Travel Insurance Advice and Tips

Travel Insurance Advice and Tips

Often trips are planned well in advance down to the most minute details. However, when embarking on a long distance vacation or business trip, it is highly beneficial to acquire travel insurance. Although travelling can generate significant expenses, insurance can...
Health and Safety Travel Tips

Health and Safety Travel Tips

New Zealand is considered as a very safe place to travel along with a few endemic diseases, low crime rate, and an excellent healthcare system. Visitors are advised to take the same with their personal safety and their personal possessions as they would in any other...
Karioi Classic Cycle Ride

Karioi Classic Cycle Ride

Raglan is no doubt one of the surfing charms of New Zealand. It is renowned and recognized globally. It grows in fame over the recent years because of local cycle competition. Held at the end of July, the Karioi Classic Cycle Ride in 2017 is on its 7th edition....
National Agricultural Fieldays 2017

National Agricultural Fieldays 2017

The National Agricultural Fieldays is the largest agricultural event in the Southern Hemisphere. This great event is not just for farmers, with so many activities and events you will find some for the whole family. The New Zealand National Fieldays Society is a...
Matariki Dish Challenge

Matariki Dish Challenge

The Matariki Dish Challenge has become a popular foodie event in the Hamilton & Waikato region, and returns from 10th June – 14th July 2017. The Matariki dish challenge will see local chefs create a Matariki-inspired dish, which is required to include at least two...
ANZAC Day Ceremony Hamilton

ANZAC Day Ceremony Hamilton

ANZAC Day is our national day of remembrance. It is observed on 25 April each year. This year is the centenary of the first ANZAC Day Service in New Zealand and the battles moving to the Western Front. Below is some information about this year’s dawn and civic...

National Dragon Boat Championships

Lake Karapiro Watersports Centre Mighty River Domain, Karapiro. Friday 7 April and Saturday 8 April. The final countdown is now on for the 2017 NZDBA Dragon boat National Championship regatta. Held at the internationally-renowned purpose-built watersports centre on...

Aon Maadi Cup 2017

Aon Maadi Cup 2017 The Aon Maadi Cup is the New Zealand Secondary School Rowing Championships regatta which is held alternatively at Lake Karapiro, near Cambridge, and Lake Ruataniwha, near Twizel. Age group categories are raced from U15-U18 in both male and female....

Balloons Over Waikato Festival 2017

Balloons Over Waikato Festival 2017 From 22nd – 26th of March 2017 anyone looking skyward in the Hamilton & Waikato region is likely to be rewarded with the sight of brightly coloured hot-air balloons floating overhead as part of the hugely successful...