The story of The Rose of Tralee

The Rose of Tralee

The Rose of Tralee event is the premier event for New Zealand's Irish community.

Events have been held in New Zealand for many years now, and each year the New Zealand Rose attends the International event in Tralee, Co Kerry, Ireland.

The event is about selecting young women who epitomise the heritage and values of the Irish community in New Zealand.

Entry is open to all single young women aged between 18 and 27 who are are of Irish birth OR descent.