Looking for a Function Venue with a difference?

Escape the city and celebrate with Waikato’s finest views as your backdrop.
The Boatshed provides plenty of space for you to create a party, event or gathering unique to you.

Whatever your occasion; Corporate or personal, the Boatshed creative team will ensure your party, function or gathering is a memorable and stress free occasion.
We love hosting, regardless of the occasion, a simple afternoon tea through to a fully detailed function, we will take care of everything ensuring you can relax and enjoy your guests.

Planning a business function or party?

If your group requires team building options, either adventurous or low key, the Boatshed’s versatile spaces lend themselves to whichever suits your team.

Play Petanque, simply wander our grounds, take a swim in the lake, practice yoga on the lawn or spoil your guests with a pamper party. Located on site is the Boatshed Kayaks offering Kayaking, paddle boarding and a variety of land based team building activities. Alternatively integrate one of our local activities such as paintball or horse riding…the possibilities are endless.

We offer the following:

  • Varied and versatile spaces depending on guest numbers. We cater for intimate or large group gatherings
  • Indoor and outdoor spaces available both day and evening
  • Birthdays, anniversaries, christenings, product launches
  • Catering options to suit – alfresco, casual dining, cocktail, buffet & formal
  • Tailored catering to suit your requirements
  • Beverage options including BYO
  • Transport and accommodation solutions available
  • Team Building with your own provider or through the Boatshed Kayaks
  • Contact us for chat over a coffee on site or we will happily come to you

The Boatshed Karapiro is located 10 minutes south of Cambridge and is only 20 minutes from Hamilton Airport. If you need assistance with transport or accommodation options please ask as we work with several providers.

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