Prana New Year Festival
|Country and Region||New Zealand — Waikato|
|Type of Festival||Music|
|Location of Festival||Prana, Waikato, New Zealand|
|Festival Contact Information|
The Prana New Year Festival takes place annual at the Prana Eco Retreat located on the Coromandel Peninsula in Waikato. The program includes more than 80 live music acts, DJs on three stages at the beautiful natural setting of the 100-acre site. In addition there are workshops, films, videos, an Art Trail, camping, and vendors.
|Festival Dates||December 30, 2013 - January 3, 2014|
Announced lineup 2014:
- The Barons of Tang
- Matiu te Huki
- Cornerstone Roots
- Robert ‘Koffie’ Fugah
- Dylan Wade and his Band
- Mama Yeva
- Sandhya Sanjana
- Bob Hillary and the Massive Mellow
- The Richter City Rebels
- Prana Eco Retreat
742 Ohui Road
- Prana is about 5 kms north of Oputere, which is 15 kms north of Whangamata, on the East Coast of the Coromandel Peninsula, and approximately 2hrs drive from Auckland, Hamilton and Tauranga.
The location at Prana is exclusive — No noise, no connection to community except its own, totally devoid of any pollution or population. The large 100-acre natural site of land, bush and coastal positioning in Coromandel Peninsula, New Zealand, is magnificent; with rock faces covered in glorious ancient Pohutakawa trees, stands of native New Zealand bush, park like settings, walking tracks through the bush and to the pristine, white sand Opoutere Beach with 165.25 million sq.km of Pacific Fresh Air System in front of it. This haven encompasses camping, low, medium and high-budget eco-lodge accommodation, plus large spaces for: special events, retreats, weddings, workshops and music festivals.