Located within the iconic 50 acre Matakana Country Park, only 50 mins north of Auckland CBD, The Stables can be transformed to suit all events.

With the space to fit 500+ people inside and 2000+ using the courtyards and lawn, the potential for this unique rural venue is amazing.
The venue has two restaurants, two bars, expansive manicured lawns, two sheltered courtyards and enough carparks for the biggest of events including room for buses.
There is also access to a whole range of fun country activities and corporate team building all on site.

Main Room
200m2 - can be used for large scale dining, conferences or as a large dance floor for a music festival or gig.

180m2 - sheltered for Al Fresco dining or as an outside extension for your large event.

Outdoor Sundeck
60m2 - can be used for private dining, green room or as a second music stage.

Private AV Function Room
50m2 - can be used for private dining, artist green room, break-out room or as a private area for smaller conferences and presentations.

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The Stables events packages can include;

Full exclusive venue hire (up to 6 hours)

On call service staff


Morning Tea

Lunch Platters

Afternoon Tea

Self Serve Plunger Coffee

Water station


HD Projector & Screen

Bluetooth Soundbar

Wi-fi and laptop connectivity

BlueRay player

P.A System

Wireless Microphone

Max Capacity Inside: 150 seated, 500 standing

Dry Venue Hire Also Available

        The Saddlery, our smaller private function room is in an adjacent building and can be set up to suit various events. Originally a saddle making shop years ago, the feel of the room replicates its past with large bay windows, macrocarpa fittings & equestrian decor. Use this room as a break out room for larger conferences or as your own exclusive area for your special event.

       The Saddlery can seat up to 30 guests and has its own HD projector and bluetooth sound system.

Watch the rugby, hold a movie night for the kids or run a corporate conference with dinner. The Saddlery can be transformed as required.

Size: 50m2

Max Capacity: 30 seated

Configuration options

Full lounge - Couches and coffee tables with ambient lighting and music.

Dining - Large tables of 10 guests. A La Carte set up.

Seminar - 40 chairs plus speaker table.

        Matakana is the "go to” country day trip for many Aucklanders because of its beautiful scenery, vineyards & beaches. The Stables venue is located within the Matakana Country Park which is 2 mins from Matakana village and 5 mins from Omaha beach.

      Let our team help you to create a family party, staff team building day or function that will not be forgotten. The options are endless using our huge space, let's get celebrating!

For more information about how we can help with your functions, events, private parties, celebrations, music & entertainment or off site conferences, email us at  enquiries@stablesmatakana.co.nz