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01 March 2024

Waikato rugby fans get a boost as Moana Pasifika match moves to Hamilton’s FMG Stadium Waikato

Moana Pasifika’s home DHL Super Rugby Pacific match against the Melbourne Rebels on Friday 8 March has been moved to Hamilton due to turf issues at North Harbour Stadium.

15 January 2024

Seddon Park welcomes 2024 with a sell-out

Seddon Park welcomed back passionate fans through their gates on Sunday, 14 January 2024 as fans flocked to the boutique grounds to see BLACKCAPS and Pakistan in action.

12 December 2023

Eddie Tamati - Celebrating 34 Years

The year was 1989, and Eddie Tamati began work at the Claudelands Showgrounds in Hamilton, 34 years later, and Eddie is the longest standing staff member at H3 Group, and…

15 November 2023

Secondment success paving the way for Claudia McNeill

In just under two years, Claudia has progressed from a coordinator role to a position of greater responsibility by taking secondments that have significantly increased her exposure to a variety of roles within the organisation.

01 November 2023

Rugby league trans-tasman clash – an unmissable event in Hamilton

FMG Stadium Waikato is gearing up to host Kiwis v Kangaroos in the New Zealand Rugby League Pacific Championship Men’s Grand Final on Saturday 4 November.

26 September 2023

FMG Stadium Waikato to host ‘most kids ever’* ahead of Black Ferns game

FMG Stadium Waikato will host the ‘most kids ever’ to attend a New Zealand Rugby (NZR) controlled Black Ferns Test when Hamilton Kirikiriroa hosts the Laurie O’Reilly Cup match against…

14 September 2023

Claudelands unites association executives at AuSAE Linc Conference 2023

Claudelands Conference and Exhibition Centre host the largest gathering of association executives in New Zealand.

07 August 2023

The Wests Tigers and One New Zealand Warriors sell out FMG Stadium Waikato

FMG Stadium Waikato has announced that the Round 24 NRL Telstra Premiership has sold out for the clash between Sydney based Wests Tigers and One New Zealand Warriors. 

30 July 2023

Seddon Park Celebrates 117 Years

Established in 1886 as an unnamed and undeveloped expanse, it emerged alongside Hamilton during its budding stages, serving an infant settlement of less than 1000 people.

19 July 2023

Headline speakers heading to Kirikiriroa Hamilton for gender equity series

A stellar lineup of speakers are heading to Kirikiriroa Hamilton on July 21 for free entry discussion series EQUALIZE, celebrating women in sport, business, culture and society.

17 July 2023

International line-up announced for Summer Concert Tour 2024 at Claudelands Oval

Four amazing acts - SIMPLE MINDS, TEXAS, COLLECTIVE SOUL, and PSEUDO ECHO - will take centre stage at Claudelands Oval, Hamilton, on 28 Januray 2024.

10 July 2023

Claudelands hosts the largest kaupapa Māori event for Tainui rangatahi on the biennial calendar

Tainui Secondary Schools Kapa Haka’s largest event on the biennial calendar is set to take place at GLOBOX Arena and Events Centre, Claudelands.