The Glasshouse at Aotea Farm
Suitable for corporate and private events, weddings & cocktail events.
Shelly Beach - Rodney
Total Area (m2)
The glasshouse at Aotea Farm is suitable for corporate and private events, weddings, cocktail events and includes an adjoining open-air commercial kitchen space with wood-fired oven. A range of fresh and cured meats, produce and herbs are available directly from our farm for use by our designated caterers, guest chefs, and for 'farm to fork' dinner events.
Our location and multiple event spaces and onsite accommodation offerings are totally unique. We work hand in hand with our corporate and private function clients to develop a truly personalised event experience. Our designated event manager will tailor a bespoke package using our talented team of in-house suppliers covering catering & beverage options, theming, florals, transport, technical (sound/lighting/AV) and entertainment options. We can also recommend additional suppliers such celebrants, transport and photographers.
EVENTS / WORKSHOPS / RETREATS
With Glasshouse or Rustic Barn Options
The glasshouse, Aotea Lodge and the surrounding Organic Farm provides an ideal destination for events, corporate functions, and health/wellness retreats.
If required, your event attendees can utilise our onsite accommodation at both Aotea Lodge and The Farmer's Cottage.
Onsite walking trails around the property are a bonus for our accommodation guests.
Ideal for venue for:
- Organic Cooking, Foraging, Farm to Fork Dinners
- Yoga and Wellness Retreats
- Nature Photography, Painting or Sculpture Workshops or Exhibitions
- Product launches
- Corporate functions
- Location for film/ photo shoots
Ample areas for corporate team building activities in conjunction with hireage of either The Glasshouse at Aotea Farm or Aotea Lodge Business & Education amongst nature
WEDDINGS & CEREMONIES
Considering the rustic beauty of Aotea Lodge is as a unique wedding destination?
Set atop a hill overlooking the Kaipara Harbour, Aotea Lodge and adjacent gardens offers another useable space for your wedding or ceremony.
We have multiple locations for your wedding photographs. Coupled with the option of The glasshouse at Aotea Farm, both venue options are available for your wedding day.
Our talented venue event manager will work with you on all aspects of the day- from concept to conclusion. We have an awesome team of in-house suppliers who can make your wedding day truly wonderful. From bespoke catering & beverage options, theming, florals, transport, technical (sound/lighting/AV), photographers, entertainment and celebrants- we bring together all the elements to create a truly magical day in the countryside.
Our all-weather glasshouse also offers a wonderfully versatile space to hold your special day. Optional Bridal party or Guest accommodation at our Aotea Lodge and The Farmer's Cottage can provide beds for up to 14 guests with additional accommodation in the local area.
Accomodation available on site - enquire for further information.
How to find us:
BY ROAD: Aotea Organic Farm is located in Shelly Beach on the Kaipara Harbour, one hour's drive from Central Auckland. It is an easy scenic drive on freeway and sealed country roads.
PRIVATE AIRPORT; West Auckland Airport Parakai: Parakai airport is 20 minutes south of the farm and has a single runway of 860m long, 740m x 8m of seal plus a 120m all-weather grass extension at the eastern end. West Auckland Airport, 76 Green Rd, Parakai Auckland