The Grounds Modern Family Eatery is supported by Whoa! studios as a one of a kind operation that includes a live stage set, New Zealand’s only film studio open to the public, and one of the country’s best outdoor adventure playgrounds.

Our incredible venue is available for hire for formal fine dining events, awards ceremonies, team building, cocktail functions, intimate dinners, live performances, weddings and anything else you can imagine. 

The dedicated team at The Grounds take a creative, hands-on approach to providing an unforgettable event for you and your guests.

Get in touch with Rebecca to enquire now:

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Mobile: +64 22 303 6814


Want delicious premium food prepared by award-winning chefs at your next event? Our renowned chefs, Mike Shatura and Ben Bayly will work with you to create a fully customised bespoke menu to help take your function to the next level. Available New Zealand-wide.

Get in touch with Rebecca to enquire now

[email protected]

022 303 6814


Your little one deserves a birthday that’s as special as they are. Here at The Grounds we work with Whoa! Studios to create parties unlike anything else in New Zealand.

Not only do we have a one-of-a-kind adventure playground, live stage, and open film studio on site, but we also offer special ice cream birthday cakes prepared by our talented chefs.

We’d love to host your child’s birthday and help you make some unforgettable memories. Click here for further information or to book.

Click here for further information and to book.