Te Whare Tāpere Iti

Floor to Ceiling Windows with Native Bush and Lake Views

Te Whare Tāpere Iti is an open floor studio space with beautiful native bush and lake views through its 5 metre high ceiling-to-floor windows. The most intimate of the Academy venues it is designed primarily as a dance studio with a sprung floor for Māori performing arts and dance, but also serves as a unique formal dining and cocktail venue, particularly suited to wedding receptions or social functions for up to 150 people (depending on function and venue configuration). Fully equipped with a theatre lighting rig and PA system it can also host a wide range of public presentations, seminars, meetings and workshops.

Booking a Room

The Academy is available for hire for a full range of arts events, conferences and social functions. To enquire about the availability and cost of hiring any of the Academy rooms, or for any other further information, please complete our enquiry form.

If dates and spaces are available we will forward you confirmation, anticipated costs and a hirers agreement.

Drawings and Plans

Te Whare