Events - What's on in Kurow and the Waitaki Valley?
Keep up to date with what's on in Kurow, what's on in Otematata and the Waitaki Valley from Duntroon to Omarama. Click Calendar View for a quick glance at what's happening month by month. Community events advertised in the Kurow and Waitaki Valley local paper the 'Bugle' qualify for space on this page. Please contact the Editor on 436 0950 or send a message through our contacts page Contact Us. For weekly clubs and sports go to Sports & Clubs. For events specific to Oamaru please visit the Oamaru I-Site and Tourism Waitaki website.
To raise funds for the new Twizel Medical Centre. Gardens open 10am 4pm. If postponed due to weather will be held Sunday 9 November
TICKETS AVAILABLE FROM: GLENCRAIGS, OMARAMA HOT TUBS, MACKENZIE PHARMACY and TWIZEL MEDICAL CENTRE,HEAD OVER HEALS TIMARU or TEKAPO Phone PENNY 027 3800130,KUROW Phone KATE 021 2266945
The St John Waitaki Area Committee based in Kurow are this year celebrating 50 years of dedicated volunteering by locals looking after the community from Duntroon/Danseys Pass, up the Hakataramea Valley and Cattle Creek, and inland as far as the Lindis Pass (and sometimes through to Mt Cook and Waimate...
Waimate Showground from 7.30am. Event schedule & entry form to be advised but will most likely be available at the Waimate Information Centre, Farmlands, PGG and at www.scshow.co.nz. Contact the Secretary, 0275237878.
At Kurow Island from 11am. Jason Kerrison from OpShop will be present. North vs South tug of war. Riverstone cooking demonstration. Exhibition by Burns Pollock. Lolly scramble. Impressive parade. BE THERE!
Celebrating Waimate Strawberries with a one day festival of free family entertainment including stalls & competitions. Seddon Square, Queen Street, Waimate. Fare starts at 10.30 followed by a Santa Parade at 11am. www.waimatestrawberryfare.co.nz
A reunion is planned in Otematata for the Hydro construction families and businesses, celebrating 50 years since Benmore Powerstation and Dam commissioning. To register your interest contact Vicky 03 438 7855.