Flying Programme

Aircraft will be added as they are announced.

All days are open to the general public and car parking is free.

Friday 30th March – Practice Day

No airshow scheduled this day.

Gates open at 7.30am – Check out the amazing ground exhibits while Warbirds practice overhead. Visit the aircraft for sale, static aircraft displays, aviation trade stands, market stalls, WOWMart and then sample some of the great food and beverages on offer.

Lake Event

On Friday attention moves to the Wanaka lakefront. Join the Wanaka community for our free lakeside Airshow at 4.30pm. The theme for 2018 will be celebrating helicopters big and small. The mighty Catalina Flying Boat will also thrill with its Lake landings.


Saturday 31st March and Sunday 1st April

Airshow days (Programme may vary slightly each day).

Gates open at 7.30am with static aircraft displays, aviation trade stands, market stalls, merchandise and food and beverage vendors operational.

The Airshow begins at 10.00am with non-stop action right through to the fiery finale at 4.00pm.

In the air you will see some of the world’s most iconic Warbird aircraft plus more modern military machines, aerobatics, skydiving, sport aircraft and so much more. The aerial action is backed by world-class pyrotechnics while the military re-enactor group and Frankie Singers entertain on the ground.

Check out our aircraft page for any confirmed, more details here in February 2018.


"Haven't been for a few years but once again another amazing show. Brilliant weather, beautiful aircraft and the commentators were fantastic."  Anna, 2016