Creative Directory

This directory has been compiled by Toi Wairarapa but is by no means exhaustive. If you would like to be included please contact us. Use the search facility on the right or click on a Directory Category to narrow your search.

Museum / Library / Archives / Heritage

Adele provides a free service locating graves for people, photographing them and emailing details. She also puts people in touch with other useful contacts. Currently researching the WW1 Military Cemetery in Featherston.

06 379 6402

When New Zealand’s largest military training camp was established in Featherston in 1916, the settlers of the area showed their appreciation of the soldiers by erecting a magnificent social hall.

06 308 9030

An art gallery and museum celebrating the people and stories of Wairarapa, with regular exhibitions, public events, performances and education programmes. A retail space with art , jewelry, crafts and cards with a local flavour.

06 370 0001

Arts Culture and Heritage Trust

06 377 1379

Museum consulting

06 375 8892

Local History Archive, Research Room and some museum artefacts.

(06) 379 7150

Railway restoration and exhibits

06 377 0631

Wairarapa’s early settlers museum

06 304 9687
Cwmglyn Farm and Middleton Model Railway and Enamelled Artware

The farm is home to the Middleton Model Railway and a model railway shop. Enamel works by noted enamellist E.H.Fraser-Davies are on sale.

06 3758634

Display of over 8500 model vehicles, including Matchbox and Trax. Pauline paints in oil and watercolour

06 374 8432