TAURANGA FARMERS’ MARKET
Shop local. Support local. Shop at the Farmers’ Market.
Saturdays 7.45am-12 noon
Tauranga Primary School, 26 Arundel Street, Tauranga
BALLOONS OVER WAIKATO
Over 130,000 spectators over 5 days will enjoy the amazing site of balloons ascending through the Waikato sunrise from 7.00am every morning and Hamilton’s biggest night out at the Zuru Nightglow, where the balloons glow to orchestrated music, finishing with the best fireworks display in town!
Tuesday 17 – Saturday 21 March
THE GREAT PUMPKIN CARNIVAL
Competitions to grow the biggest pumpkin, pumpkin carving, pumpkin races and pumpkin cooking competitions all combine for this fun family day out.
Sunday 29 March
Hamilton Gardens – Rhododendron Lawn
A day of family fun showcasing medieval times. Food – Music – Costumes – Games – Creative arts – Spit roast – Jousting
Sunday 22 March
Governor’s Green, Hamilton Gardens
Entry by gold coin
COOKING CLASSES WITH WAYNE GOOD
Class includes demonstration, delicious food and recipes to take home.
French High Tea and Flowers with Wayne Good and Julia Empson
1pm, 22 March
Chutneys and Preserves – Using the Autumn Harvest
9.30am, 28 March 28
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Dishing up a wonderful weekend in the Waikato. See what’s on the menu and to buy tickets to some of the great events go to www.waikatofoodinc.com/feastwaikato
2 – 5 April
TAURANGA TASTING TOURS
Zealong Estate (Gordonton) High Tea
Blewden Lilies, Shopping Cambridge & Tirau
South Island Winery Tour
31 March – 8 April
Pirongia Craft Fair
Hawkes Bay Winery Tour
8 – 11 October
Taranaki Powerco Garden Festival
30 October – 2 November
For more information www.tastingtours.co.nz
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FALLS RETREAT GARDENING WORKSHOPS
Edible Gardening for Beginners
Saturday 28 March, 9.30am
Composting & Worm Farming
Saturday 28 March, 1pm
Growing Healthy Vegies
Saturday 18 April 18
The Full Monty
Includes morning tea, full day interactive workshop with Nicki Murray-Orr of VitalHarvest, notes to take home and a delicious shared lunch.
Saturday May 2, June 6
The Educated Gardener
Saturday 9 May, 9.30am
THE GREAT NZ FOOD SHOW
Showcasing the best in food, wine, delicious edibles and innovative products including cook-offs, chef demos and classes.
2–3 May, 9am–5pm
Claudelands Events Centre, Hamilton
Tickets and more details at www.greatnzfoodshow.co.nz
MEYER CHEESE MELT CHALLENGE
Who makes the best cheese toastie in the Waikato? Taste your way through the entries to find out.
18 May – 7 June
NOURISH VIETNAM HOLIDAY
Join us as we travel from Hanoi to Ho Chi Minh City enjoying the delights of Vietnam.
Limited space, get in quick to secure your spot.
11 – 23 September
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