Pukeiti venues

Pukeiti has a range of venues, each with its own unique character.

Rata Room

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An ideal interior space for weddings, small conferences and training.
Full catering services. Stunning covered garden areas that can be lit at night. Amazing!!

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  • Facilities The newly refurbished Rata Room has a projector, screen and sound system. Depending on your requirements the facility can host up to 90 guests seated, with or without tables. Note: due to the layout only 60 people can be seated and view the screen.
  • Capacity 60 - 90
  • Cost $350 (inc GST) up to 4 hours + $600 bond OR $600 (inc GST) more than 4 hours + $600 bond
  • Additionals Hireage

General information

  • Bookings for private events are on a 'first-in, first-served' basis.
  • Bookings for private events won't be accepted if a public event is scheduled at the same garden on the same day. Check the 'What's on' pages.
  • If your function is during garden opening hours, the gardens will remain open to the public.
  • Pukeiti is undergoing a major revamp and some venues are unavailable for private events.

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Gardens venue booking enquiry Phone: 0800 736 222 Email an enquiry