Hihiaua Cultural Centre Venue Hire

Looming large on the riverbank at the end of Herekino Street, the Hihiaua Cultural Centre has become a venue of choice for scores of events since it opened in 2019. What was once an industrial boat building facility has been transformed into an award winning cultural icon. It’s versatility, indoor-outdoor flow, and creative wairua makes it a special space for meetings, workshops, exhibitions and events.

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  • Central Space

    Size:
    130m2
    Capacity:
    100 people
    Description:
    Available for exhibitions, events and workshops, and with disabled access. Moveable walls help create a custom feel and clear roof sections flood the space with natural light.
  • Verandah

    Size:
    240m2
    Capacity:
    100 people
    Description:
    Available for events and workshops, and with disabled access. Sheltered from the weather and with views of the Hatea and Waiarohia rivers.
  • Upstairs Meeting Room

    Size:
    50m2
    Capacity:
    15-20 people
    Description:
    Available for meetings and workshops. Private and comfortable meeting room with views down to the central space and out to the Waiarohia River.
  • Hot Desk

    Capacity:
    1-4 people
    Description:
    With WiFi and kitchen access included, and with disabled access. There are multiple spots at Hihiaua to work on artistic projects if you are after a creative and humming environment.