The National Final of the Rose of Tralee -
tickets, accommodation, schedule, contestants! Everything you need to know.
Meet the contestants, and see what they got up to in the past few National Finals.
If you're a young single woman of Irish birth OR descent, you could enter the Rose of Tralee
Rose of Tralee contests have been held in New Zealand for many years now.
Regional selections are held in many centres during the first few months of each year. The Roses selected then go onto to view for the Crown and Title of New Zealand Rose of Tralee at a National Selection.
The National Rose wins an all-expenses paid trip to ireland the Festival of Kerry to represent the entire New Zealand Irish community.
“Being NZ's Rose at the Festival in Ireland was so much fun"
The contestants, the events, the excitement, and of course, the WINNER, all captured in a glorious, full-colour, hard-bound book .