New Venue

New Venue

The Whitianga Oceans Festival organisers are excited to present some changes for this year’s Festival. Last year’s event was unable to go ahead due to Covid-19 and this year the traditional festival site is being used for marina development work. Given...
The Whitianga Scallop Festival evolves sustainably

The Whitianga Scallop Festival evolves sustainably

Press release – 19th April 2021 There is currently a rāhui (no harvest) in place for the collection of scallops in the Opito Bay area, and elsewhere in New Zealand. The sustainability of scallops locally and nationally is a priority for Whitianga Scallop Festival...