Te Kuiti is a small town located just a short drive from the world famous Waitomo Caves, in the Waikato region. Originally a railway town, Te Kuiti promotes itself as the "Shearing Capital of the World". A huge statue of a shearer with a sheep dominates the landscape at the southern end of the town. more
A short drive north of Te Kuiti brings you to the Waitomo Caves. Here you can discover a natural labyrinth of subterranean caverns adorned with stalactites and stalagmites, millions of years in making. Go caving, abseiling or black water rafting in the Waitomo Caves.
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Mobile-friendly - MIDDLE EARTH AT IT'S BEST! Join personally guided tours through our farm which featured extensively in Peter Jackson's "THE HOBBIT". Have your camera ready as we wander through ancient native forest, under massive limestone cliffs and among unusual rock formations. Be entertained with our stories about filming and farming and see why we consistently receive Trip Advisor ‘Certificates of Excellence’.
Mobile-friendly - Waitomo Boutique Lodge is Waitomo's hidden gem, offering a five star farm holiday stay in a stunning setting, close to all the central North Island's major attractions - and a stone's throw from the action of Waitomo Caves. Choose from the cosy garden Cottage or the Manor, which is also available as an exclusive luxury lodge experience.
Mobile-friendly - Stay with the Waitomo Lodge Motel and have the choice of 14 studio and 6 one-bedroom units. All units have Sky tv, super-king-size beds, high-speed broadband Internet, tea and coffee making facilities, and spacious en suite bathrooms. You also have the choice of units with cooking facilities, air conditioning and spa baths. 50+ Sky TV channels.
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Conservation Week Rat Trap Box Building Demonstration
Part of Conservation Week 2019 - www.conservationweek.org.nz. Come along and find out what you can do in your own backyard to help your native New Zealand species thrive. It is 50 years since Conservation Week was ...
Where: Mitre 10 Te Kuiti, Te Kuiti, Waitomo District
Address: 23 Taupiri St, Te Kuiti, Waitomo District
From: 11:00am on Saturday 21st September 2019
To: 1:00pm on Saturday 21st September 2019
International Comedy Night
Double Headliner Show - Featuring direct from Los Angeles - Headliner #1 - Kevin Tate the new face of Def Comedy Jam is returning to NZ for a 2nd time after making a big impression in 2017. Headliner #2 - Keith ...
Where: Panorama Motor Inn, Te Kuiti, Waitomo District
Address: 59 Awakino Road, Te Kuiti, Waitomo District
From: 7:30pm on Sunday 22nd September 2019
To: 9:30pm on Sunday 22nd September 2019
Car Boot Market Day
- Bring your treasures - Produce - Plants - Preserves - Bric-a-brac - Books - $3.00 Tea/Coffee and Home Baking and $2.00 Sausage sizzle will be available - Face painting - Free Live music - Hangi Come and ...
Where: St Luke's Anglican Church, Te Kuiti, Waitomo District
Address: 85 Esplanade St, Te Kuiti, Waitomo District
From: 8:00am on Saturday 2nd March 2019
To: 12:00pm on Saturday 7th December 2019
Reggae At the Big Apple With House of Shem
Experience great vibes and even greater music at Reggae at the Big Apple. Set to be an awesome gig featuring some of Aotearoa’s great reggae musicians, House of Shem supported by Jamey (formerly of Katchafire), along ...
Where: Waitomo Homestead, Te Kuiti, Waitomo District
Address: 584c State Highway 3, Te Kuiti, Waitomo District
From: 6:00pm on Saturday 19th October 2019
To: 11:59pm on Saturday 19th October 2019