Waitangi Treaty Grounds venue hire

Waitangi Treaty Grounds has a range of options available to suit special occasions, celebrations, corporate functions, meetings and public events in the Bay of Islands and Northland. Our expansive grounds make the perfect backdrop overlooking the Bay of Islands for wedding receptions and photography, and we are also perfectly suited to support your next corporate or educational event, with our fully equipped learning centre, boardroom and onsite catering.

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The Boardroom

For smaller groups the Waitangi National Trust Boardroom is a great location for a meeting or workshop. The space is set-up in a traditional boardroom style with a stunning natural bush outlook.

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The Learning Centre

The spacious modern Learning Centre is situated on the first floor of the Museum of Waitangi and suits a wide range of venue hirage options, from conferences and classroom-style meetings to awards functions and workshops.

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Te Whare Rūnanga

Te Whare Rūnanga is the carved meeting house standing proudly on Waitangi’s upper grounds and is ideally suited as a hire space for important discussions, speeches, workshops or important hui (meetings).

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Whare Waka Café

Whare Waka Café is situated within the Treaty Grounds in a native bush setting overlooking the ocean, and is an ideal venue for private functions, wedding receptions and events.

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Museum of Waitangi

The award winning Te Kōnaghu Museum of Waitangi offers a unique and welcoming venue, perfect for your next ‘mix and mingle’ event in the large, light, open foyer space.

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Full catering and bar facilities

Catering by Waitangi

Whare Waka Café is fully licensed and set in the heart of the Treaty Grounds. Our friendly and experienced team are well known for their exceptional catering and bar services, for all events from business meetings and conferences to weddings and cocktail functions.

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Cultural activities

Te Pitowhenua, our resident performing arts group, deliver a powerful, authentic and spine-tingling cultural performance, whether you are wanting a traditional mihi whakatau or pōwhiri (welcome), or interactive cultural performance.