Upcoming Events

Labour Weekend 2017

Weekend of Wine and Food
Click here to view the plethora of local wine and food events this Labour Weekend in Tairawhiti Gisborne


Poverty Bay Blues Club
Poverty Bay Blues Club is an incorporated club formed to promote, perform and educate people about Blues music in the Gisborne region.

Wednesday 20 September 2017

Step into Spring - Fashion Event
Join The Gisborne Girls Social Network for an awesome night of fun and fashion

Thursday 21 September 2017

First Home Buyers Information Evening
Free information evening for First Home Buyers

Friday 22 September 2017

Donell Lewis, Kennyon Brown & DJ Noiz
Join us at Sugar Night Club on Peel Street for the Legooo Tour Part 2

Tuesday 26 September 2017

BePure: The Hormone Secret
Join Ben Warren as he comes to Gisborne to present the secret role hormones play in your health and wellbeing.

Thursday 28 September 2017

Whirikoka Twilight Market
Kai, Entertainment, Spot Prizes - All Welcome!

Friday 29 September 2017

HP48hours - Gisborne City Final
View the very best short films that Gisborne created in the HP48Hours competition

Saturday 30 September 2017

Oktoberfest @ The Jolly
A sell-out event last year so contact The Jolly to secure your tickets.

30 September 2017 - 1 October 2017

Hikurangi Maunga
Gisborne Tramping and Canoeing Club programme

Friday 6 October 2017 - Sunday 3 December 2017

Te Ha 2017 - Event Programme
Te Ha's focus in 2017 is the impact of settlement on the native flora and fauna of Te Tairawhiti

30 September 2017 - 1 October 2017

Gisborne Gypsy Fair
An interesting range of hand-crafted products sold exclusively at the Original Gypsy Fair

Saturday 30 September 2017

Discotravaganza 2: Go Get Funked! A Celebration of Disco
Celebrate 40 years since Saturday Night Fever started, and made Disco a pop culture part of society that still is loved today

October 2019

Te Hā 1769 - 2019 Sestercentennial
Join us at the ‘Cut’ for a ceremony to launch the opening of the Te Hā Commemoration Events Programme.

Sunday 8 October 2017

Sunday Afternoon Concert Series - October
Tairawhiti Museum's Sunday afternoon concert series.

Tuesday 10 October 2017

The Sound of Music
The hills are alive with THE SOUND OF MUSIC

Friday 13 October 2017

The Topp Twins Heading for The Hills
The Topps’ infamous alter-egos will delight all ages with a memorable up-close and personal evening of fun and fine singing.

13 - 14 October 2017

Poverty Bay A&P Show
This year we celebrate the 142nd annual Poverty Bay A&P Show!

Monday 16 October 2017

Operatunity Presents: Fabulous 50's
Operatunity Present's tributes to greats like Elvis, The Everly Brothers, Doris Day and Bill Haley and the Comets!

Friday 20 October 2017

Ardijah are heading to Tairawhiti Gisborne for their Midnight Train to Georgia Spring Tour

Friday 20 October 2017

Spade Oak Degustation Dinner at the Marina Restaurant
Spade Oak will be working with Marina Restaurant for a Labour Weekend special.

Friday 20 October 2017

Bridge Estate Degustation Dinner at The Works
Bridge Estate/Poverty Bay Wines will be working with The Works Gisborne for a Labour Weekend special.

Labour Weekend

Muskats @ Dawn / Biodynamics with James Millton/ Clos de St. Anne Tastings
A Weekend of wine and Biodynamics at Millton Vineyards and Winery

Labour Weekend

Wine, Food + Live Music at Wrights Vineyard and Winery
Vertical Chardonnay tasting includes Top 5 Chardonnay in NZ

Saturday 21 October 2017

The Underground Soiree
Exclusive luncheon with renowned head chef Thomas Boyce of iconic USSCO Bar and Bistro in our underground cellar matched with award-winning Matawhero wines

Saturday 21 October 2017

Chardonnay Amongst The Vines
If you love Chardonnay like we do then you will want to book in for this event! Experience five Matawhero Chardonnays as we take you on our Gisborne Chardonnay journey.

Sunday 22 October 2017

Fiesta Street Food Festival
The Heart of Gisborne Labour Weekend FIESTA, Street Food Festival Sunday 22nd October 2017 GREY Street!


First Light Wine and Food
Join us at Labour Weekend with the First Light Wine and Food on Sunday 22nd October 2017 at iconic Gisborne wineries, Matawhero and TW Wines. Travel around our beautiful wine region on complimentary buses to enjoy wine, delicious local cuisine and live music all afternoon. Tickets $40 + booking fee.

Sunday 22 October 2017

Pop Up Cellar Door @ Gisborne Yacht Club
One day only. Family Friendly Cellar Door @ Beach with award winning wines, beer, cider and soft drinks. Food by Mark Gardner

Sunday 22 October 2017

The Boomshack Band
50's party

Friday 27 October 2017

Bravo Bravissimo
Cancer Society Black Tie Benefit Bravo Bravíssimo

28 - 29 October 2017

Bushmere Arms Art in the Garden 50th Anniversary
Experience Art in the Garden at Bushmere Arms

Sunday 29 October 2017

Big Daddy Wilson Live at The Dome Room
Take a Cadillac ride through the Southern States and you’ll hear a thousand flavours of music...

Sunday 22 October 2017

Whitiwhiti Station SH35
Gisborne Tramping and Canoeing Club programme

Saturday 4 November 2017

First Light Wings and Wheels
First time ever in New Zealand!

Sunday 5 November 2017

Wairewa Station Waihuka
Sunday 5 November 2017

Sunday 12 November 2017

Isla Grant in Concert

Saturday 18 November 2017

The Nutcracker
The Nutcracker by Nadine Antoinette School of Dance

Sunday 19 November 2017

Live Day - East Coast Museum of Technology
If you like Trains this live day is just the thing for you with our Rail Theme.

Tuesday 21 November 2017

Nanogirl Live! in "Engineering Magic"
Nanogirl Live! in Engineering Magic a Live Science Spectacular.

23 November 2017

Saturday Night Fever - The Musical
The greatest dancefloor musical of all time, Saturday Night Fever, will tour arenas and theatres in New Zealand this November and December.

26 November 2017

Gisborne Art Mart
Annual outdoor arts & crafts event is now being run by Arts & Crafts Gisborne.

Wednesday 13 December 2017

Operatunity Presents: Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas
Music conjures up both the magic and the madness of the Christmas season as we end our year singing all those wonderful Christmas songs.

29 Dec 2017 - 1 Jan 2018

Rhythm & Vines
New Zealand’s biggest music festival, held at the stunning Waiohika Estate

Summer 2018

Sunsplash Summerfest - more than 31 sun, sand and surf based events.