August through to December 2018
Trade & Accessory sites are promoted by the South Island Motorhome Show marketing team.
September to December 2018
Registrations of interest are being promoted & advertised for private sellers of motor home and caravans.
Posters being distributed throughout New Zealand, advertising being placed in suitable motor home & caravan magazines and websites.
31st January 2019
Trade and market site applications close (applications received after this date cannot be guaranteed acceptance).
15th February 2019
Ashburton District Council inspects marquees that require this compliance.
(Friday) Gates open from 8 a.m. Trade and market sites to be setup by traders and private sellers are also permitted to take up their sites.
16th February 2019
First day of show (Saturday) – gates open from 7:30 a.m. to allow access to trade and market sites with all sites to be manned from 9 a.m. The general public are given access from 9 a.m. as well.
17th February 2019
Second day of show (Sunday) – trade and market sites must manned all day from 10 a.m. until 4.00pm, when dismantling of sites can commence.
18th February 2019
Trade and market sites to be cleared by 5.00pm.