Whats Up

Check back regularly to see if these events are still on. Covid19 impacts could see events cancelled at short notice.

New Year Kite Day at Chateau is CANCELLED The impact of the last 2 years has caused the Chateau to reassess their involvement with the event. So after 18 years, January 1st 2022 was the final New Year's Day kite event. Some members are planning on joining the Foxton Beach fly on New Year's day

Nelson Kite Festival Friday 20th usual setup and evening social gathering. Saturday 21st & Sunday 22nd January 2023 from 12 noon to 5 pm both days. Refer to December Whats Up for more detail or contact Ted Howard.

Wakanui Beach members free fly Confirmed for Saturday 28th January 2023 from midday onwards.

Lake Hood Kite Day Confirmed for Sunday 29th January 2023 from 11am to 4pm.

New Brighton Kite Day Saturday 4th February 2023, 11 am to 3 pm, New Brighton Pier, Marine Parade, New Brighton.

Rolleston Kite Day at Fraser Park Sunday 5th February 2023 from 11am to 4pm.

Timaru Kite Day at Caroline Bay Monday 6th February 2023 from 11am to 4pm.

Eltham Lions Kite Day Sunday 12 February 2023 from 10 am to 3 pm is the public day. NZKA members can free fly at the same venue on Saturday 11th February 2023.

Otaki Beach Kite Festival. Weekend of 18th & 19th February 2023. NZKA members need to register for the event by contacting Kirsty at the Otaki Promotions Group. The NZKA AGM will be held at 8.30 am Saturday 18th. See Whats Up for details.

Kite Day in Whanganui Weekend of 25th & 26th (public day) February 2023. Contact Geoff Campbell for further information.

Port Waikato Easter 2023 members free fly From Friday 7th April to Monday10th April 2023. It is recommended that members planning on attending book accommodation as soon as possible.



Important Info.

A yellow background means events are organised or sanctioned by the NZKA and therefore NZKA members are covered by the NZKA public liability insurance.
An orange background means events may have NZKA members participating and/or working with the organisers but they are not covered by NZKA public liability insurance.
A red background means that an event is being planned but has not yet been confirmed

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