Arrowtown, New Zealand, a charming historic gold mining town established in 1862, is now the location of the long running Arrowtown Autumn Festival. Taking place April 20 – 29, 2012, this family friendly event celebrates the magnificent colors of the season.
Located only 25 minutes northeast of Queenstown on the South Island, the Arrowtown Autumn Festival, now in its 28 year, attracts visitors wishing to experience the stunning scenery of autumn splashed red, orange and gold leaves.
Over 50 attractions are featured during the 10 day event and this diverse program offers something for everyone. Creative venues such as the wearable art fashion show, sculptor guided stone carving workshops and an evening with a master chef Brett McGregor are featured, as well as a good natured events such as the pub to pub challenge, guided historical walking tours and the opportunity to step back in time and do a little gold panning.
Include this fantastic fall event in your once in a lifetime journey to explore the GLORIOUS South Pacific. Call us today and we will weave all of your dreams into an unforgettable Down Under adventure!