The Matakana

Built in 1903 in the what has become the heart of Matakana Village, The Matakana is a bit of an institution. It was built from the timber of a single kauri tree by the village post master and after his death became a boarding house for dairy factory workers. It was a restaurant of note…

Matakana Market Kitchen

Matakana Market Kitchen is all about the simple pleasures of relaxed dining. The menu is seasonal, creative and thoughtful, with quality ingredients sourced food from local growers, suppliers and market traders. A family run restaurant, encouraging you to bring all the family too. Open for Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner. 09.00am – till late Mon –…

Matakana Cinemas

One of the “7 wonders of the Rodney World”! This world class facility is a fantastic asset to the local community. If you are yet to experience the Matakana Cinema, head on into Matakana and give it a go. The Vintry wine bar is adjacent and you can grab a glass of a local wine…

Matakana Farmers Markets

Slip into that Saturday morning feeling at the Matakana Villlage Farmers’ Market – a true foodie’s heaven with a focus on fresh, sustainable and local artisan goods. From award-winning coffee, to mouth-watering brunch dishes, there’s plenty to sample and savour. Relax by the riverside to live local music, while the kids explore the rustic treehouse…