Up Coming Events:
4th March International Fair – Peacock Sky Vineyard
Time: 12pm – 5pmAddress: 152 Trig Hill Road, Onetangi, Waiheke IslandWebsite: https://www.peacocksky.co.nz/Tel: +64 (0)9 950 4386
On Sunday March 4th, 2018, Peacock Sky is organizing an International Fair. Come and enjoy Latin American inspired food, great music throughout the day, and a vibrant arts and crafts market. Admission is free!
We’ll have many local artists, artisans and vendors selling their handicrafts and products. You’ll be able to listen to music performed by multiple artists and, as usual, eat delicious food and drink our fantastic wines. Our special wine cocktail bar will also be open during the event, so come along and try something exciting and different!
Come and enjoy, let’s make the day special together!
Limited seating, book yours now to get the best tables.
10th March - Peacock Sky ConcertTime: 12:30pm – 3:30pmAddress: 152 Trig Hill Road, Onetangi, Waiheke IslandWebsite: https://www.peacocksky.co.nz/Tel: +64 (0)9 950 4386Entry: $10 pp
Jamming - Whiskey & Sin
17th March - Wharf 2 Wharf fun run
When: Saturday 17th March
Where: Waiheke Island
Restrictions: 5 and over
For more information: http://www.wharf2wharf.co.nz/
18th March - Waiheke Wine and PhotographyWhen: Sunday March 18
Where: NZ photography tours, Brown road, Onetangi
Restrictions: All ages
A full day photographic experience at some of Waiheke Island's top boutique wineries.
This is an exclusive behind the scenes workshop, including wine tasting, tapas and lunch, together with lots of photographic opportunities and tuition.
- Casita Miro vineyard Sherry tasting
- Destiny Bay vineyard cellars and barrels
- Goldie Estate vineyard and winery tour, including barrel tasting
- Explore country roads, enjoy stunning land- and seascapes plus Auckland cityscape photography
30th March - 2nd April (Easter Weekend) - International Jazz Festival
When: Easter weekend 12pm- 6pm
Where: Rangihoua Estate, 1 Gordons Rd
Restrictions: All ages
Entry: $49, under 12 free
The festival opens every year with the Good Friday Groove - a party atmosphere for young and old. Set in the luscious grounds of Rangihoua estate the Groove is the best way to get the weekend into full swing!
Bring your friends and family, pack your dancing shoes or just come and relax.
5 incredible bands over six hours
- Tahuna Breaks - recently returned from sold out shows in London, Glastonbury and Montreax Jazz Festivals!
- Lawrence Arabia - One of NZ's most unique and gifted songwriters perform with his band - a first for the island!
-S J D - One of NZ's musical treasures - performing music from the new album ‘Saint John Divine’ Expect the unexpected from this master class musician.
- Sex on Toast (Melbourne) - This stunning and exciting 8-piece showband from Melbourne perform funk, soul and r'n'b and have been described as one of the most fun bands you could ever see - they emply their superb musicality and great sense of humour to captivate audiences - these guys are a "must see' act - never to be repeated at WIJF!
- Sal Valentine & the Babyshakes - Darlings of the festival this big band rips it up on the dance floor – the 10-piece Sal Valentine and the Babyshakes employ the chassis of 1930s swing and build a modern and explosive party bus for all to enjoy!
Ostend Saturday Markets: Every Saturday from 7.30am
The Ostend Saturday Markets are perfect if you are wanting to take a little bit of Waiheke back with you. The Markets usually run from 7.30am till 1 and there is a range of local fresh food, arts and crafts.
Wild and Waiheke are now open 11am til 6pm every day of January, with live local music every single day!
Last Laughs Tuesday Nite comedy:
The “Last Laughs Tuesday Nite Comedy” is on the final Tuesday of each month, starting at 7:30pm at the Artworks Community Theatre. Everyone is welcome: people who would like to have a go at stand-up or improve and those who just want to be a audience member for a bit of a laugh. Entry by Koha. Doors and café bar open at 7pm For more details please ring Lance on 021 752 105 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Denis O’Connor exhibition:
Sip, a new exhibition of Denis O’Connor’s works on wine and Waiheke social history, is on at Tivoli in Oneroa. Phone 372 3361.
Waiheke Community Art Gallery:
The Fullers Reclaim to Fame exhibition is on at Waiheke Community Art Gallery. The works contain at least 80 per cent recycled materials and are based on a them of Home Sweet Home. Four artists explore the four elements of air, water, fire and earth in 4 Tell, which features paintings by Lorraine Webb and David Sarich, glass art from David Traub, and printmaking by Faith Mc Manus. The gallery is open seven days, from 10am to 4pm. Phone 372 9907
Little Putiki Gallery:
Waiheke painter Ingrid Berzins displays her works at 8 Putiki Road in Ostend. The gallery is open from 10.30am until about 2pm on weekends. Phone 027 493 5407 or see www.ingridberzins.com
Ann Skelly Art Studio:
Waiheke artist Ann Skelly offers works for sale at 40 Calais Terrace in Ostend. Phone 021 254 8914 Wendy Grace Allen studio Sculptor and painter Wendy Grace Allen opens her studio and gallery Upcycle in Oneroa from 10am to 4pm Wednesdays to Saturdays.
Barbara Robinson Studio Gallery:
Waiheke punter Barbara Robinson opens her studio at 22 Church Bay Road from 11am to 4pm on weekends. Ph 021 121 3161
The Artist Goldsmith Gallery:
Christine Hafemalz-Wheeler’s gallery at 106b Ocean View Road is open Thursday to Monday from 11am to 3pm
Whittaker’s Music Museum:
With more than 100 working musical instruments, the museum is open seven days a week from 1pm to 4pm, with live shows on Saturdays at 1.30pm. Whittaker’s is in the Artworks complex corner of Korora and Ocean View Road in Oneroa. For information phone 372 5573 or visit www.musicalmuseum.org.