For just three days Friday March 29th, Saturday March 30th and Sunday March 31st Wanaka will become centre-stage to the world-famous warbirds airshow. Get ready to witness the sky come alive with thrilling aerobatic displays, vintage warplanes roaring overhead, and skilled pilots pushing the limits of aviation excellence.
Enjoy the heart pounding action of the Warbirds over Wanaka air show during the day and the culinary delights of picturesque Queenstown in the evening.
- 4 nights accommodation March 28th – April 1st, at Novotel Lakeside Queenstown in a standard room, from $1,899 per person Twin Share.
- Daily breakfast.
- Daily public transfers from Queenstown to Wanaka Airport and return.
- 3 Day Warbirds Over Wanaka Airshow Gold Pass – Friday, Saturday & Sunday.
Three-Day GOLD PASS
The three-day Gold Pass gives you the best seats at the Airshow in a grandstand situated directly in front of the runway.
Food is available with wine, spirits, and beer, to be purchased from a cash bar. Complimentary tea, coffee and water are available throughout the Airshow and breakfast may be purchased from 7.30am. This area has its own facilities with closed circuit television to watch the Airshow.
You will receive a free souvenir pack with a Gold Pass Cap and Dated Badge, Airshow programme as a collector’s souvenir and one complimentary drink voucher. Mingle with some of the pilots, get autographs and walk the flightline once on the Saturday or Sunday.
Airshow gates open at 7.30am on Friday (Practice Day), Saturday and Sunday (Airshow Days) and the Airshow runs from 10am to 4pm. The Airshow programme is the same on both Saturday and Sunday.
A daily shuttle service operates from Queenstown to Wanaka Lakefront on Friday, Saturday and Sunday. We have included this in your package price.
On arrival at Wanaka Lakefront there are continuous shuttles to and from the Airshow from 8am until approximately 4pm on all days. Payment is made to the driver on the day for this service.
*Subject to confirmation from the Operator.
Whether you’re a seasoned aviation aficionado or someone discovering the magic of flight for the first time, this event promises a weekend filled with excitement, camaraderie, and the sheer thrill of witnessing the world’s most incredible aircraft take to the skies.