Paeroa Highland Games and Tattoo


All Day Ticket
(day & night) $25 Evening only from 5.30pm $15

Children (5 - 15yrs) $5

Family Ticket (2A+2C)

All Day Ticket

(day & night) $55

Evening only from

5.30pm $35

Children (5 - 15yrs) $5

Available at Entrance



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Map of Event Locations at Paeroa Domain

Downloadable Map

2017 Paeroa Highland Games Map Guide to Event Locations


Solo Piping
Solo Piping (starts at 9.00am)
Highland Dancing

Highland Dancing (starts at 9.00am)

Wood Chopping

Wood Chopping (starts at 9.00am)

Solo Drumming Competition (starts at 9.00am)
Heavyweight Field Events
Heavyweight Field Events (starts at 10.00am)
Junior Highland Games (starts at 11.00am)
Pipe Band Contest

Pipe Band Contest (starts at 12 noon)


2017 Guest Entertainers Straight from Scotland

Saltire Scottish Duo

David Vernon

Edinburgh based virtuoso accordionist David Vernon has performed at musical events and festivals all over the world. David appears on 23 CDs and can be seen playing in the Robert Duvall movie "A Shot at Glory". He is also a ceremonial Bagpiper.

Alex Hodgson

Prestonpans, East Lothian singer/songwriter/guitarist Alex Hodgson has made 2 CD’s - Jeelie Jars 'n' Coalie Backies & The Brig Tae Nae Where having signed to Greentrax Recording.  He has performed for the Queen at the Ghillie Ball at Balmoral. His music is distinctively Scottish, with both a charm and humour with a keen love of Scottish variety theatre. He has appeared locally in many amateur stage productions. His interest in storytelling has also seen him appearing at Newton Mearns Storytelling Festival and workshops at the City Arts Centre, Edinburgh, and he also entertains children. If that is not enough, Alex appears on Forth 2 Radio programme 'The Best of Scottish', presented by Kenny Hutchison, and performs a new song weekly live. He has also presented 'The Sunday Gaitherin' on Radio Borders. Alex is a born entertainer!

Tossing the Caber

- photo by Nichola-Sean Smith

Scottish Dancing on the Domain

- photo by Shaffer Wu

Tossing the Sheaf

- photo by Rod Baker-Clemas



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