Chatham Islands Festival 2019

All too often we bury ourselves in work, in our kids, in running circles and we forget to stop and appreciate the many amazing things in our lives which we often take for granted. For our Chatham Islands Festival 2019 we are going to take the time to celebrate ourselves. Our theme of the day......

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Chatham Islands WILD Food Challenge

Be a part of the Chatham Island Wild Food Challenge to be held at Admiral Gardens, Chatham Islands on the 15th of December, 2018. Celebrity Judge: Jax Hamilton Demonstration: Tim Aspinell The Challenge: Create a dish using at least 1 Wild ingredient. Categories include: Professional Amatuer Marae Kids Check out more information on the flyer......

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Chatham Islands Festival 2018

Better than Anywhere : Experience something from off the edge of time…forty-five minutes ahead of mainland NZ, the Chatham Islands will be holding their 10th Annual Festival on March 10th 2018. With the theme “Absolutely Chathams” this is a Festival not to be missed. Each year the festival organiser finds an outstanding entertainment package that......

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Chatham Island Time

Chatham Islands’ Time The Standard Time Act 1945 prescribed New Zealand standard time to be 12 hours ahead of GMT (not including DST) and applied to all of New Zealand, such as the Chatham Islands. However, Chatham Islanders informally set their clocks 45 minutes forward of the rest of New Zealand. It is unclear as......

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Chatham Islands Festival 2017

Experience something real off the edge of time.. forty-five minutes ahead of mainland  NZ, the Chatham Islands is holding their ninth annual Festival on March the 4th 2017. The festival showcases the Chatham Island culture, arts, food and music with many family activities such as speed shearing, bread baking, cake decorating, best tasting local honey, creative arts competitions, at......

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Chatham Islands Yacht Club

CHATHAM ISLANDS YACHT CLUB The Chatham Islands Yacht Club Fishing Tournament is held on the 1st and 2nd of January each year and has been running since 1990. The January 1st competition day is strictly shore-fishing only and the 2nd January is open to boat and shore fishing. There are various catagories in the tournament,......

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