youth, Junior, Senior, Masters and Para) riders compete for Time Trial and Road Racing titles.
If you are representing your club and riding or supporting a rider - be sure to secure your accommodation at Greyfriars.