Local Events

Date/Time Event
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Rakaia Basin Glacial History Field Trip

Join our geologists on a bus tour that will explore the recent glacial history of the Rakaia Basin.

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A Heritage of Hororata and Beyond event brought to you by the Hororata Community Trust

2:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Hororata Night Glow Festival
Hororata Domain, Hororata

Experience hot air balloons firing up the night sky!

Balloonists from all over New Zealand are travelling to this event,  providing an unique opportunity to experience hot air balloons lighting up the night sky, glowing in unison to music.

Surrounding the Night Glow will be an autumn festival including live music, children’s entertainment and an amazing array of street food, this unique autumn festival will entertain the whole family.

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A Hororata Community Trust event