Tairāwhiti is a welcoming place for new beginnings and new discoveries – the landing place of great Pacific navigators and the origins of Aotearoa New Zealand’s defining dual heritage.
Steeped in vibrant arts, rich history and authentic Māori culture, we invite you to discover the many stories Tairāwhiti has to tell.
The treasures of Tairāwhiti are ready for you to uncover.
Why yes it is, and it's also a man cave, a shed, and a builder/engineer's retirement project. Little wonder Allan Jones' quirky build is a runner-up in the 2021 Resene Shed of the Year competition run by NZ Gardener.
It is with sadness that we announce that Magpie Market has closed. The market was no longer viable in its current format. We hope to reemerge in due course with a different emphasis. A huge thank you to all stall holders past and present and especially thank you to our communities who have supported the Market so loyally. We will miss our monthly get-togethers.