Event Planning at Lake Wanaka

Lake Wanaka, New Zealand, is located in the southern lake lands of central Otago. Wanaka has some fantastic attractions that can make an event such as a wedding very memorable. Imagine taking pictures with one of the two lakes as the backdrop? Amazing! Right?

Lake Wanaka also has a ski resort for those lazy winter months. There are also plenty of outdoor activities for the whole family. Are you planning an event soon? Here are a few reasons why you should consider Lake Wanaka.


There are three international airports close to Lake Wanaka receiving flights from international airports. These airports also have connecting bus services. Queenstown Airport is only a 60-minute drive from Wanaka. It’s three hours from Dunedin, and five hours away from Christchurch. Air New Zealand also makes regular flights to Wanaka Airport.


Aside from the lakes, the Lake Wanaka region is full of places to visit and sights to see. Rippon Vineyard, for instance, makes the ideal venue for weddings and other events. It has a rich history that dates back to 1917. The vineyard also has a grand hall that can host your guests. You can also find money and plan to host a wedding at Wanaka Lavender Farm. The photos would look amazing, and you’d enjoy the beautiful scent of lavender.


As a resort area, Lake Wanaka won’t run out of places you could lay your head down after a hard day of touring. There’s a place to fit every budget. Accommodation in Lake Wanaka includes motels, hotels, B&Bs, campsites, and many more. You can even get family-friendly packages and find options that allow you to bring your pet.


At Lake Wanaka, you will receive a smile from the hotel staff down to everyone you meet on the streets. The people who call this beautiful land home understand the value of sharing their land’s natural beauty.