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A Taste of Matarangi

Saturday, 6 April 2019 - 10:00am

Come to the Taste of Matarangi and enjoy a day full of delicious seafood, local produce, fine wine, cold beer and listen to some great music - all at this wonderful beach location in Matarangi. Join us to celebrate - it really is a fabulous day of food, wine and music by the beach!

Fun for all the family in Matarangi with live music, cooking demonstration, childrens activities and kidzone, helicopter simulator,food and beverage stalls and much more! 

A Taste of Matarangi Festitval Programme
Festival details for the 2019 programme will be available later in the year.  Please note details are subject to change - see the website link for updated  and detailed information about the days events.


  • 10am - Gates open and welcome by local iwi Ngati Huarere
  • 10.45-11.45am - Music: to be announced
  • 11am - Te Rerenga School children’s cooking competition
  • 12-1pm - Music: to be announced
  • 12.30pm - ‘The Great ATOM Cook Off’
  • 1pm - Charity auctions
  • 1.30-2.30pm - Music: Crimson Coast
  • 2.45pm - Raffle ticket drawn (on sale 10am-2pm at merchandise tent)
  • 3pm- 4.30pm - Music The Monroes rocking us from afternoon to close of the day
  • 4pm - Alcohol sales close
  • 4.30pm - Festival close.

Please note details & times may be subject to change
The Village Green, Matarangi Beach (access via Cordyline Crescent or Kenwood Drive).

Street parking along Kenwood Drive and surrounding streets. Disabled parking near the entrance at the end of Kenwood Drive.

Supporting Local Charities
The proceeds raised throughout the day will be donated to a vital organisation in our region - Kuaotunu Land Search & Rescue (KSAR).  Additional fundraising will also take place with fantastic items up for grabs as part of our Charity Auction.

Donation bucket drops
Following the charity auction raffle will be a charity bucket drop amongst the crowd – with donations towards Kuaotunu Land Search ad Rescue.



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