Lake Waikare Event Centre
Located at Lake Waikare, Kai Iwi Lakes (Taharoa Domain) the former Water Ski Clubrooms is now a Council-owned facility under the co-governance of the Taharoa Domain Governance Committee. The building is available as a venue for public and community events such as:
- Sporting events e.g. waka ama races, dragon boat races etcetera;
- Educational events e.g. the annual Whitebait Connection Kai Iwi Lakes Open Day;
- School/Scout camps;
- Training courses e.g. first aid courses, kaitiaki water monitoring toolkit courses etcetera and;
- Weddings or birthday parties.
Please note it is a no-alcohol venue. Bookings can be made through Council’s Kai Iwi Campground online booking system www.kaiiwicamp.nz
or email firstname.lastname@example.org
or telephone (09) 439 0986.
The Centre has 4 tables, 24 chairs and cooking utensils, cutlery and plates for 20 people. The fees are as follows:
|Private/profit-making group rate
||Community group rate
||Social services/voluntary rate
|$300 for 24 hours
||$150 for 24 hours
||$100 for 24 hours
|$60 per hour
||$30 per hour
||$20 per hour
By prior arrangement with Council, camping overnight at the rear of the building for people associated with your event is permitted. Additional camping fees will apply.