Titanium, Gold, Silver, Hurricane Tim and General Admission Passes

Friday 30th March is practice day. Saturday 31st March and Sunday 1st April are the Airshow display days where continuous action with the flying programme goes from 10.00am to 4pm.

Gates open at 7.30am on all three days. All Airshow parking is free.


You have three easy ways to book tickets:


0800 224 224 New Zealand or 1300 798 550 Australia 

In Person: 

For Wanaka residents purchase at the Wanaka i-Site or at the Warbirds Over Wanaka Office at Wanaka Airport.

Some other i-Sites sell WOW passes - you will need to check with them before visiting.



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Ticket Options

Titanium Pass - A ONE DAY pass - SOLD OUT

The Titanium Pass is our exclusive pass giving you the ultimate in luxury at the Airshow. You are in a marquee situated directly in front of the runway with an outside seating area, including a 60 seat grandstand.  Titanium Pass patrons will enjoy a hospitality area where you are provided with:

• A continual buffet (including complimentary Continental breakfast, morning and afternoon teas, lunch and great wines and beer) from 9am to 4pm.
• Wi-Fi and closed circuit television to watch the Airshow while partaking in local specialities.
• A souvenir pack with dated Titanium cap and Airshow badge and Airshow programme as a collector's souvenir.
• A voucher for free entry to Warbirds and Wheels visitor attraction (vintage cars, warbirds, art and our Founder, Sir Tim Wallis’ story).
• You will have the opportunity to mingle with pilots in your marquee, get autographs and walk the flightline once on Sunday.
• Priority parking and you will be transported to the Titanium Pass enclosure if required.

Limited to 100 persons per day, this pass is only available in advance.

Gold Pass - three day pass - STILL AVAILABLE

The three day Gold Pass gives you the best seats at the Airshow in a grandstand situated directly in front of the runway. In the Gold Pass hospitality area you may purchase from our revamped food options. Live cooking stations (Chef preparing meals in front of them) will deliver ‘street’ style flavours, with wine, spirits and beer able to be purchased from a cash bar. Complimentary tea, coffee and water are available throughout the airshow and breakfast may be purchased from 7.30am. This area has its own facilities with closed circuit television to watch the Airshow.

You will receive a free souvenir pack with dated Gold cap and badge, Airshow programme as a collector's souvenir and one complimentary lunch (from one of the live cooking stations) once you get to the Gold Pass marquee. Also a voucher for free entry to the Warbirds and Wheels visitor attraction (vintage cars, warbirds, art and our Founder, Sir Tim Wallis’ story). Mingle with some pilots, get autographs and walk the flightline once on the Saturday or Sunday. Priority parking with transport to the Gold Pass enclosure if required.

This pass is only available in advance with limited numbers and it does not have a single day ticket option.

Silver Pass - three day - SOLD OUT -  SUNDAY available

The Silver Pass provides more tiered seating for the Airshow along the runway, with onsite amenities but with no covered facility. Refreshments include a selection of different coffee and food stalls with tasty morsels, craft beers and wine, within 50 metres of the stand. Limited numbers available. The Silver Pass does have a single day pass option.

Hurricane Tim Marquee - SOLD OUT

The Hurricane Tim Marquee pass is for Saturday 31st March or Sunday 1st April. A new premium ticket offering for the 30th Anniversary Airshow.  Limited tickets (250) are available.

A great position in the middle of the flight-line, in a large marquee with an exclusive grass area at the front. Enjoy the Airshow from your seat on the grass or get an elevated view from the Hurricane Tim mini grandstand.

Your ticket includes entry to the Airshow, all day tea and coffee plus morning and afternoon tea, a great lunch from the new BBQ Grill and access to a cash bar.

General Admission Pass - PLENTY LEFT AND WON'T SELL OUT.

General Admission passes provide you with access through the gate and the ability to watch the Airshow from the flightline.  Bring your own rug or chair.  Some upgrades to a Silver grandstand pass will be available on the day if the grandstand has any spare seats - from the WOW Event Office.  Access to all ground displays and free parking.

Ticket Prices

 Ticket Options



 Gate Sales

  Adult  Child Adult Child
 Titanium Pass - sold out 
$509 $509 N/A N/A
 Gold Pass  - Three Day - Stand $409 $409 N/A N/A
 Silver Pass - Three Day Pass - Sold out
$279 $279 $289 $289
 Silver Pass - Friday - Stand $89 $89  $99  $99
 Silver Pass - Saturday - sold out
$149 $149 $159  $159
 Silver Pass - Sunday - Stand $149 $149 $159 $159
Hurricane Tim Marquee - Saturday - Sold out
$209 $100 N/A N/A
Hurricane Tim Marquee - Sunday - Sold out
$209 $100 N/A N/A
 General Admission - Three Day Pass $180 $25 $190 $35
 General Admission - Friday $60  $10 $70  $15 
 General Admission - Saturday $85  $10 $95  $15 
 General Admission - Sunday $85  $10  $95  $15 
 Family Pass General Admission - Friday $120    $140   
 Family Pass General Admission - Saturday or Sunday  $170    $190   



 Internet booking  $1.50 per ticket
 Box Office/Counter/Gate  $2.50 per ticket
 Call Centre/Phone  $3.50 per ticket



 Print Your Own Tickets Free of charge
 Courier Delivery - Urban NZ  $9 per transaction
 Courier Delivery - Rural NZ $12 per transaction
 Courier Delivery - Australia/Overseas  $40 per transaction


Ticket purchasers please note:

  • Child = 5 to 16 years

  • Children under 5 are free

  • A child that sits in a seat in a stand pays the full adult price

  • Family Pass is two adults and two children

  • Gate Sale prices are higher than Pre-Booked prices as above

  • Booking and Service fees apply to all tickets

  • Full Terms and Conditions of ticket sales are here

  • Veterans, the elderly and disabled please register with us to get assistance at the Airshow in moving from the car park and to meet other Veterans on 0800 496 920 or

  • No drones

  • No dogs allowed at the Airshow or in the carparks

  • No chilly bins

  • No alcohol