Upcoming Events


Dome Cinema
For some good old fashioned entertainment, and an experience to engage the senses and capture the imagination, we welcome you to the Dome Cinema!


Odeon Multiplex Cinemas
Enjoy the latest movies in air conditioned comfort at the Odeon!

11 September - 9 December 2018

GIS Canoe and Tramping Club - Trips Schedule

17 September - 4 November 2018

Titirangi Mt Everest Challenge
The Titirangi Mt. Everest Challenge is back and bigger than ever for 2018!

19 September 2018

Night Trail Huringa Pai - Titirangi Everest Challenge 2018
As part of the Titirangi Everest Challenge 2018 Huringa Pai invites ANYONE who’s interested to join us in our Wednesday night trail run series.

19 September 2018

Ambitious Gisborne Women - public talk by Jean Johnston
Jean will share some of her research in to the women's suffrage movement in the Tairāwhiti region.

20 September 2018

Pecha Kucha Vol 21
It's back, right in time for Spring. Quick fire presentations on who-knows-what topics.

21 September 2018

Don McGlashan - Free Flight NZ Tour
Don McGlashan is on a nationwide 17-date NZ Tour and he's bringing it to Gizzy!

22 & 23 September 2018

Homeschool Group presents Peter Pan
The Gisborne Home-school Group presents PETER PAN Live on stage!

22 September 2018

Kelly Ann "Hear My Heart" Zumba Masterclass
Freedom Health and Fitness presents Kelly Ann Nikara born and raised here in Gizzy coming to share her heart, her passion, her love, with us for ZUMBA!

26 September 2018

Operatunity Presents: Tennessee Waltz
Fabulous, fun and frenetic bluegrass fiddling!

28 September 2018

This will be the biggest rap battle event the East Coast has ever seen...

28 September 2018

The one, the only HERBS is coming to Tairawhiti!

29 September 2018

Flag the Bag Sewing Bee
Here it is! Our monthly afternoon of sewing, cutting, crafting and chatting.

29 September 2018

Spaghetti Toast and Shifty Peaks - The Dome Bar
Supported by local band friends Shifty Peaks, Spaghetti Toast celebrate release of an LP!

5 October 2018

Boardies Party Fundraiser
3 bands, DJ, BBQ and Drinks - The Boardies Party is back!

Sunday 7 October 2018

Jolly Lifestyle Market
This Sunday from 11am to 2pm is the Jolly Stockman Lifestyle Market!

11 October 2018

NZ Trio Exotica
NZ Trio present a tapas-style feast of music with vibrant and piquant sounds from Spain, Argentina, Brazil and beyond.

12 - 14 October 2018

Mirimiri & Romiromi Level 1 - Introduction & Philosophies
The Level One Bodywork - Mirimiri + Romiromi Introduction & Philosophies Workshop will be facilitated by Te Maurea - Traditional Māori Healing and is open to all, with limited spaces available.

12 & 13 October 2018

Poverty Bay A&P Show
This year we celebrate the 143rd annual Poverty Bay A&P Show!

13 - 15 October 2018

Ayurveda and Yoga at Tidal Waters Lodge
A weekend of Ayerveda and Yoga at Tidal Waters Lodge!

13 October 2018

PAUA at Smash Palace
Paua will return to Aotearoa by popular demand and they're heading to Tairāwhiti Gisobrne to celebrate their brand new release, For The People!

15 October 2018

Teen Anime & Manga Club
Our Teen Anime and Manga Club is for watching, discussing, and an anime themed activity!

21 October 2018

Spring Fling Arts & Crafts Fair

21 October 2018

Maunga to Moana Multisport Race
First Multi sport Race to head up Maunga Hikurangi on the East Coast of Te Ika a Maui!

19 - 22 October 2018

Tairāwhiti Gisborne Wine & Food Weekend 2018
Escape to Tairāwhiti Gisborne this Labour Weekend and you’ll find it’s not just the sun that’s warm in Gizzy!

21 October 2018

First Light Wine & Food
The First Light Wine & Food Festival is back again in 2018!

21October 2018

Labour Weekend Fiesta, Street Food Festival

22 September 2018

St Andrew’s Car Boot Sale
This is a monthly event on the second and fourth Saturday's.

27 October 2018

Dr Seuss's The Cat in the Hat
Two bored kids. One rainy day. And one crazy cat wearing a red-striped hat!

1 October 2018

Afternoon of Jazz and Blues with David Paqueete
Jazz piano royalty David Paquette will make a special appearance in Gisborne!

31 October 2018

Operatunity Presents: Divas & Divos
Some of New Zealand's finest artists singing some of the most famous opera of all time!

25 November 2018

Art Mart
he Annual Art Mart is the largest outdoor arts & crafts event in Gisborne!

26 November 2018 - 1 December 2018

Gisborne International Music Competition
The 30th Gisborne International Music Competition.

30 November 2018

Fight For Life Ed Gisborne 2018
Fight for Life Ed Gisborne is a charity boxing extravaganza to raise funds for Life Education Trust Gisborne. See members of the community go head-to-head for three thrilling rounds of top class boxing!

2 December 2018

The ABBA Show
Direct from Australia, and following more than 5,000 international shows, the world’s premier live ABBA tribute is coming to Tairawhiti Gisborne!

5 December 2018

Operatunity: Cinderella - A Christmas Pantomime
Operatunity brings you our famous Christmas pantomime with a new twist on Cinderella!

29 December 2018 - 1 January 2019

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

4 - 7 January 2018

SmashFest VII
Smash Fest Open Air reigns as the first NZ Metal festival on a huge outdoor stage each New Year!

11 & 12 January 2019

East Coast Vibes
Get ready for #ECV19!

22 - 24 March 2019

Whaiora Spirited Women – All Women’s Adventure Race
Come & discover a unique corner of Aotearoa as the 2019 Whaiora Spirited Women – All Women’s Adventure Race travels to the stunningly beautiful + history rich Tairawhiti Gisborne region!

7 April 2018

Giant Pumpkin Festival
This year will be the 17th annual Bushmere Arms Giant Pumpkin Festival!

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.