Choose Taranaki Pioneer Village for Special Occasions or Corporate Events
The friendly staff at Taranaki Pioneer Village are happy to help with your forthcoming celebration or occasion. Your special day will flow seamlessly from one area of the village to another with our function centre complex, church and cafe conveniently located within the village landscape.
HARRISON FUNCTION CENTRE
The function centre offers full catering facilities and seating for 100 people and indoor/outdoor entertaining. Your inspection is invited.
A one minute walk from the Harrison Function centre is the quaint church (circa 1904) which can seat up to 140 people.
THE COURT HOUSE
For a wedding with a difference choose the newly refurbished Court House with its fantastic Judges Bench and appealing ambience. Can seat approximately 60 persons.
THE VILLAGE GREEN
A great outdoor space for Christmas functions, weddings, family get togethers or small festival. A package deal can include the use of two gas barbecues and power and lighting via the barn.
OPUNAKE RAILWAY STATION
The station building c.1925 is newly refurbished and ready for kids birthday parties. With the railway at the door incorporate a train ride on the 'Pioneer Express' in your package.
SHAKEE PEAR CAFE - open daily from 8am
The Shakee Pear Cafe greets visitors from the carpark with cosy warm surroundings and is adjacent to the function centre. A children's playground is adjacent to the cafe.
The Shakee Pear cafe offers:
• All day Brunch • Lunch until 3pm
• Range of cabinet food • Espresso Atomic Coffee
• All food is prepared on-site and the cafe is fully licensed
VILLAGE VISITOR RECEPTION CENTRE
The centre has been carefully developed to aid the visitor in understanding the unique position of Taranaki Pioneer Village in the history of Central Taranaki. Tourist information highlights local attractions including Egmont National Park and the Forgotten World Highway.