Te Pai Arena: Flexible arena hall venue for weddings, shows, conferences 1000+ capacity

31-35 Te Pai Place, Henderson, Auckland, New Zealand ·
Min. 10 hours
Te Pai Centre

Hosted by Te Pai Centre

SpacetoCo Host since March 2021

Te Pai centre is the home of Netball Waitakere and an incredible community events venue. We have affordable and professional meeting, event and wedding venues ranging from 50 to over 1000 capacity. Modern, easy and local, we welcome everyone to enjoy Te Pai.

About this space

There are not many spaces in Auckland that can be as adaptable, accessible and easy as Te Pai arena. We can help you host large scale events for more than 1000 people.

There are many events that could be hosted here. Previously the arena has been used for:

Weddings, dance or sporting competitions, car shows, exhibitions, fairs and markets, conferences, trade shows.


The basic rate to use the arena is $6000. This includes staff support, area clean pre and post event, rubbish removal, security, carpet (laid, cleaned and uplifted).

This is for a 1 day/night public event. It includes the arena being blocked out the day before and after the event for set up and clear down.

To book, select a minimum 10 hour slot for your event on the day you need. The charge will be calculated as $6000.

We will work with you to plan your event and price up everything else you need. The basic hire does not include catering, this is provided by our exclusive partner Fernz Catering.

Netball Waitakere Members

If you're a Netball Waitakere member, you will automatically get a 20% discount by using the discount code NWMEMBER2021 at the checkout. This will be checked against our database and is only for NW members.

Wedding Hire at Te Pai

This one of the most affordable large wedding venues Auckland for large wedding celebrations. The arena space is a blank canvas to make this a truly unique and special venue for your wedding. It can be draped to create a more intimate mood, or festooned with lights for a twinkly vibe. The space can accommodate a stage or alter.

For Hindu Indian Wedding Venue Hire:

It's a great space for an Indian Wedding celebration as there is plenty of space to create a long Baraat procession and host a large mandap.

For Pasifika Wedding Venue Hire:

There is lots of space for dancing and music. Our exclusive caterer Fernz has delicious pasifika buffet and wedding options.

Catering and Alcohol

We work with Fernz Catering to provide lots of different and delicious food and drink options for your event. They can create a bespoke option for your event or choose from their tried and tested package options:

  • Finger food - Tasty options like antipasto, chicken skewers and slow roasted pork belly sliders
  • Buffet - Hot options like Beef Stroganoff and roasted potatoes and big sharing salads like spiced baby beetroot
  • Staff Party - hot meat platters like triple glazed champagne ham, buffet dinner and beautiful sharing salads
  • Breakfast - hot options like build your own brekkie and a selection of continental options like croissants, cereals and freshly baked artisanal breads.
  • Wedding - Affordable full wedding service including bubbles on arrival, canapes and delicious multi course dinner.
  • To discuss options for your event, contact Andrew@fernzcatering.co.nz or checkout www.fernzcatering.co.nz Fernz will remove the stress of catering so you can confidently relax and enjoy the event with your guests.

Fernz is our exclusive catering supplier, so unfortunately we don't allow any other caterers for your event.

Fernz is also a licenced bar operator, and alcohol can be served and sold at your event.

Extra items and charges

This space has extra items and charges that can be added to your booking. Some may be required depending on your booking time and this will be shown at the checkout.

Opening times


6:00am - Midnight


6:00am - Midnight


6:00am - Midnight


6:00am - Midnight


6:00am - Midnight


6:00am - Midnight


6:00am - Midnight


No Smoking

Additional charges apply if there are any false fire alarms or call outs required during the course of your event

Damages incur a deduction from the bond.

Additional details

Host's Cancellation Policy
100% refund on cancellations up until 30 days before your booking. After that, there are no refunds on cancellation.
Parking and Public Transport Information

We have lots of onsite, free parking for your guests

Te Pai is nestled in the heart of West Auckland, over looked by the Waitakere ranges. It's a 10 minute walk from Lincoln village and lots of coffee/eating options.

It's a 20 minute drive or taxi from the CBD, just off the SH16.

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