So a few weeks ago we were contacted out of the blue by Woman’s Day who wanted to do a piece on our little event. It turned into a two hour interview and a photoshoot, complete with professional hair and makeup. Quite daunting at first, it turned into a really enjoyable experience. Julie, the delightful … More Did you spot us in Woman’s Day?
The poster for the 2019 Time Travellers’ Ball is here. From today you should start seeing posters around the place. We’ve been accused of making our past poster competitions too easy, so this year we’re really ramping it up and making it truly difficult. If you would like to win a double pass to the … More 2019 Poster Competition – Win a Double Pass!
It may be April Fool’s Day but we’re not kidding when we say tickets have gone on sale today. It couldn’t be simpler just follow the link on the main page, enter your bank details, let us know how many tickets you’d like, and once your order goes through we’ll confirm it with you and … More 2019 Tickets On Sale Now!
That’s right! Due to a recent run on tickets we have almost sold out, with only TEN LEFT! If you don’t want to be disappointed you need to get in right now and place your order for the best party in the Wairarapa! Book your tickets today. Hurry! We’ve mailed the most recent batch of … More 2018 Tickets – Update: WE *HAVE* SOLD OUT!
We’re thrilled to share the poster for the 2018 Time Travellers’ Ball with you. Thanks to Maree McLeod Photography for her stunning image, capturing a very famous painting (more on that later). Lamb Peters Print in Greytown did a top notch job in printing out some quality posters and fliers for us, but a huge thank you … More The 2018 Poster Is Here!
Here it is. The official gallery of photos for The Time Travellers’ Ball 2017 care of Maree McLeod Photography. As she mentions, if you would like an HD version of your chosen image it’s only $10, but Maree is also offering colour, sepia, and black & white prints. Thank you so much Maree for your … More Time Travellers’ Ball Gallery 2017
We have almost arrived, we are in the last week before doors open this Saturday! I hope everyone’s costumes are coming along well. As we approach the big day we need to start thinking about confirming final numbers so that we make sure he have enough nourishment of both the solid and liquid kind for … More Ticket Update: Last Day of Ticket Sales Today!
In response to a lot of local support and enthusiasm for the ball we want to open up the dress code. To be clear it is still absolutely formal wear! This is above all else a ball, you are coming here to enjoy the kind of event we just don’t get anymore, sumptuous surroundings, lovely … More Important Update!
Costumes, pretty dresses, The Princess Dress, Guinevere, Mr Darcy, Elizabeth, Victoria, Viking, Grecian goddess. There are so many things to choose from. What I find incredible about costume – as an art form, a hobby or a secret love – is that with the right fabric, the right approach and a little help from patterns, … More Getting Your Costume Ready
Preparations are well underway for creating the space the Time Travellers’ Ball will be set in, but to give you a better idea of what we’re creating, we thought we would share some of our vision. We will be decorating the Anzac Hall in a variety of different styles to reflect a variety of time … More Concept Art Released