Attractions & Activities
Ballooning over the Waikato
Balloons over Waikato' is New Zealand's premier hot air balloon
festival. Held annually, in Hamilton, it attracts balloonists from
all over New Zealand and around the world.
The festival also includes 'The ASB Nightglow' at Waikato
University, featuring live music, an orchestrated balloon glow show
and a dramatic fireworks display.
If you want to experience a hot air balloon ride
throughout the year you can book with the Kiwi Balloon
Official Facebook page for Balloons over the
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Watch a local rugby game
Waikato is home to the Chiefs rugby team, the Super Rugby 2012
& 2013 champions. Visit their website for match information