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Matariki Events

The Tauranga Western Bay Community Event Fund prioritises Matariki events that:

  • Demonstrate their alignment to the meaning of Matariki.

  • Are run by Hapū/Iwi or show collaboration with Hapū/Iwi.

  • Align with the current Matariki theme for the year.

For events held in celebration of Matariki in 2025, please apply to Round 4 (closes 20 October 2024) of the current funding year.

Funded 2024 Matariki Events

Event Name

Event Date

Funding Granted

Katikati Matariki Series

28 June 2024

$12,000

Te Kete Matariki

28 June 2024

$15,000

Waihi Beach Matariki Dawn Viewing & Breakfast

12 July 2024

$4,100