Wanaka Events

NZ Mountain Film Festival

NZ Mountain Film Festival

28 Jun 2019 – 06 Jul 2019

National and international filmmakers come together to showcase their work in the highly acclaimed NZ Mountain Film Festival.

Merino Muster

Merino Muster

01 Sep 2019

The New Zealand High Country Ski Adventure.​ The Merino Muster promises a day you’ll never forget,catering for pure beginner cross country skiers to the elite national team skier.

Spring Challenge - Cromwell 2019

Spring Challenge - Cromwell 2019

27 Sep 2019 – 29 Sep 2019

Cromwell is the destination for the 13th Spring Challenge, all women adventure race. Spring Challenge is one of the gems of New Zealand adventure racing, where teams of three women take part in the adventure that includes rafting, mountain biking, hiking and orienteering.

The Deans Bank 10 Hr

The Deans Bank 10 Hr

27 Oct 2019

The fourth annual 10 Hour event will be held on the purpose built 10km track which is situated on DOC land alongside the Clutha River at Deans Bank in Wanaka. The track is all single track and has been designed for bikers by bikers- so it’s fun to ride!

Aspiring Conversations

Aspiring Conversations

03 Apr 2020 – 05 Apr 2020

Aspiring Conversations is a festival of ideas where key thinkers talk about subjects that are current, controversial and just downright interesting

Warbirds over Wanaka

Warbirds over Wanaka

10 Apr 2020 – 12 Apr 2020

Now acclaimed as the largest Warbird Airshow in the Southern Hemisphere, this is the one event not to be missed.

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