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Feb 01 2020
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Grey District
Tattletale Saints Album Release Tour

In their music and in their lives, Tattletale Saints don’t bow to societal pressure. One of the album’s standout tracks, “D.I.N.K.” highlights the joys of being childfree.

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Feb 01 2020
Fishing in Franz Josef
Westport and Karamea
Buller Bay Fishing Competition

Buller Bay fishing competition on Waitangi Weekend.

Adults: $50
Children: $25
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Feb 01 2020
A&P show
Reefton
Inangahua A&P Show

The Inangahua A&P & Sport Association is a committee of dedicated volunteers who organise and run the local Inangahua A&P Show held at the Reefton Racecourse on the first Saturday of February each year.

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Feb 06 2020
Waitangi Day
Grey District
Grey District Waitangi Day Picnic Community Celebrations

The Grey District Waitangi Day Picnic has been running in Greymouth.

Free
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Feb 07 2020
2019 Coast to Coast
Hokitika
Coast to Coast

The Coast to Coast is an iconic multisport event based in the South Island of New Zealand. Participants cycle, run and kayak their way across the South Island to Sumner Beach in Christchurch.

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Feb 08 2020
Gold Trail Mountain Bike Ride
Grey District
Gold Trail Mountain Bike Ride

Gold Trail is an amazing ride through the history of the West Coast and the Gold Trails that both our ancestors and many Chinese walked, in the search for their riches of the Gold of the West Coast.

Under 18: $39.00
Adults: $79.00 (Early Bird $69.00 2 Dec)
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Feb 08 2020
Buller Marathon, West Coast, NZ
Westport and Karamea
Buller Gorge Marathon

New Zealand’s most scenic marathon course starts 8 February 2020. Numbers are limited so be sure to book your place early.

Half, Full & Walk: $60. Relay Teams: $100
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Feb 12 2020
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Grey District
Jackie Bristow 'Blue Moon Rising Tour New Zealand 2020"

Nashville based singer-songwriter Jackie Bristow embarks on a homecoming New Zealand tour in early 2020, recording a soul-flavoured collection of new songs

$23
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Feb 15 2020
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Grey District
Teddy Bear Run West Coast

This year we celebrate 5 year's of the Teddy Bear Run.

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Feb 15 2020
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Hokitika
Garden Ramble Hokitika

Enjoy the enthusiasm of a young gardener plus large country gardens and smaller town gardens in Hokitika.

$20
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Feb 16 2020
Greymouth Street Fare
Grey District
Greymouth Rotary Street Fare

Join us for a Sunday evening snack in Greymouth on Sunday 16 February 2020.

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Feb 17 2020
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Grey District
Concerti Grossi - Southern Baroque Ensemble

Baroque music concert performed by Southern Baroque Ensemble, professional period-instrument specialists from New Zealand and abroad.

Adult: $45
Student: $20
Senior: $35
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Feb 22 2020
South Westland A&P Show
Franz Josef Glacier and Fox Glacier
South Westland (Whataroa) A&P show

The Westland A&P Association is a committee of dedicated volunteers who organise and run the local Westland A&P Show held at the Hokitika Racecourse on the last Saturday of January each year.

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Feb 22 2020
Old Ghost Road ultra
Westport and Karamea
The Old Ghost Road Ultra

The Old Ghost Ultra Marathon is run entirely on The Old Ghost Rd, soon to be New Zealand's newest and longest continuous single-track, located near Westport on the West Coast of the South Island.

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Feb 28 2020
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Westport and Karamea
Buller Festival & Rafting Nationals

An amazing 5 day festival mixing competition, fun and a festival atmosphere.

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Feb 28 2020
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Haast
Haast Horse Trek

Three days of riding in the Haast area.

$450
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Feb 29 2020
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Grey District
Art in the Park

A weekend of art. Artists on site.

$2
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Feb 29 2020
Lake Kaniere Scenic Triathlon
Hokitika
Lake Kaniere Scenic Triathlon

This Triathlon event includes running, kayaking, swimming and cycling.

$40 - $60
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Mar 06 2020
races
Westport and Karamea
Westport Trots

West Coasters - join Westport Trotting Club.

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Mar 07 2020
Wildfoods Festival event Hokitika 2016
Hokitika
Hokitika Wildfoods Festival

Come and find out #What'sWild? Saturday 7 March 2020 at the iconic Hokitika Wildfoods Festival
No to animal testing, yes to animal tasting!

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Mar 07 2020
greymouth Gypsy fair
Grey District
Greymouth Gypsy Fair

As in the past we will be bringing an interesting range of hand crafted products sold exclusively at the original gypsy fair, many of which are made before your very eyes.

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Mar 08 2020
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Reefton
Interislander Reefton Races Trots

West Coasters, get set for a fun day out with Interislander Summer Festival.

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Mar 21 2020
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Grey District
Family Biathlon, Triathlon, Walk, Run & Mountain Bike

Family friendly multi sport event held at the Moonlight Hall, up the Grey Valley, half an hour from Greymouth.

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Mar 27 2020
Agfest
Grey District
Agfest 2020

Farmlands AgFest West Coast is happening on 27 - 28 March 2020 and is an event that recognizes the importance of the agricultural sector on the West Coast.

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Apr 04 2020
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Westport and Karamea
Caltex Westport Cape Fear

The date for Cape Fear 2020 has been set for Saturday 4 April.

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Apr 18 2020
Pulse Energy Oparara Wilderness Trail Run
Westport and Karamea
Pulse Energy Oparara Wilderness Trail Run

The Oparara Wilderness Trail Run in Kahurangi National Park: Saturday 18 April 2020. Entries open 1 October 2019. New in 2020, by popular request: a 20 km walk option!

$125.00
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May 01 2020
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Punakaiki
Tāiko Festival - Return of the Westland Petrel Festival

The return of the Westland Petrel festival has been made to celebrate the Westland Petrel. A bird which returns from South America to Punakaiki once a year to breed.

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May 02 2020
Around Brunner
Moana
Around Brunner

NBS Around Brunner started as a 130km sealed circuit cycle ride taking you through some of the most stunning scenery the West Coast of New Zealand has to offer.

$99 - $169
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May 06 2020
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Westport and Karamea
The Big Bike Film Night

The Big Bike Film Night will be in Westport on 6 May 2020.

Tickets $20.
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May 07 2020
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Hokitika
Big Bike Film Night

The Big Bike Film Night will be in Hokitika on 7 May 2020.

Tickets $20
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May 09 2020
Trail Running Masterclass. Hokitika
Hokitika
South Island Ultra Marathon

The South Island Ultra Marathon will be held on Saturday 9 May 2020 on the West Coast Wilderness Trail on the West Coast of the South Island.

$110 to $350
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Jun 20 2020
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Grey District
Dutchies Auto Shop Street Sprint

The drift cars are really entertaining we let them run together normally they cant, so its quite a spectacle.

Gold Coin Donation
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Jul 05 2020
Westport Warrior
Westport and Karamea
Westport Warrior

A fun multi challenge obstacle race with three different course to choose from to suit every ability, from kids to adults.

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