Our Festival News
April 2024 News
May 20, 2024

Walk this way, on the Te Ara Hura 2024! In this months newsletter … We announce our much anticipated 12-16 NOV 2024 – TICKET RELEASE DATE A journey of discovery – the Te Ara Hura 5-day walk Details of what’s included Our Trusted guides Getting acquainted 👀 Becoming Te Ara Hura fit and ready Sarah...

March 2024 News
March 25, 2024

Get ready to explore!  Exciting new dates and walks for the Walking Festival 2024/2025 This month … New dates – get your calendars ready Why the change to our festival timings… A very special birthday Patrons and volunteer walk We’re working on the new programme – any ideas? Meet the team Drum roll please… Get...

October 2023 News
February 12, 2024

Thursday 26 October – Sunday 5 November 2023 ‘the world’s friendliest walking festival’ begins next week! You’re invited this coming Monday!    Join us for the Waiheke Community 2 km walk on Labour Day. Be welcomed with a whakatau from mana whenua, Ngāti Pāoa. Walk with us, and share a tea or coffee together, made for you...

November 2023 News
February 12, 2024

It’s a wrap for 2023   We hope you enjoyed your 11 fabulous days at ‘the world’s friendliest walking festival’ This month … Thanks to everyone and thanks for the wonderful survey feedback – winner of the Allbirds shoes announced below The Community Walk Lost lanyard return Thanks to Waiheke Wine Centre and Postage Stamp Wines Happy...

September 2023 News
September 30, 2023

Thursday 26 October – Sunday 5 November 2023 Bookings open for everyone on Monday 2nd October at 10am for the ‘world’s friendliest walking festival’ This month.. How to book walks – over half the walks are free, and many popular walks will be repeated so you don’t miss out! Details on our new community walk,...

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