True colours brighten up majestic lighthouse

Last updated 14:41 20/02/2013
Lighthouse 1
PETE NIKOLAISON
Photographer Pete Nikolaison captured the Castlepoint light house in an array of colours.

Relevant offers

Wairarapa News

Hamish Bond takes another step into the unknown at New Zealand Cycle Classic Lower drink-driving limit effects felt on and off the road Sympathy for man forgotten in Masterton cell over the weekend Masterton nurse celebrates 50 years of making a difference around the world Carterton's Rivenrock potentially 'New Zealand's best mountain bike park' Man spends weekend in cells without food after police forget to release him Family find fawn that likes watching Black Caps and is best mates with their dog Rental squeeze in Wairarapa forcing people out of the region Improved Horowhenua-Kapiti batting display goes unrewarded in Furlong Cup Clareville Fresh Milk brings raw milk to Wairarapa

It was a light show like no other at Castlepoint Beach last weekend.

Celebrating 100 years, the landmark lighthouse was lit in vibrant hues on Friday and Saturday nights.

Masterton photographer Pete Nikolaison captured the two- minute display which continued both nights until 11pm. The lighthouse centennial celebrations, which included numerous fun activities and displays, were part of the two-week-long Shear Fest culminating in the world's premier shearing and woolhandling championships next week, and also Castlepoint Beach Horse Races on Saturday, March 2.

Ad Feedback

- Wairarapa News

Special offers

Featured Promotions

Sponsored Content