The Hutchwilco New Zealand Boat Show. May 12 – 15 2016, located at the ASB Showgrounds in Greenlane. Thursday it goes from 10am to 6pm, Friday 10am to 9pm, Saturday 10am to 6pm and Sunday 10 to 6pm. Adults $22, Kids under 16 are free.
Kiwis are known for their fishing, being an island it seems like every second person has a boat. The Hutchwilco Boat Show is the largest and most popular boat show and has been running for 60 years. Let’s look at some details. There are a number of opportunities to win prizes with the major prize being the Surtees/Yamaha Boat Package worth over $100,000!! Some highlights at the show are meeting Kiwi Sharkman Riley Elliott or the famous boating guy, you ask it, he can answer it, Bruce “Captain Swish” Duncan. For the kids there are numerous activities like the Youthtown Aquafun zone where there are a number of water activities. Oh and the fishing? The Rock fishing hall boasts New Zealand’s largest fishing supermarket. For more information on the Boat Show go to www.boatshow.co.nz.
We here at The Greenlane Manor are literally just around the corner. A five-minute drive or a half hour walk. We are ideally situated for this show so come and stay with us and let us take care of you. What have we got to offer for your stay with us? Well our cheapest rooms, and I mean cheap in price not quality, start from the ‘Boat Show Special Price’ of $110 (1 – 2 persons) for a Standard Studio which features a queen bed, air-conditioning, tea and coffee making facilities, microwave, toaster, fridge, flat screen TV, and an iron and ironing board. At the other end we have our executive rooms like the Deluxe Twin Queen Studio which features two queen beds, a patio, double spa bath, self-contained kitchenette with dining table, air-conditioning, underfloor heating, flat screen TV and of course an iron and ironing board all for only $165 (2 persons). We also have our King Studios (single Spa and King Bed) and Deluxe King Studios (double Spa and King Bed), which have the same facilities as the Deluxe Twin, for a ‘Boat Show Special Price’ of $145.00 (1 – 2 persons). All our units are beautifully refurbished and are double glazed. We provide a daily service, laundry facilities, a free weekday New Zealand Herald, Wi-Fi with unlimited internet and free parking. So call us and book today, then go and enjoy the fun.