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Saturday 23rd September 2023 Hororātā Domain 

This event is held wet or fine. We will only cancel if the weather makes things unsafe. We have warm pies and bacon butties and hot coffee. There is never a bad day for a Swap Meet! Keep an eye on our Facebook page for updates CLICK HERE

If you are arriving Friday please come in GATE B – CLICK HERE for the site map

A true mechanical swap meet catering for vintage, veteran, classic, cars,  motorcycles, parts,  tools and mechanical-related stuff.

  • Gates open Saturday at 7 am to sellers, 7.30am to the general public
  • Enter gate C – the gate closest to the Hororātā Village
  • Click here to view the site map
  • All general public will park in the centre paddock
  • There will be disabled parking at front of the general public car park
  • Food and coffee for sale
  • Bring Cash!

Site Holders

  • Gates Open Saturday 7am
  • $20 single site fee, $30 for a double site, includes entry for one person – cash only
  • Pay cash at the gate, and park as directed
  • No need to pre-book a site
  • You can arrive between 12pm and 8pm Friday to set up, see details below
  • The Hororātā Mechanical Swap Meet has a NO BRIC-A-BRAC and HOUSEHOLD JUNK policy.  If you bring china and soft toys to this event you will be told to go home
  • Food sites are by invitation only, you cannot turn up and sell food or coffee without a prior invitation

General Public – buyers/browsers

  • Gates open 7.30am
  • Entry is  $5 per person – cash only
  • Kids are free

Vintage/Classic Cars? 

  • We have special parking for you
  • $5 per person entry fee

Stay Overnight?

  • You can arrive from noon on Friday until 8pm Friday evening 
  • Come in the main gates of the Domain where flag poles are – gate B
  • $10 for staying overnight per vehicle, in addition to your entry fee – cash

Dave and John have joined forces with the Hororātā Community Trust to bring the Hororātā Mechanical Swap Meet. It is a fundraiser for our community with multiple groups benefiting.

Enquires to info@hororata.org.nz 

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