Index Wellington Hutt Valley Porirua Kapiti Wairarapa 2015

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Index of Events
Date Event
Monday to Sunday Southward Car Museum
Monday to Saturday Steam Incorporated Paekakariki
Tuesday to Sunday Mahara Gallery
Thursday to Saturday Otaki Museum
Saturdays, Sundays and Public holidays Paekakariki Station Displays
Saturdays, Sundays and Public Holidays Tram Museum
Saturdays and Sundays Kapiti Coast Museum
Sundays Museum of Aviation
Sat 5, Sun 20, Sun 27 Sept Kapiti On Film
Sats 12 & 19 Sept Kapiti Story: Two Lectures by Anthony Dreaver
Sats 12 & 19 & 26 Sept Three Guided Tours To Historic Sites In Kapiti
Sun 13 Sept Daffodil Express
Sun 13 Sept Steam Train Experience

 
Details of Events
Southward Car Museum
Southward Car Museum
Otaihanga Rd, Paraparaumu. World class collectionof 350 cars plus planes, bikes and more. Café.
Open 7 days except Christmas Day and Good Friday.
9am-4.30pm Admission charges apply.
Allan Carley Chairman Discover Kapiti Heritage Group Tel (H) 04 904 3040
Steam Incorporated Paekakariki
Steam Incorporated Paekakariki
Dedicated to restoring steam and diesel locomotives and rolling stock, with exciting excursions throughout the year.
Monday to Saturday
9am-4pm.
Allan Carley Chairman Discover Kapiti Heritage Group Tel (H) 04 904 3040
Mahara Gallery
Mahara Gallery
Mahara Gallery is the district public gallery for the Kapiti Coast. It offers a diversity of curated group and solo exhibitions in contemporary art and cultural heritage.
Tuesday - Sunday
Tuesday to Saturday 10am-4pm, Sunday 1pm-4pm. Closed Mondays. 20 Mahara Place, Waikanae.
Allan Carley Chairman Discover Kapiti Heritage Group Tel (H) 04 904 3040
Otaki Museum
Otaki Museum
Changing exhibitions telling the stories of Otaki and Te Horo through history.
Thursday to Saturday
10am-2pm. Free entry. Donations welcome. Main St, Otaki.
Allan Carley Chairman Discover Kapiti Heritage Group Tel (H) 04 904 3040
Paekakariki Station Museum
Paekakariki Station Displays
Displays of rail history and Paekakariki heritage
Saturdays, Sundays and Public holidays
11am-3pm. Paekakariki station building, SH1.
Allan Carley Chairman Discover Kapiti Heritage Group Tel (H) 04 904 3040
Wellington Tramway Museum
Tram Museum
Ride the old Wellington trams through the park to the beach, browse through the museum.
Saturdays, Sundays and Public Holidays
11am-4.30pm. Admission charges apply. Queen Elizabeth Park, Paekakariki.
Allan Carley Chairman Discover Kapiti Heritage Group Tel (H) 04 904 3040
Kapiti Coast Museum
Kapiti Coast Museum
Colonial collections focusing on Waikanae and beyond.
Saturdays and Sundays
2pm-4pm. Free entry. Donations welcome. 9 Elizabeth St, Waikanae.
Allan Carley Chairman Discover Kapiti Heritage Group Tel (H) 04 904 3040
Museum of Aviation
Museum of Aviation
Wonderful models and displays, see a history of Paraparaumu airport and general aviation.
Sundays
10am-4pm. Admission by donation. Kapiti Rd, Paraparaumu.
Allan Carley Chairman Discover Kapiti Heritage Group Tel (H) 04 904 3040
Discover Kapiti Heritage Group
Kapiti On Film
A compilation of locally made films 1921 - 2000
Sat 5, Sun 20, Sun 27 Sept
Sat 5 Sept 2pm Waikanae Community Centre, 28-32 Utauta St. $5. Sun 20th Sept 2pm Paraparaumu Community Centre, 15 Ngahina St. $5. Sun 27th Sept 2pm All Saints Anglican Church Hall, 47 Te Rauparaha St, Otaki. $5.
Kapiti WEA
Kapiti Story: Two Lectures by Anthony Dreaver
Session One: From first people to Wellington Province Session Two: Railway to Expressway NOTE: it is recommended that people enrolling for these two talks will also enrol for the three Guided Tours.
Sats 12 & 19 Sept
Session One: From first people to Wellington Province Saturday 12th September from 9.30am to 12.30pm Session Two: Railway to Expressway Saturday 19th September from 9.30am to 12.30pm Whitireia Polytechnoc, corner Kapiti Rd and Milne Drive, Paraparaumu Two lectures $50 in total
Patrice Bogart, Kapiti Coast WEA Administrator; Email kapitiwea@gmail.com; POBox 1536, Paraparaumu Beach 5232; Phone 04 9041598
Kapiti WEA
Three Guided Tours To Historic Sites In Kapiti

Sats 12 & 19 & 26 Sept
(1) Paraparaumu/Waikanae Saturday 12th September from 1.30pm-4.30pm. (2) Te Horo/Otaki Saturday 19th September from 1.30pm-4.30pm. (3) Paekakariki Saturday 26th September from 1.30pm-4.30pm. NOTE: tours start in front of Paraparaumu Railway Station. The second tour will stop for passengers at Waikanae. Tours $20 each or $50 for all three.
Patrice Bogart, Kapiti Coast WEA Administrator; Email kapitiwea@gmail.com; POBox 1536, Paraparaumu Beach 5232; Phone 04 9041598
Steam Incorporated
Daffodil Express
Restored vintage steam train ride from Wellington to Carterton and return in conjunction with the annual Daffodil Festival. Train includes several carriages that are over 100 years old that have open end balconies.
Sun 13 Sept
Wellington departs 8.40am. Arrives back 5pm. Adult $85, Child $55.
John Bovis, Steam Incorporated. P O Box 4, Paekakariki. Mob: 021 046 3090 Home: (04) 233 2139
Steam Incorporated
Steam Train Experience
A short ride on a restored vintage steam train from Carterton to Masterton and return.
Sun 13 Sept
Carterton departs 10.55am. Arrives back 12.30pm. Adult or Child $18
John Bovis, Steam Incorporated. P O Box 4, Paekakariki. Mob: 021 046 3090 Home: (04) 233 2139

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