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Higgins Heritage Park - Annual Community Craft Fair & Steam-Up

Sunday 2nd January 2022

Our annual Higgins Heritage Park Community Craft Fair, and Steam-up with all museum sheds open. A great Family Friendly Day Out with a huge range of stalls and activities.

Over 70 craft & market & food stalls, art, children's activities and Traction engine steam up action, various rides & displays of heritage vehicles & machinery. Also enjoy the displays of yesteryear transport, forestry, farming machinery, equipment & rural life.

Working museums of heritage and living history activities of our forefathers:
- G & HO gauge model railways
-Bush railway jigger rides around the park perimeter
-Vintage small engines, machinery & tractors
-The Rural Life Museum
-Historic Transport Museum vintage trucks & associated vehicles
-Pigeon Valley Steam Machinery Museum of steam engines & steam machinery
-Rover Car Club with its headquarters in an old garage with vintage petrol pumps.
-Army Group Centre with living history displays & equipment
-The Ray Win Collection of Jowett vehicles & speedway bikes
-The Harry Holmwood Memorial Museum
-A Working sawmill, Vintage Chainsaw & early logging collection & the Golden Downs Forestry Hut

Family Friendly Free


January 2, 2022


9 AM - 3 PM


Nelson & suburbs, Richmond & surrounds, Tapawera / Wakefield


Higgins Heritage Park Wakefield
222 Pigeon Valley Road, Wakefield

Tickets, Bookings and Entry


Ph. 0276316786

Additional Info

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