Timaru and Washdyke Open Day

Open Day Timaru & Oamaru

Discover how to get the skills and knowledge you need for the job you want, at Open Day on Thursday 3 November. It’s a great opportunity to explore more than 150 career-focused study options, talk to tutors and tour the campus.

The event takes place at two locations. You can find out about all subject areas at the Arthur Street campus (G Block) and check out primary industries programmes and facilities at our training farm (102 Racecourse Road, Washdyke).

For further information, including a timetable of information sessions, contact info@ara.ac.nz or phone 0800 24 24 76.

Subject Booths

Visit the subject booths in the G Block Gymnasium to explore your study options and talk with tutors, student support advisors and career specialists.

The following booths are open from 2pm to 5pm:

  • Careers and Employment
  • Centre for Assessment of Prior Learning
  • Business
  • Engineering
  • Architecture
  • Primary Industries
  • Applied Science
  • Health
  • Trades
  • Computing
  • Broadcasting
  • Performing Arts
  • Art & Design
  • Sustainability & Outdoor Education
  • Education
  • Centre for Maori & Pasifika Achievement
  • Languages
  • Youth Pathways
  • Hair & Beauty
  • Food & Hospitality

Shuttle Bus – Timaru to Washdyke

Shuttle departure from Timaru to Ara Training Farm, 102 Racecourse Road, Washdyke, for Farm tours and return.

  • Tour 1: Departure 2.15pm - Return 3:30pm
  • Tour 2: Departure 3.45pm - Return 5:00pm