Due to the recent heavy rainfall, a number of roads and walking/cycling tracks in the Waikato are closed. If you are travelling to or through the Waikato region, please visit Waka Kotahi’s Journey Planner website for up-to-date roading information and check the local Council’s Facebook page for the latest updates and advice.

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Hobbiton™ Movie Set Summer Update

Hobbiton Movie Set are hosting a range of unique events at Hobbiton Movie Set over the Summer months, each celebrating the long, warm evenings and utilising the range of different venues and formats available around the Movie Set.

The Summer event calendar includes a festive feast with A Hobbit Christmas on Friday 13 December, marking the longest day of the year with Summer Solstice on Friday 20 December, the first big event for 2020 with Mid-Summer Celebration on Saturday 25 January and finally our annual Summer Harvest Festival on Saturday 8 February celebrating our bountiful harvest.

These events make for a great evening for hosting clients, or spoiling staff with group bookings available on request.