SHIPPEY'S JAZZ AND BLUES CLUB, PAIHIA
28th June 2013 - 8pm to 11pm
Shippey's Jazz and Blues Club night, set in stunning scenery at the Bay of Islands. Shippey's is situated right next to the Waitangi Bridge. For more information click on www.shippeys.com.
RUSSELL BIRDMAN FESTIVAL
19th to 21st July 2013
A very successful 3 day's set to captivate crowds A busy day on the Saturday with lots of activities happening over at the Russell Wharf. Much effort is put into entertaining the crowd, or they can takeup the challenge for the furtherst flight. All entry details are on the website www.russellbirdman.co.nz.
The Birdman Festival is the second weekend of the school holidays so a great place to take the family and not spend a fortune.
Waitangi Holiday is a 15 minute walk to the Paihia Wharf and a short ferry ride to Russell. Contact us for affordable Winter specials and bring your family up to the Bay of Islands for the July School holidays.
WAITANGI GOLF CLUB ELAINE BLEDISLOE LADIES MATCH PLAY CHAMPIONSHIP
27th and 28th July 2013
Held at the glorious Waitangi Golf Club. For more information go to www.waitangigolf.co.nz.
We can offer you many accommodation options and are in walking distance to the Waitangi Golf Course. See our Winter special for affordable accommodation.
BAY OF ISLANDS JAZZ AND BLUES FESTIVAL
9th, 10th, and 11th August 2013
Every year jazz and blues musicians gather from all over New Zealand and overseas for the annual Bay of Islands Jazz and Blues Festival. Held in Paihia, Russell and Haruru Falls host over 150 hours of quality jazz and blues during the three-day event. There are more than 40 acts featured. Street performances, in Kawakawa - Jazz on the Steam Train, Paihia and Russell each morning add to the atmosphere of the festival. For more information see www.jazz-blues.co.nz. Here at Waitangi Holiday Park we are offering secured overnight parking, including use of full park facilities, and only a short 15 minute stroll to some of the main venues, at a special festival daily rate of $12 per adult.
RUSSELL TO PAIHIA SNORKEL SCUBA RACE 2013
21 September 2013
Join in the fun at the 2013 Bay of Islands Snorkel Scuba Race. The day starts early with a spearfishing contest - prizes for fish caught. Put your own team in and snorkel in a relay race from picturesque Russell to Paihia beach, or just come and watch the event and enjoy this winterless north event. Children's icebreaker event starts at 1.30pm - prizes for all kids who compete.
There is a Fish auction on the village green after the races. This is a fundraising and fun event! Monies raised are donated to Paihia Fire Brigade, Russell Radio and the Coastguard. The evening concludes with an auction for some great Bay of Islands prizes, including accommodation deals, local wines, dolphin tours, beauty treatments, delicious chocolate - the prizes are awesome and endless!
Contact Dave at the Bay of Islands Underwater Club for more information - Dave@DiveNorth.co.nz.
Ring or email us for affordable accommodation rates and bring your family up to the Bay of Islands for a family weekend away.
BAY OF ISLANDS WALKING WEEKEND
4th, 5th, 6th October 2013
Bay of Islands Walking Weekend is a new walking weekend to the calendar and is based out of Russell in the stunning Bay of Islands. Over two and half days there are 22 walks to choose from, all walks leave from Russell and for the more adventurous among us, take a trip on a boat out to some of our fabulous islands where some of the walks are based. For more information see www.boiwalkingweekend.co.nz.
EXPLORE NZ- JAMES BUSBY PLATE, MEN'S MATCH PLAY CHAMPIONSHIP
5th and 6th October 2013
One of Waitangi Golf Clubs premier yearly events. For more information go to www.waitangigolf.co.nz.
We can offer you many accommodation options and are in walking distance to the Waitangi Golf Course. Please ring 0800 556660 for information about affordable accommodation.