Waiohiki Fire & Clay

NO BOOKING OR TICKETS REQUIRED - Simpy come on in! (Registrations required for Workshops Only)

Wood-fired Kiln 10-26 October
The huge wood-fired kiln takes four days to load and will be fired up on 10 October. The kiln fire will be kept burning continuously for five days and nights by a team of volunteers and after cooling, will be opened on Lazy Monday 26 October.

Sculpture Garden 12-26 October 10am-4pm
The work of local sculptors will be displayed daily.

Earth Building with Henery Mackeson
Workshop 1: 14-15 October (9am to 5pm), and Workshop 2: 17-18 October (9am to 5pm) Earth building workshops with Henery Mackeson. To register, please email your contact details to office.wcct@wcct.org.nz or you're welcome to text David on 021 2379927. POA

Fire and Clay Night 18 October from 6pm
An exciting night of culture, craft and fire for the whole whanau with a Pōwhiri and featuring raku and pit firing ceramics and a bronze pour. There will be a community fire and drum jam, live music and bonfire after 7.30pm.

Open Studios 18 October from 12pm
Waiohiki Village artists will open their studios - come and visit their exhibitions and browse quality handmade goods. Food available, coffee cart open, sausage sizzle.

Lazy Monday 26 October from 10am
Watch the wood-fired kiln being unloaded while you enjoy the relaxed atmosphere of the Village.

Show Information

Ticket Types


Concession = Gold Card Holders, Community Service Card Holders & Full Time Students with ID
Child = 16 Years & Under (selected shows only)
High School Student = (selected shows only)



Mon Oct 26th10:00 - 12:00


Waiohiki Creative Arts Village

If you have any issues buying your tickets, please contact the festival office on 06 651 2487 between the hours of 9am – 4pm or email the team

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