Hiring Facilities

TMI has two venues on site, which are available for hireage for conferences, seminars, workshops and personal events, such as birthdays, weddings etc.

Located on the outskirts of Palmerston North is the Rangitaane Tangata Whenua Whare Whakairo (Meeting House and Turangawaewae) Tuturu Pumau at Te Hotu Manawa O Rangitaane O Manawatu Marae. We have conference facilities available for hire within a Kaupapa Maori setting.

Located within 5 minutes drive from the Central City, and 15 minutes from the Airport, and is a quiet and peaceful location to hold any event.

If you are holding a seminar, workshop or conference, be it for half a day or a full day, overnight or weekend, these facilities are available for birthdays, weddings and special whanau (Family) events. For the ultimate cultural experience, contact us.

Venue 1 - Te Whare Wairua Mererikiriki

Whare Wairua Mererikiriki is TMI's smaller facility, which can comfortably sleep up to 30 guests as well as accommodate up to 80 people for half and full day conferences. It has its own conference/sleeping facilities, dining, kitchen and ablution facilities.

Hirage Fees
Rental Services
Per Hour $100.00 Tables & chairs; kitchen & dining facilities at no extra cost. No catering provided.
Half a day $250.00 Tables & chairs; kitchen & dining facilities at no extra cost. No catering provided.
Whole day $350.00 Tables & chairs; kitchen & dining facilities at no extra cost. No catering provided.
Overnight $400.00 Mattresses & pillows; tables & chairs; kitchen & dining facilities at no extra cost. No catering provided.

Venue 2 - Te Hotu Manawa O Rangitaane O Manawatu Marae

This facility can comfortably sleep up to 80 -100 guests as well as accommodate up to 150 for half day and full day conferences.

Hirage Fees
Rental Services
Per Hour $125.00 Tables & chairs; kitchen & dining facilities at no extra cost. No catering provided.
Half a day $350.00 Tables & chairs; kitchen & dining facilities at no extra cost. No catering provided.
Whole day $500.00 Tables & chairs; kitchen & dining facilities at no extra cost. No catering provided.
Overnight $600.00 Mattresses & pillows; tables & chairs; kitchen & dining facilities at no extra cost. No catering provided.

Get in touch to make a booking

Contact Details

Ngawai King
Telephone: 06 353 1881
Facsimile: 06 353 1880
Email: ngawai@rangitaane.iwi.nz

Contact between 9:00am and 4:00pm Monday to Friday.

Click here to see the Whare Wairua Mererikiriki brochure. Click here to see the Te Hotu Manawa brochure.
Note:
  • There is an extra cost for sheets & pillowcases as these need to be hired in. A quote for these will be advised at the time of the booking.
  • Catering can be provided upon request but will be quoted separately.
  • All charges are GST exclusive.