Upokongaro School 150th Celebrations

Jubilees and reunions Manawatu/Whanganui

Posted: 09 December 2019
Notice reference #: 1HA3i1

Past students, staff and their families are invited to celebrate 150 years of learning at Upokongaro School on Saturday 14 March 2020. 

Proceedings will begin at 11am and include displays, speeches, group photographs, the resurrection of the time capsule and a light lunch. Join us for a dinner dance with a live band at McNab Domain following the day's proceedings. Events will close with morning tea on Sunday 15 March, following a church service at the Historic Saint Mary's Church next to the school. 

The Wairua riverboat is chartering a cruise to take attendees to the lunch on Saturday 14 March, returning to town at 3pm. The cost of the cruise is $39. Bookings can be made through the school.

Registrations are required for catering purposes and are available by contacting the school on (06) 345 6424, emailing or downloading the form from our 150th Celebrations Facebook page. 

Events summary


14 March 2020 – 15 March 2020

Further information

Contact: Warren Brown

 (06) 345 6424