Local Events

Date/Time Event
11/08/2019 - 03/11/2019
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Terrace Station Spring Garden Visits
Terrace Station, Hororata

Visit the historic Terrace Station and view the wonderful gardens in all their splendour. Open every second Sunday of August, September, October and November. Visit www.terracestation.org.nz for more information.

7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Hororata Swap Meet
Hororata Domain, Hororata

MECHANICAL ONLY, no bric a brac or  household  junk allowed, gates open 7am sites $15 pay on the day, (no pre-sale sites  or bookings needed)


10:00 am - 4:30 pm
Hororata Museum and Domain Walk
St John’s Church. Hororata, Hororata

Join the Hororata Historical Society on a walking tour exploring our communities unique history. Starting at the St John’s Stone Church ending through the Domain to Coton’s Cottage and Museum. This is a 2 hour walk suitable for all ages and fitness, pram friendly.

Contact: Helene Youngman (Secretary)

Phone: 03 317-9903

Email: hororatahistoricalsociety@gmail.com

10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Homebush Stables Open Day
Homebush Road, Coalgate, Coalgate

Come and enjoy this magnificent place called Homebush. Wander around the garden of trees and rhododendons (plantings began in 1851).   View the Homebush Stables historic buildings including the water driven turbine and enjoy coffee and lunch in the Swinging Tree Café.


9:30 am - 2:00 pm
Hororata Parish Spring Fair
Hororata Domain, Hororata

Held annually on Labour day this is a great family free fun day out with market stalls, children’s entertainment, a white elephant auction, live music and much more.


9:00 am - 4:30 pm
Hororata Highland Games
Hororata Domain, Hororata

A traditional Scottish Highland Games with a kiwi twist. Heavy competitions (caber, sheath etc), Highland Dancing, Pipe Bands, Tug o’ War, market stalls, fairground, Have a Go, Junior Warriors and so much more.


A Hororata Community Trust event

20/03/2020 - 22/03/2020
All Day
HORORATA PRIMARY SCHOOL 150th Jubilee Celebrations 2020
Hororata Primary School, Hororata

150th Jubilee Celebrations 2020

Further details contact the school office office@hororata.school.nz 033180803

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