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When? Starts 3pm Friday 7th (opening circle at 6pm) - closes 5pm Sunday 9th (Closing circle 4pm) September 2012

Where? Brookfield Outdoor Education Centre - Check it out here - http://www.brookfield.org.nz/ Only 30 minutes drive from Wellington! 

We have TWO heated halls - so no worries on the weather - dorms are also heated! Set in beautiful NZ bush the site includes bathroom and shower facilities, two kitchens (a chai cafe and catering kitchen) a lake, fire pits, a confidence course, canoes, and a swimming pool (all of which are free to use!)

Whats on? Workshops in hoop, poi, juggling, staff, cyr wheel, pole dancing, adagio, traditional circus skills and MUCH MORE! (tutor info in next tab) All levels welcome - from complete beginners to professionals - come and play! Check out our tutors tab for more details on who will be performing and teaching! 

What about animal cruelty? ABSOLUTELY NOT! This is a workshop based event!

ALSO - Friday evening - included in your ticket price is the instructors showcase - watch the pro's strut their stuff! (show tickets available separately for $25) 


Friday night see's our art exhibition and flea market! Including paintings, circus equipment and clothing! To exhibit your art or wares for FREE (we only ask for a prize donation for the show in exchange for the exhibit) please contact tickets@hoop.co.nz - and bring extra cash to purchase items! 

The Renegade show will happen on Saturday evening - an open stage for festival goers - with prizes up for grabs! So come bring your show, a new trick you have learnt, music, anything goes! This will be followed by DJs and fireplay! (fuel supplied, weather permitting) The halls will be open 24 hours for practise and socialising! 

What to bring? Toys! Fire and LED Equipment! Instruments! (if you have any of these things) POTLUCK for the Friday evening, your own plate, cup and cutlery, MP3 players / Ipods with yummy set lists for spinning, snacks for in between meals, bedding for the dorms (sleeping bag/pillow), Smiles, laughter and open minds :-)  

What about food? Freshly produced and healthy breakfast, lunches and dinners will be provided - the food will be vegetarian - Friday evening is a group POTLUCK (which our catering staff will add to) its a great way to get to know everyone and to share your lovely treats - please bring a pre cooked dish - meat is welcome if clearly marked - circus themed dishes welcome! Should you have any dietary requirements please contact tickets@hoop.co.nz and we will endeavour to cater for you!

Alcohol? BYO - Alcohol is allowed on site but please be mindful of your consumption and take your empties home with you! (No recycling facilities on site) Illegal drugs are not permitted on site. 

EFTPOS? There are no EFTPOS facilities on site - please bring cash for toys and treats!



PLEASE NOTE - THE SITE DOES NOT HAVE MOBILE PHONE SIGNAL - PLEASE MAKE ARRANGEMENTS AND INFORM YOUR FAMILY AND FRIENDS - THERE IS A LANDLINE IN CASE OF EMERGENCY'S ONLY - 04 564 1000. 


More info? Contact Frenchy@hoop.co.nz with questions and to be added to our mailing list - Also join our facebook group:

http://www.facebook.com/events/333089390074630/ 

If you have any questions please contact frenchy@hoop.co.nz