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Hamilton & Waikato

Situated in the heart of the North Island the diverse Hamilton & Waikato region encompasses New Zealand’s fourth largest city, the country’s longest river, and the world famous Waitomo Caves with its glow-worms and adventure tourism activities. Well-known for its nature-based tourism, underground adventure and off-the-beaten track experiences the Hamilton & Waikato region offers something for every traveller  from the stunning black sand surf beaches of Raglan to Hamilton’s vibrant café scene and the rolling hills and majestic forests that shape the landscape.

Heart of the Central North

Snowboarding on Mt Ruapehu

The Hamilton & Waikato Region’s proximity to other destinations makes it the perfect base for exploring the central north island. From Rotorua’s thermal attractions and trout fishing at Taupo or skiing on Mt Ruapehu, to the white sand beaches of the Coromandel and Bay of Plenty and the many charms of Auckland, Hamilton city provides the gateway to some of New Zealand’s top tourist locations.more

City Life

Hamilton city life at night

At the heart of the Hamilton & Waikato region are its towns and main city of Hamilton, one of New Zealand’s fastest growing and most vibrant cities. All come with great shops and galleries, fantastic eateries with top events and visitor attractions to match. more

Rich Cultural History

Maori Waaka on the Waikato

Cloaked in centuries of cultural heritage, the Hamilton and Waikato region is a magical place where history comes alive. It’s a place where a proud heritage and settlement runs as deep as the river that flows through it. more

Diverse Natural Wonders

Native New Zealand Kea

The Hamilton & Waikato region is a unique one, blessed with natural wonders that evoke an ancient New Zealand. From the famous black sand beaches in the west and bush-clad Mt Te Aroha in the east, to the region’s cultural heart in the north and the superb Waitomo Caves in the south, the region offers up a truly diverse natural wonderland.

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May
1
Fri
7:00 pm Club Annual General Meeting @ Union Parish Church
Club Annual General Meeting @ Union Parish Church
May 1 @ 7:00 pm
  7.00 pm – a card practice and general tuition hour will be available – particularly for novice players!   8.00 pm – meeting commences, followed by a light supper. A plate would be appreciated.
May
3
Sun
10:00 am Cowbell Semi Final Competition i... @ Swiss Farm, Kaukapakapa
Cowbell Semi Final Competition i... @ Swiss Farm, Kaukapakapa
May 3 @ 10:00 am
Participants are needed to compete in bowling, cards and shot-put (where we’ll need some really strong men!) – so please contact Herbert (see details below) if you’d like to be part of the team.  
May
8
Fri
7:30 pm 1st Card Evening incl. Medal Jass @ Union Parish Church, Cambridge
1st Card Evening incl. Medal Jass @ Union Parish Church, Cambridge
May 8 @ 7:30 pm
Player’s four top scores will count towards the overall prize As we did last year, Medal Jass scores will consist incl. Medal Jass of the total points from the first three rounds at the first card evening (($5 per person) We always appreciate some extra help with baking or a hand in the kitchen to prepare[...]
May
22
Fri
7:30 pm 2nd Card Evening @ Union Parish Church, Cambridge
2nd Card Evening @ Union Parish Church, Cambridge
May 22 @ 7:30 pm
We always appreciate some extra help with baking or a hand in the kitchen to prepare supper, so if you can assist, please ring Beatrice.
May
23
Sat
all-day 300 meter Shooting @ Swiss Farm, Kaukapakapa
300 meter Shooting @ Swiss Farm, Kaukapakapa
May 23 – May 24 all-day
This weekend is specifically for Hamilton Members to complete the annual shooting programme at the Auckland Swiss Farm Clubhouse, so keep these days free for a relaxed weekend away. It’s also a great opportunity for novice or new shooters (male and female; minimum age 16) to come along and have a go. For further information,[...]
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