Wanderlust Great Lake Taupo Tickets On Sale

Unplug from the ordinary. Adventure awaits. Wanderlust festivals are 4-day celebrations of mindful living.

September 21st 2015

Wanderlust, the ever expanding global yoga lifestyle brandis announcing Wanderlust will be returning to the Wairakei Thermal Valley, Great Lake Taupo NZ for Waitangi Weekend! 

As an experience that gets into your mind, body and soul, the festivals will bring together a remarkable group of yoga and meditation instructors, speakers, artists and chefs for a transformational retreat in awe-inspiring natural resorts. Also an exciting lineup of musical performers will be showcased at each festival; the first headliner for Wanderlust Great Lake Taupo has just been announced as the great Thievery Corporation, the first time the legendary full live band will play in New Zealand.

Thievery Corporation has become known for the carnival-esque atmosphere of their live shows

Thievery Corporation, who recently headlined Wanderlust Squaw Valley CA, has become known for the carnival-esque atmosphere of their live shows, during which they bring out a 15-member live band of musicians and vocalists. Described as an extravagant celebration of music, the eclectic assembly of performers is acclaimed for their genre bending fusion of bossa nova, reggae, trip hop, dub, acid jazz and electronica. Festival Director Jonnie Halstead says “Thievery Corporation personifies what Wanderlust is all about – the perfect fusion of conscious, cutting-edge music with a nod to eastern culture, and a great time!”

Global yoga teacher, energy activist and movement alchemist Shiva Rae

Yoga headliner Shiva Rea has also been announced. One of the worlds top yoga teachers, this will be her first visit to New Zealand. Shiva Rea is a global yoga teacher, energy activist, and movement alchemist who has collaborated with musicians, DJ’s, and movers and shakers from around the world for positive change. As the founder of Prana Vinyasa and Samdura Global School for Living Yoga, she offers online classes, workshops, retreats and trainings for living flow.

Tickets go on-sale October 7th at wanderlust.com/festivals/great-lake-taupo

Regardless of what starts you on your path, Wanderlust is an experience that leaves you different than when you came — with new ideas, new friends, newly discovered abilities, and greater peace. These are festivals that inspire you to find your true north.

Wanderlust is proud to present these festivals with the support of key partners Swisse Wellness, Eventbrite, the Taupo District Council. 



About Wanderlust

Wanderlust produces the largest lifestyle events in the world, reaching over 100,000 attendees per year in locations across North America and Australasia. Our multi-day events combine world-class yoga instruction & outdoor activities, music by top performers, organic food, art, and inspiring talks in awe-inspiring mountain settings.

They create fun, participatory and transformative experiences around values shared by both attendees and their core team, including the practice of yoga & meditation, outdoor activities from hiking to biking, a celebration of the arts, the promotion of organics & local foods, personal spirituality, and much more.

With multiple events worldwide, Wanderlust will continue to grow around its central purpose: creating community around mindful living.

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