Planning your wedding/event at Whangateau

Whangateau Area Wedding Information

Booking the hall:

    • Jenine Abarbanel ph. 09 422 6715
    • We recommend you book 1 to 2 years in advance, and book 3 full days, one on either side of the event
    • Hall hire includes:
      • 90 chairs. (80 padded metal chairs, 10 plastic garden chairs)
      • 10 trestle tables (6 plastic, 4 wooden) + 1 large wooden hall table
      • Basic crockery for 90 people (you may require extra serving bowls)
      • Cutlery available for a hire fee of $50
    • Not available through hall:
      • Glassware
      • Tablecloths
      • Sound system

If you are having a seated meal, you may choose to hire a marquee with extra tables and chairs for use by your guests before/after the meal.

  • Interior dimensions of the hall:
    • Foyer: 3.5×3.5m
    • Main Hall: 6.5mx10.9m
    • Stage: 6.5m x 3m
    • Kitchen: 2.6m x 4m
  • 4.8m of rear fence can be opened to flow to a marquee on the playing fields.
  • If alcohol is to be consumed outside of hall, a clearly defined boundary/fence must be in place
  • Marquees larger than 100sqm must obtain a building consent from Auckland Council.
  • If you wish to hold your ceremony down by the water’s edge, send an inquiry to asking if there are any sporting events scheduled that might clash on the day.

Decorating the hall:

  • No nails, pins or tape is to be used on the walls of the hall.   
  • There are hooks already in place for hanging bunting or other decorations.  Fire hazard: Do not hang decorations near or on the wall heaters!
  • You must provide your own ladder.
  • Do not disturb display cases on walls.  They may be covered if desired.

Prohibited within Whangateau Hall:

  • Sharp objects that can damage walls or floors
  • Candles or naked flames

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