Regional events

The Roses at the National Final all represent Regions from throughout New Zealand.

Local Irish societies hold their own Selection events each year to choose their Rose. She goes to the National Final to compete for the chance to represent the entire Irish community at the International Final.

Regional events in 2016 are being held by:

Date: Saturday 9 April

Date: Saturday 2nd April, Plymouth Hotel, New Plymouth
Contact: Louise Buhler, 06 274 8494; email: or

Hutt Valley Irish Society
Date: 16 April 2016

Wellington Irish Society
Date: 30 April, 2016

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Date: entries accepted until March 31; selection event date to be confirmed
Contact: The Secretary 027 529 5805, or see website or find them on Facebook

Date: late April/early May (TBC)
Contact: ph: 027 352 4563

Entrants will also need to complete an application form.

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