Highlights From 2015

2015 Havelock Mussel Festival. 14th March 2015.Havelock, New Zealand. Photo Credit: Ricky Wilson/RL Wilson Photography

Highlights from 2015

The Havelock Mussel Festival was a great success once again - enjoyed by thousands of people from near and far! Thank you to all who supported this festival whether as a ticket purchaser, sponsor or volunteer with your support we hope to once again be able to donate funds to various community groups - over the past 10 years the festival has been able to donate almost $200,000. Once again the Kono NZ Mussel opening competitions were one of the highlights with the Guinness Book of records attempts being beaten! Congratulations to Angela Fredericks of Kono NZ who retained her title. Angela was due to give birth around the same time as the Havelock Mussel Festival, but was not letting the possibility of going into labour stop her! So, she stepped up to the table once again and was a clear favourite following her success last year. Having secured the Gunniness World Record with her time of 1min 59sec at the 2014 festival, she managed to shave two seconds off her time, opening … [Read More...]

Spectacular 2015 Line-Up

Benny Tipene live at Havelock Mussel Festival

Benny Tipene

One of NZ's fastest emerging music sensations Benny Tipene shot to fame on X-factor New Zealand. He … [Read More...]

One Step Havelock Mussel Festival


This year Onestep added some original music with a touch of kiwi reggae blended in with R & B, … [Read More...]

Servin’ Up a Whole Ocean of Fun

Brilliant Everyday

Brilliant Everyday