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 Venues and Events Whangarei

Venues and Events Whangarei, as part of the Whangarei District Council manages, operates and promotes the Semenoff Stadium, Forum North, while managing a portfolio of district events and undertaking event development activities.

The Semenoff Stadium and Forum North venues offer a wide range of rooms and facilities for hire for all occasions including Weddings, Conferences, Christmas Functions, Expos, Theatre and Sporting Events.  Both venues offer creative solutions for all of your audio, themes, catering and set up requirements with a large range of furniture and equipment available for hire.  

The Hub is Whangarei's home of ticketing, selling tickets to all Ticketek, Ticketmaster, Ticket Rocket, and Eventfinda for events nation wide and can provide ticketing solutions for your event.

For information regarding Naming Rights or Signage opportunities at the Semenoff Stadium, please visit our Advertising page or for information regarding available Office Space contact the Venues and Events Manager.

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Child on rugby field.

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Posted: 19 June 2020

Matariki Community Planting Days 2020

We're celebrating Matariki with three community planting days - read more and join us at the Parihaka Mountain Bike Park.

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Posted: 16 March 2020

Fritter Festival Cancellation – Safety the Priority

We are saddened to advise you that the 2020 Whangarei Fritter Festival has been cancelled due to Covid 19.

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Posted: 29 January 2020

Council Manager on Rugby World Cup 2021 Committee

Sandra Boardman has been appointed to the Rugby World Cup 2021 (RWC2021) Organising Committee.

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