Warbirds Over Wanaka International Airshow

Tickets on sale NOW!

2014 Rides Day

Come and join us for three days of thrilling entertainment at Warbirds Over Wanaka in Wanaka, New Zealand, at Easter on the 18th, 19th and 20th of April 2014.

In The Air

This Airshow you will see some extraordinary flying acts with famous military fighter aircraft throughout the last 100 years through to modern jets of today. 

The Airshow culminates in a huge mock air battle complete with the best pyrotechnics at an Airshow in New Zealand. All this set in one of the world’s most stunning Airshow locations in the world.

On The Ground

When you’re not looking skyward there’s so much to see and do on the ground.

Check out the sport aircraft, warhorses, vintage machinery and vintage tractors, regional wines, market and food stalls, home-built aircraft workshops, aircraft for sale and aviation trade stands.


Two NEW features in 2014 are our WW1 centenary celebrations over Lake Wanaka on Friday afternoon April 18th and our Rides Day on Monday April 21st.

Ensure you read 'Airshow Programme' and 'Gold, Silver and GA ticket' pages to get all the details you need.....


“I have wanted to go to Warbirds for over 10 years now and it was well worth the wait. What an awesome event. World Class!", Jonty, New Zealand.

“Best airshow yet (2012), the Spitfire was superb, I shed tears five times in one day!”, Nigel, New Zealand.

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Latest News

Only two more days to go! We are ready and waiting for you to come.... weather reports haven't been good but while the rest of New Zealand has been having bad weather we have been in a pocket of sunshine with aircraft practising.... around 85% of our aircraft are now here.... safe travels and see you soon.

Mandy and Ed, the WOW Management Team.    Book tickets online or at 0800 224 224 (NZ) or 1 300 798 550 (Australia).

 in 2014

#GigatownWanaka Jet racing
Family Pass
Warbirds/Highlands (Motorsport) ticket combo Print your own tickets
Gate sales attract premium
Rides Day
Sport Aviation
Friday WWI Commemoration

Still Silver Friday and Sunday passes available at the gate 18.4.14

If you are having trouble booking tickets please call 0800 224 224. or email wow@ticketdirect.co.nz

AIP Supplement for pilots download here

Children's information up here now.....

Warbirds/Highlands Ticket Combo sales now closed.

Rides Day Success! Book flights now!


2014 Merchandise will be available at the Airshow.


Grumman Avenger

Supermarine Spitfire

Harvards Texan 6