Solway Showgrounds Masterton NZ

Solway Showgrounds - Event Location & Facility

As well as being home to the annual Masterton A & P Show, Solway Showgrounds hosts other major Wairarapa events.

Regular visitors to the Showgrounds are the spectacular Balloon Fiesta as well as a host of equestrian events and the weekly Masterton Farmer's Market.

Solway Showgrounds is available for hire and is perfect for such events as music festivals, garden shows, vintage machinery displays, weddings, corporate team-building, caravan conventions more.

It would also make a perfect film location with its many historic buildings, native bush, equestrian infrastructure and accommodation possibilities.

Base Your Business at Solway!

Join our existing tenants WOOPS, Masterton Gym Club, Training Ventures, Ormond Engineering and Street Youth Ministry!

We have offices and workshop facilities available for long-term rental.

The vacant spaces would suit trades such as electricians or plumbers - contact us for more information.

Solway Showgrounds - Home of the Masterton A & P Show and Wairarapa Balloon Fiesta

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Solway Showgrounds is a Category 2 historic precinct of 29 buildings, some dating back as far as 1878. The showpiece of the group of buildings is the restored grandstand, built in 1910, and the grounds themselves embrace about 2ha of the last remnants of lowland forest in the Wairarapa region.