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Waterbourne Beach Festival

27 Feb 2021 - 21 Mar 2021


Saturday 27 February 2021, 8.00am - Sunday 21 March 2021, 4.00pm

Check the website for daily event schedules


Takapuna Beach Reserve, 14 The Strand, Takapuna, Auckland

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A variety of free and paid events


Some events require booking


Embark on a journey of memorable experiences and world-class activations at Waterbourne, NZ’s biggest beach festival taking place at Takapuna Beach Reserve.

A sustainable festival, Waterbourne offers live music, professional sports, cultural experiences, premium food and beverages, movies, beach clean-ups and more.

Soak it all in while protecting and rebuilding Aotearoa’s coastline.

A variety of free and paid events (some of which require booking) are available throughout the three-week event period.


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