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.


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

Masterton Art Club

06 378 8732


027 850 2518

Craft supplies and studio, with workshops and classes.

06 304 8477

An evening of Blues and Blues-related music with some of the best Wairarapa and Wellington musicians

Greytown Little Theatre

An amateur theatre based in Greytown.

06 304 9993

Two of the Wairarapa’s well-known restaurant personalities, Marlon Tortoza and Wayne Dellabarca, combined their talents to open Iberia Restaurante. Live music every Thursday from 6.30pm.

06 370 9285

Hand dyed natural fibres for spinning creative fibre work, also felts.

06 376 5155
Kate Mead
Kate Mead

Kate lives in an historic Army Hall in Featherston, which is home, but also a venue for music, theatre, poetry / book readings, vintage afternoon teas. She plays the cello, writes about music and life, works for Radio New Zealand. Kate is aslo a Trustee of Toi Wairarapa; part of Creative Featherston, and the Featherston Camp Memorial Group. Photo: Esther Bunning.

Kids' Art Club

06 304 8255