Expressions Whirinaki Arts and Entertainment Centre

Expressions Whirinaki Arts & Entertainment Centre is a vibrant arts centre where you can to enjoy art, culture, history and entertainment.


Events - August 1 - 31

The Backyard Picnic

Sometimes insects are a perfect picnic companion. Take an evening out at Expressions Whirinaki. Pick up your very own basket filled with handcrafted artisan food including Kāpiti cheese, handmade chocolates, kale, prosciutto and blue cheese tartlet. Select your backyard BBQ classics, then unplug, unwind and enjoy an indoor picnic, in winter…. insects included. Take the time to Explore Bugs: our Backyard Heroes exhibition and come up close and personal with friendly mini-monsters. Ideal for a family group or a unique dinner for two.

TICKET TYPES: $90 (2 adults), $160 (Family: 2 adults, 2 children)

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Various times throughout August

Aug 23, 6:00pm - 9:00pm

Price: $90 - 160

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