HOST LOCATION - LAKE WANAKA
The South Island town of Wanaka appeals to both adventure lovers and relaxation-minded travellers. Situated on the crystal-clear waters of New Zealand’s fourth-largest lake, just a short drive from Mount Aspiring National Park, Wanaka is an ideal spot to go fishing, hiking, skiing, wine-tasting or golfing. The city also hosts Warbirds Over Wanaka, the largest three-day air show in the Southern Hemisphere.
HOST VENUE - GLENDHU STATION
Glendhu Station is a family owned high country station on the shores of Lake Wanaka in the South Island of New Zealand. The proximity to the amazing adventure playground that is the Lake Wanaka area make it the perfect venue host for Red Bull Defiance. The 1,200 hectares organically certified property farms livestock by organic and biological methods, doing justice to the surrounding environment. The woolshed’s versatility allows for conferences, workshops, theatre performances and of course, weddings. John and Emily McRae are your gracious hosts and are passionate about the area and sport. Experience majestic iconic lake and mountain views, established lush gardens, and the magic of a charming historic woolshed.