Event date: 
1 Mar 2020 - 10:00am to 2:30pm
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Events & fundraisers

Life Flight Open Day, sponsored by Interislander

We'll see you - rain or shine!

Join us for an action-packed day at our Air Rescue Centre! Emergency service demonstrations, delicious food and heaps of entertainment. Fun for all ages!

It's an exciting day and a way to say thanks, meet our wonderful supporters in-person and raise funds to help keep us flying.

Stay tuned for more information on how you can WIN a flight on our Westpac Chopper at the event! Your chance to win brought to you by our friends at Interislander.

Entry by donation to Life Flight - your support helps us save lives.

Location: 17 George Bolt Street, Rongotai, Wellington.

Emergency services

More than a dozen emergency services will be on-hand including:

  • Our Westpac Chopper and both Air Ambulance Planes
  • NZ Police 
  • NZ Fire and Emergency
  • NZ Defence Force Bomb Squad with their very popular bomb disposal robot.
  • and many more!


Open Day - Bomb Squad demo
Bomb Squad

Entertainment and activities including:​

  • The Hits Kids' costume contest 
  • Huff and Puffs - Ferris wheel and merry-go-round
  • Little Driver mini jeeps
  • Westpac Kid Zone
  • Fuji-Xerox paper plane throwing contest
  • Spot prizes, exciting raffles, and more!

A fun day for all ages with proceeds supporting Life Flight Trust


Open day - donation
Generous donor


Open day - Volunteers
Life Flight volunteers

Thank you to our Event Partner Interislander for providing vital funds and support to make our Open Day possible.

For more information please contact:
Phone: 04 920 2242
Email: info@lifeflight.org.nz