Event Information

12 – 14 October 2018, Mystery Creek

Equidays brings you the best the equine world has to offer in New Zealand and more. With over 40 hours of clinics each day from national and international experts, elite competitions, night shows and exhibitors; Equidays is a must for equine enthusiasts. We’re extremely proud to be an ESNZ-endorsed event and have Sir Mark Todd as our Patron. We also welcome Vicki, Kelly and Amanda Wilson as Equidays Ambassadors, and NRM and McMillan Equine feeds as our Event Partners.

Equidays and Mystery Creek Events Centre are owned and operated by the NZ National Fieldays Society Inc., a not-for-profit organisation founded for the advancement of agriculture in New Zealand.


Friday and Saturday gates open at 8.30am, and close at 5.30pm.
Sunday open 8.30am, and close at 4pm.


Equidays is held at Mystery Creek Events Centre, 125 Mystery Creek Road, Hamilton, New Zealand.


Ample free outdoor parking is available on site.


No animals are allowed on site (including camping areas and car parks), except guide dogs and animals participating in the event. If you bring your pet to Equidays, or leave your pet in your vehicle, you will be asked to take them home.


ATM sites and mobile EFTPOS and cash out facilities will be available throughout the site.


There’s no need to worry about being hungry at Equidays! We have a range of delicious food and refreshment options available.

Get involved


If you would like to be a part of the Equidays team register your interest as a volunteer. 


Applications for Equidays and Equidays South Island Edition media accreditation will not open until September 2018.

Equidays News


Equidays is proud to be associated with the following partners, working together to provide the equine community with education, entertainment and competitions.

Event Map

The 2018 map will be available shortly.


Closer to the event a full list of exhibitors will be available online.


During event times, accommodation is at a premium. Book your accommodation well in advance to secure somewhere to stay.