The Waipu Highland Games which will be held on New Year’s Day 2020 will be Waipu’s 149th annual Highland gathering and games.
A fun filled family event celebrating the Celtic heritage of the original settlers of Waipu.
Come along to see competitors in everything from piping and drumming, to dancing, to the heavyweight competitions.
“The Tartan in the Park” event at the Waipu Highland Games is promoted as a fun and fashion show in which contestants must wear garments either of tartan material or having some tartan component. Contestants will also be expected to speak briefly about the origin of the garment and of the tartan worn.