Blue Springs Walk

The Blue Springs is well known internationally with the water being so pure that it accounts for 60% of New Zealand’s bottled water.

Hauraki Rail Trail

Officially starting from Kaiaua in the North, the start of the trail traces the Shorebird Coast along the Firth of Thames.

Cycling and Cycle Ways

A trip to the Waikato region of New Zealand would not be complete without exploring a few of its picturesque cycle trails.


Now Matamata biggest attraction, Hobbiton welcomes thousands of guests every year and is a must see in Matamata.

Wairere Falls

Wairere Falls is a natural beauty in the Waikato region and with many of nature’s beauties it takes a bit of work to see.


Matamata has a range of local accommodation providers including B & B's, motels and a campground.

Places to Eat

Visit the wealth of cafes, bars and restaurants that Matamata has to offer with takeout and dine in options available.

Explore Matamata

Keen to explore Matamata but too busy to do the planning? The team at the Matamata isite is happy to help plan your visit.

The mighty waikato

Support Matamata

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For Locals

Browse and learn about all the great businesses in Matamata, and connect with community groups and events.