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40th Anniversary Ruby Gala

Get ready to mark your calendars because we have an extraordinary event coming your way!

In association with RIVAL Wealth, we are absolutely thrilled to be hosting the Wairarapa Cancer Society's 40th Anniversary Gala.

Join us for a night where fashion meets passion, community meets celebration, and we all paint the town red – in style! It’s not just a gala; it's a statement of solidarity, support, and joy as we commemorate 40 years of incredible impact.

To secure your spot, take advantage of our special early bird ticket offer. Tickets are only $50 until 15th May, after which they will be priced at $85 each.

Event Details:

- Date: Saturday 15th June 2024

- Time: 6:00pm onwards

- Venue: Copthorne Solway Park

- Attire: Black cocktail with a splash of red

- Theme: Cocktail evening

- Entertainment: Pat for President

- Auction: Live and Silent with a twist 

- Ticket: $50.00 (early bird then $85.00) 

This isn't your typical sit-down affair. Instead, mingle freely amidst lounge chairs, bar leaners, casual seating arrangements, and dance the night away. 

Take this opportunity to network and connect with others, all while savouring delicious canapés and enjoying complimentary beverages, including a variety of options, with a cash bar available for additional choices.

Whether you're joining solo or as a group, don't miss the chance to make a difference. For group bookings, direct invoicing, or to contribute to our auction, please contact


Before purchasing tickets, note that our payment processing partner, Flo2Cash, will conduct a $1.00 NZD authorisation transaction on your credit card for authentication, temporarily held and expected to be released within five to ten days, ensuring a secure and smooth payment experience. 


We are incredibly grateful for the generous support of our event partners, whose unwavering commitment helps make our Ruby Gala possible. Their dedication to our cause allows us to celebrate 40 years of service to our community in style.

If you're interested in getting involved in this remarkable event, please don't hesitate to contact our events team at


We extend heartfelt thanks to RIVAL Wealth, for their pivotal role in making our 40th Anniversary Ruby Gala a success. 

RIVAL Wealth


We extend heartfelt thanks to Copthorne Solway Park, our venue sponsor, for hosting our 40th Anniversary Ruby Gala. 

Copthorne Solway Park


We're incredibly fortunate to have this dynamic duo ensuring the Gala dance floor stays packed with excitement

Pat for president