Category: News

December 21, 2018

Earlier this month, the New Zealand National Fieldays Society President Peter Carr and CEO Peter Nation attended a Waikato Regional Council meeting to receive an award recognising the Society’s contribution to the region. The inaugural award acknowledged the significant contribution the Society has made to the Waikato region’s economy, environment and communities. Economically – the…

December 7, 2018

New Zealand National Fieldays Society’s cornerstone event Fieldays has been announced as a finalist for Best National Event and Best Business Event in the 2018 New Zealand Event Awards. These awards are organised by the New Zealand Events Association and judged by an independent panel with a wealth of event experience across a range of…

December 4, 2018

In early 1995, letters were delivered from organisations and individuals around the country addressed to the New Zealand National Fieldays Society’s time capsule. The stainless-steel capsule was placed in the entrance to the Mystery Creek Pavilion upon the building’s completion in May 1995 with the instructions to be opened in the 50th year of Fieldays. …

December 4, 2018

As we close out our 50th Fieldays celebrations we acknowledge the key role our partners have played throughout the event’s history, in particular our longstanding sponsorship partnership with ANZ which is now coming to a close. Back in 1968 the New Zealand National Fieldays Society’s founding forefathers approached ANZ for a 100% loan to create…