Creative Directory

This directory has been compiled by Toi Wairarapa but is by no means exhaustive. If you would like to be included please contact us. Use the search facility on the right or click on a Directory Category to narrow your search.

Museum / Library / Archives / Heritage

Social history of Eketahuna and the wider district with a focus on the early Scandinavian settlers. Open storage and displays featuring photographs, textiles, objects and artefacts, farm and agricultural machinery, technology, military, domestic, in a Category 2 heritage building.

06 375 8892

Historical and military history

06 308 9487

The only locomotive of its type in the world.

06 308 9379

Gareth is the District Archivist for Masterton District Council and has written hundreds of feature articles on aspects of Wairarapa history, as well as publishing ten books on the subject.He has also been writing a weekly column on gardening for nearly twenty years

06 370 6311

Automotive museum, cars & memorabilia

06 379 8933
Greytown Gallery

Showcasing the work of owner Paul Holstrom, who creates one off lighting and furniture pieces based on the industrial style using new and or recycled parts, alongside other local artists.

The building is a replica of a 19th century fire station and houses static displays of fire-associated equipment and memorabilia. It is currently manned by Volunteer Staff.

06 377 1352

Natural history museum is housed in a genuine log building; includes birds, rocks, insects & animals.

06 308 8453

Comprehensive private collection of WWII equipment

06 308 9957

Started as a colonial cottage

06 306 9404