The Wanaka A&P Show is a vibrant, bustling example of an important Kiwi tradition. More than 40,000 people come to the Show each year to experience the best of rural life in a spectacular lakeside setting in the heart of central Wanaka. Follow our news blog to stay up to date with all of the latest news and information about the Wanaka A&P Show.

July Newsletter

July 18, 2022 Latest news
Seeking Board Members, Notice of AGM and more!

Wanaka A&P Show seeks new board members

July 14, 2022 Latest news
An opportunity to help drive the Wānaka A&P Show has opened for community-minded locals with a passion for agriculture.

ISO Wanaka A&P Show Management Team!

April 29, 2022 Latest news

Wānaka A&P Show cancelled for first time in 77 years

February 9, 2022 Latest news
The 2022 Wānaka A&P Show, due to be held on March 11-12, has been cancelled due to Covid-19 red alert restrictions.

The Wānaka A&P Show’s fun free family activities for 2022.

February 3, 2022 Latest news
The Wānaka A&P Show is one of the best Wānaka activities in summer with family fun, free activities, equestrian and livestock events, shopping and more at the Wānaka Showgrounds on March 11-12, 2022.

Winners announced for Upper Clutha A&P Scholarship programme

February 12, 2021 Giving Back
Three young Upper Clutha locals have been selected to receive scholarships from the Wanaka A&P Show and Upper Clutha A&P Society.

Cheers Wānaka!

February 11, 2021 Giving Back
In 2021, the Show takes philanthropy one step further with the Cheers Wānaka initiative, whereby $1 from every adult ticket sold at the gate goes straight to a local non-profit. That’s a lot of love back into the community!

Live Learning

February 10, 2021 Latest news
An “experience” is often the adjective used to describe the much-loved Wanaka A&P Show.

A More Sustainable Show

December 3, 2020 Sustainability
The ethos of the Wanaka A&P Show is living off the land, respecting the land and celebrating the land. That’s why environmental sustainability is a responsibility we take very seriously – after all, we want locals and families to enjoy this spectacula

New wearable arts show for Wānaka

October 13, 2020 Latest news
The brand-new competition – called The Runway: Art You Wear – is a wearable arts show featuring a collection of creative clothing made from sustainable and recycled materials.

Produce a Patch

September 22, 2020 Latest news
The Wanaka A&P Show's newest veggie growing competition!

Board Newsletter 2020

July 20, 2020 Latest news
Upper Clutha A&P Society Board Newsletter written by chairperson Grant Ruddenklau

Existing Trade Exhibitors

July 20, 2020 Trade
10 days left to secure your 2020 site for the 2021 Wanaka Show!