Rathkeale Christmas Fete 

The Rathkeale Christmas Fete is a much anticipated annual event on the school calendar and draws crowds from near and far to enjoy the festive Christmas market. The Fete  features live entertainment, craft and food stalls, giftware, and much more.

Rathkeale College Christmas Fete 2019 is on Saturday  9 November

We warmly welcome these new and returning stallholders for the 2019 fete.

Kat Kidz: quality, affordable kids clothing designed and printed in Central Otago.


Pepper and Pearls: the world’s finest Kampot peppercorns, Acacia hardwood grinders, Gift Packs and Cultured Pearls.


Mrs Baginz: Unique handmade pieces to delight. Bags, hair accessories, cushions and bibs.


17 Blonde: a Martinborough-based clothing label, our aim is to create a NZ made sustainable & ethical brand for women who understand & love the comfort of a linen lifestyle.


Choice Fruits: our products are ‘real food’ – we are big advocates for fresh, seasonal, local and organic ingredients, they also have the added bonus of being in a recyclable/re-usable glass jar – they are dairy free, palm oil free, no MSG, low salt and low sugar with no artificial flavours or preservatives.


Noo Noo: beautiful and durable baby essentials for every day.  Our range of clothing and wooden teethers and garlands are as natural as possible and made with kindness.


Olivo: innovative and top quality oils that pair with excellent food and the good wines that Martinborough produces – oils that are boutique, artisan and gorgeous.


Couture Cottage: a vibrant collection of New Zealand made fashion


Solid Art: fine quality concrete homeware & garden art, designed  and manufactured in Paekakariki, using the best locally-sourced materials.


Ben Timmins Artist: original paintings, prints and other art pieces for sale.


In Orequality jewellery made in NZ and overseas, stertling silver and gold jewellery made with pride into timeless styles.


Nikau Natural Soaps and Candles

Me2U GiftsTrendy handmade crafts to inspire the thought of gift giving.


Bridget Mathewson Designa boutique range of beautiful womanswear in modern, yet timeless styles that will see garments worn for seasons to come. Designed and made in New Zealand.


Handmaidz: We are a small home based family business specialising in making hand made, natural products. Our soaps, lotions, balms, creams and candles are made from the very best ingredients nature has to offer. 


Lavender AbbeyHigh quality, Wairarapa-grown boutique lavender and lavender products, including an award-winning essential oil, hand cream and healing balms.


Jo Wilson Art:  mixed media artist, creating works in the mediums of ceramics, paintings, resin and steel wall hangings


Sarah Platt:  an established New Zealand artist who paints our towns and cities. The art is vibrant and detailed.


Loukumiartisan confectionery manufacturers specialising in traditional handmade turkish delight


Pony Lanestaples and statements for inspired living


Eden Orchardsfresh cherries and cherry juices


Rebecca Kempton PhotographyMulti award winning Wairarapa photographer based in Greytown. Commercial photography, Landscape photography, Family Portrait photography, Birth photography.


Beer Belly Jellies : handmade artisan jellies, delicious with all types of cheeses, meats or for that unique taste in dishes.


Oscar and Millie: Totara Xmas trees, vintage blanket vests, sunhats and slippers.


Cot’n’Woolhand embroidered wool bassinet and cot blankets and hand made mobiles.


Jennifer Heath Pearlscustom designed, hand crafted, freshwater pearl jewellery.


The Jewellery Box: comtemporary jewellery with a focus on simplicity, wearability and design. Crafted by hand, in sterling silver, gold and precious gems sourced from around the world.


Ruakokoputuna Olives: a family owned olive grove focused on producing the highest quality Extra Virgin Olive oil. The olives are grown, picked, bottled and labelled, all onsite near Martinborough,


JB’s Creations: handcrafted jewellery using semi precious stones, glass & porcelain beads.