Join in for more Kauri fun at one of our upcoming events.

Christmas Concert 2016

Christmas Concert & Shopping Event

Wedensday December 7 from 5:30pm

Join the friends of The Kauri Museum for an evening of Christmas cheer and festivities 

Viola performance and talk by internationally acclaimed musician, Anita Scarlett Gude.

By popular demand, the Mangawhai singers will be returning to Matakohe with a selection of your favourite Christmas Carols.

Yuletide inspired refreshments and goodies

Tickets $10 per adult, $8 concessions, children free of charge

Contact [email protected] or call (09) 431-7417


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Settlers Day Family Fun Fair

Saturday 1st October from 10am-3pm

A full programme of fairground activities on offer for families of all ages

Come and meet our fortune teller, test your strength, try your hand at hoopla, or play a game of chance in our Boarding House of Cards!

Fairground prizes are up for grabs with token entry. 5 tokens for $1, equaling 5 attempts to try your luck

Costume Parade: Be into win prizes including best period costume, best kids costume and best fairground theme

Operational Machines: Our favourites including the Cat-60 bulldozer and the “hit and miss” will operate throughout the day



School holidays at The Kauri Museum

Monday, 26 September 2016 – Sunday 9 October 2016

Come and enjoy school holiday fun this term break at The Kauri Museum! Activity packs are available for purchase from the front desk.


Kaipara Art Awards

Friday 5th August – Sunday 18th September 2016

An open themed exhibition and competition showcasing the creativity of the Kaipara.

Entry Forms available from North & South Multi Media. Visit for further information and contact details.

Entries close Wednesday 27 July 2016