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...

Piako Triathlon

The Piako Triathlon in Morrinsville For children there are limited numbers, a pool swim and a safe bike ride through a recreation reserve. For adults there is a timed 300m swim, 9km road bike and 3km run. Adult and children event are run separately. When: Sunday 19th...

David Strassman’s iTedE

David Strassman. He’s the dark-edged, avant-garde artist who lifted ventriloquism into the 21st century, acquiring a multitude of fans and critical acclaim along the way. Led by the evil Chuck Wood and delightfully cute Ted E Bare, Strassman’s...

Booking.com’s 2016 Guest Review Awards

Matariki Motor Lodge would like to thank all our guests for making this award possible. Every year, Booking.com likes to celebrate properties with an average score of 8.0 and above, from 10 or more reviews online. We know these properties have offered great guest...