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Lake Wānaka Centre

Te Whare Tapere o Wānaka

Lake Wānaka Centre is nestled in the heart of this picturesque township. Built from natural timbers and locally stacked stone, and set within landscaped grounds along the clear waters of Bullock Creek, the venue embraces its idyllic surroundings.

The versatile facility offers a warm, well-lit and attractively decorated interior for your next function. It is in close proximity to a number of hotels, restaurants and retail outlets.


  • Main auditorium and two rooms

  • Sweeping outdoor deck

  • Conference furniture

  • In-house PA system with excellent sound and light infrastructure

  • Backstage area with dressing rooms, including toilet facilities

  • Orchestra pit

  • Air conditioning

  • Eftpos lines available

  • Wifi available

  • Commercial grade kitchen equipped with double fridge, two commercial ovens, commercial dishwasher, instant hot water and two microwaves

  •  Bar facilities

  • Central heating system

  • Parking nearby.

Main auditorium capacities:

  • Gross area 280m²

  • Banquet 200 pax

  • Theatre 330 pax

  • Cocktail / standing 500 pax.