Upcoming Events


Dome Cinema
For some good old fashioned entertainment, and an experience to engage the senses and capture the imagination, we welcome you to the Dome Cinema!


Odeon Multiplex Cinemas
Enjoy the latest movies in air conditioned comfort at the Odeon!

7 - 25 January 2019

Gisborne Half-Day Holiday Programmes
Our School Holiday Programmes are all set and ready to go for your kids in January 2019

12 & 26 January 2019

St Andrew’s Car Boot Sale
This is a monthly event on the second and fourth Saturday's.

19 January 2019

Live Music at Wright Vineyard & Winery
Join us at the Wrights Cellar Door for a lazy afternoon in the sun!

20 January 2019

Sunday Session/Live Music
TAHI PAENGA will be jamming down at shipwreck all afternoon!

13, 20, & 27 January 2019

MV Takitimu Excursion
Join the Taki outside the Tata for a lovely Sunday sail on NZ's oldest pilot vessel!

16, 23, 30 January 2019

Summertime Surfing Mum's
Join Emily Walpole and Claire Youmans this month for some fun surfing sessions...

16 January, 13 & 27 February 2019

2019 Junior Surf Sunset Series - Tairāwhiti Gisborne
A fun event where non-competitive athletes can participate.

17 January - 30 March 2019

Treble Court Market
The Treble Court Markets are back for the 2019 Summer Season!

18 January - 27 April 2019

Gisborne Speedway
Super Saloons BK Series, Ministock 100 and Super Saloons BK Series, Stockcar Classic, Ministock 100 Finals.

19 January 2019

Surf City Rod & Custom Club - Show and Shine
See over 50 hot rods and street machines on display!

19 January 2019

Beach Dig at Churchill Park
The Wainui Lions Beach Dig is back again for 2019!

19 January 2019

Darton Field's Wings and Wheels 2019
A land and sky spectacular featuring the iconic Kittyhawk and other classic planes, cars, military vehicles and motor bikes.

19 January 2019

The 5th annual Sunsmash is on at Smash Palace in Gisborne!

19 January 2019

The Brotherhood Tour
Knights of the Dub Table Brotherhood Tour 2019.

27 January - 2 June 2019

Wa165 Steam Train Excursion
The Wa165 Steam Train is full steam for an excursion to Muriwai!

9 December 2018

GIS Canoe and Tramping Club - Trips Schedule

22 - 24 January 2019

Arduino Coding and Robotics Workshop
Visit the basics of Arduino, exploring the IDE, electronic interfaces and experiment with different inputs and outputs working towards the development of a self-balancing robot!

23 - 27 January 2019

An inner journey with Chrystal Nathal
It's a 5 day inner journey with sounds and also silence and specially good vibrations.

24 January 2019

The Frank Burkitt Band
The Frank Burkitt Band return to Gisborne as part of their 30 date 'Lost but Alive' NZ Tour.

25 - 27 January 2019

Enterprise Cars Autosure NZ 2019 Bay Bonanza
The legendary Gisborne - Tatapouri Sports Fishing Club's 35th Bay Bonanza fishing competition is back for 2019!

25 - 28 January 2019

Motu School 4x4 East Cape Safari 2019
Teams will travel 4 days on and off road through farm tracks, rivers and forests. Freedom camping, fuel stops and pre-ordered meals are available en-route.

25 - 27 January 2019

2019 Eastern Regional Championships
One of the most competitive surf lifesaving events in NZ, with all the favourite sprints and relays.

25 - 27 January 2019

Veg and Vines Lifestyle Medicine Conference
We are proud to be running our second event in 2019 with the theme of “Growing your health”.

25 - 27 January 2019

2019 Larsen's North Island Champs
The Larsen Sawmilling Gisborne Showjumping Championships sees the return of the Trans Tasman team event as well as hosting the North Island Championship this season.

8 February 2019

Jon Toogood - Solo, Acoustic
Rock ‘n’ roll raconteur Jon Toogood unplugs the Marshall stacks and dusts off his acoustic guitar for nine shows across Aotearoa this January and February.

Saturday 9 February 2019

McCann'ics Gisborne R2 - 2019 NZ Offshore Powerboat Series
Join us for Round Two of the 2019 NZ Offshore Powerboat Series in Tairawhiti Gisborne.

17 February 2019

Interislander Summer Festival - Gisborne Races
Join us for Gisborne’s day at the races at the Interislander Summer Festival!

20 February 2019

Marlon Williams
In true kiwi summer tour tradition Marlon Williams will now take The Tūrangawaewae Tour to a further six markets this February making it a total of 12 shows - Marlon’s most comprehensive New Zealand tour ever!  

8 March 2019

Maunga to Moana Multi-sport Adventure
The Maunga to Moana multisport event is a mix between multi-sport racing and adventure racing.

20 March 2019

Leaving Jackson The Johnny Cash & June Carter Show
This 2 hour live concert event “LEAVING JACKSON” The Johnny Cash & June Carter show will have you singing, laughing and crying for more.

22 - 24 March 2019

Whaiora Spirited Women – All Women’s Adventure Race
Come & discover a unique corner of Aotearoa as the 2019 Whaiora Spirited Women – All Women’s Adventure Race travels to the stunningly beautiful + history rich Tairawhiti Gisborne region!

7 April 2018

Giant Pumpkin Festival
This year will be the 17th annual Bushmere Arms Giant Pumpkin Festival!

3 April 2019

Melbourne City Ballet presents Alice In Wonderland
Suitable for all ages, this clever ballet follows Alice on her adventure through Wonderland, based on the classic of children's literature by Lewis Carroll.

29 April 2018

CATS, The Musical
One of the world's best-loved musicals, CATS, will embark on its most extensive tour of New Zealand ever in 2019.

10 & 11 May 2019

Tutus On Tour
Following sell-out performances around New Zealand in 2018, the RNZB is delighted to bring Tutus on Tour to Gisborne in 2019!

9 - 14 April 2019

Ice Skate Tour
Be prepared for a cool but not cold ice skating experience!

14 April 2019

Autumn Arts & Crafts Fair
Arts & Crafts Gisborne is having its annual Autumn Fair.

19 April 2019

Sue Nicholson - Earth, Life & Beyond
The Star of Sensing Murder Series Sue Nicholson presents her Sensational new live show Earth, Life & Beyond.

14 July 2019

Winter Arts & Crafts Fair
Arts & Crafts Gisborne members will be demonstrating and selling their work.

October 2019

Te Hā 1769 - 2019 Sestercentennial
Join us at the ‘Cut’ for a ceremony to launch the opening of the Te Hā Commemoration Events Programme.

29 December 2019 - 1 January 2020

Rhythm & Vines
New Zealand’s biggest music festival, held at the stunning Waiohika Estate!