Balloons over Waikato turns 20 and we are celebrating with hot air balloons from around the world and all of your favourite events, colouring Hamilton city and the region for 5 days from: Tuesday 19th – Saturday 23rd March.
Hamilton will host a titanic cross-cultural international rugby league clash this October when the Great Britain Rugby League Lions play Mate Ma’a Tonga at FMG Stadium Waikato as part of a bumper year for the sport.
The Google Street View Trekker has travelled down the Venetian Canals, the Colorado River and London’s River Thames, and now it has traversed the length of New Zealand’s longest river. All 425 kilometres of the Waikato River will launch today on Google Street View.
Tickets to Waikato Food Inc’s inaugural Feast Waikato (April 5-7th) are now on sale. The menu for this wonderful weekend in the Waikato includes free foodie movies in the central city, exciting dinners, brunches and lunches, workshops, talks and even a foodie quiz.
Business Events Waikato has joined forces with Dunedin Convention Bureau to launch Meet North South, a new initiative to generate business events which will benefit both regions over consecutive years.
The inaugural Feast Waikato event kicks off in April with a four-course progressive dinner down Hamilton’s main street. Run by food and hospitality promotion group Waikato Food Inc, the weekend-long Feast (April 5-7) will showcase some of the region’s finest culinary offerings.