First Sunday of each month from January to April inclusive
Come and see Hayes Engineering Works in full operational mode at the special demonstration days over summer.
Saturday 15 March, 11am - 2pm
Damaged by the Canterbury earthquakes, Cotons' Cottage, one of the region’s oldest – and most treasured – historic places will reopen to the public.
Saturday 15 March, from 3pm
A musical commemoration of the 28th Maori Battalion and the 70th anniversary of the battle at Monte Cassino.
Sunday 16 March, 8.30am-4pm
A selected group of small specialty growers and groups showcase all manner of special treasures for keen gardeners at Highwic.
Sunday 30 March 10.30am-4pm
Come and experience a taste of life on the Victorian farm at Totara Estate. Enjoy displays and demonstrations related to the life and times of the Great Estate, the birthplace of New Zealand's frozen meat export industry - and more.
Sunday 30 March 11am - 3pm
Alberton's 150th anniversary Grand Finale - a day of fun, food and music for the entire family.
Sunday 6 April, 1-5pm
Get out your boaters and boas, pack a picnic lunch and head down to Highwic for a picnic celebrating all things Art Deco
Wednesdays 23 & 30 April
Two sessions each day 10am -12 noon and 1-3pm
Bring the children and join us for a fun-filled, family day at Highwic - what did we do before television and x-boxes? Two dates to choose from - or come to both!
Sunday 11 May 3.30pm
Bring along your mother to this concert of extraordinary music.