Waihōanga is host to a variety of different groups, to watch a video of  how some groups have utilised Waihōanga please click on the photo above or for a full visual tour click here


Business Groups


We welcome a wide array of kiwi businesses & organisations to Waihōanga who are looking for an affordable, intimate and unique venue to hold strategy meetings, staff orientation, brainstorming,  small conferences and field trips. 

Please click here to see what unique experiences, location and venue Waihōanga can offer your business 




Waihōanga is becoming an ever increasing popular venue for weddings for couples who want to celebrate their `big day' in a private, intimate & natural location within our beautiful Aotearoa ~ New Zealand. It is a venue which offers unique & affordable accommodation for your loved ones & friends to come and stay for the weekend and celebrate your big day.

For more wedding information please click here




Waihōanga has been host to all types of retreats for over 20 years. Over this time many people have utilised our space to come together and share their interests, knowledge and joy in this beautiful accommodating environment. The retreats vary from approx. 15 people to over 60 , where the camping area is utilised.

If you would like to book in a retreat or gather more information around what we can offer you please  contact  us here at Waihōanga . To view the accommodation that we provide please click here

Schools & Education Groups

Waihōanga has played a major part over the years offering a unique environment, accomodation and ropes course to many schools around the Wellington, Kapiti and Manawatu Area. Schools, Youth Camps & Universities bring people of all ages to experience the uniques opportunities that Waihōanga and the surrounding area offers. These include access to the high and low ropes course, rafting down the Otaki river, utilising the lodge and yurt for group indoor activities and discussions & sitting around the fire circle at night sharing many a story.

If you would like to bring an education group to Waihōanga please contact us and to see the accommodation that we have to offer please click here.