The Don Llewellyn Bar

The Don Llewellyn Sports Pavillion and Bar is located on the University of Waikato grounds and is the only licensed bar on campus.

"The Don" is an ideal location for any celebration or event with a great vista over the University fields.

Whether you want to entertain, enlighten or educate our venue offers endless possibilities it also is the perfect place for fun team building activities; with large adjacent lawn areas, a 50-metre swimming pool, UniRec Gym, a number of established gardens and an exercise circuit around the fields.


  •  Ample parking close to the venue
  •  Disability access
  •  Fully licensed bar service
  •  Broad range of catering options created by our on-campus chef
  •  Free Wi-Fi
  •  AV supply and install by experienced providers
  •  Deck areas and a covered verandah

Maximum capacities:

  • 100 seated lunch
  • 100 seated casual dinner
  • 150 cocktail style
Complete our events enquiry form to book your next function. We can tailor a package that is specific to your requirements.