Cultural Experiences

Unique to Waitangi

A key aspect of Waitangi’s story is told by Te Pitowhenua, our resident performing arts group, who deliver a powerful, authentic and spine-tingling cultural performance for visitors to Waitangi.

This talented group not only perform for visitors to Waitangi, but also provide tailored cultural performances for business and corporate events, conferences, private groups and weddings. Whether you want to open your conference with a traditional mihi whakatau or pōwhiri (welcome), or include an interactive cultural experience as part of your corporate team building event, Te Pitowhenua will help you find the perfect solution.

Performances can include any aspect of kapa haka (Māori performing arts), such as a traditional Māori welcome (pōwhiri), complete with challenge, or wero, poi and taiaha workshops, waiata (songs) and haka (war dance).

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Café venue hire

If you’re looking for a venue and catering for your event, Whare Waka Café can do it all! The café can comfortably seat up to 60 guests inside and up to 120 for a cocktail function (indoors and outdoors).

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