Visit Matamata

Explore what Matamata has to offer, you can choose to adventure into Middle Earth or hike up Wairere Falls, the highest waterfall in the North Island. there’s plenty to do in and around Matamata.

Stay – Eat – Explore

Places to stay

From Motels , Campgrounds to Bnbs, Matamata has a wide variety of places for you to rest your head.

Places to Eat

Matamata has plenty of options to satisfy those cravings, from restarunts to take-aways, cafes and bars you wont go hungry here.


From Middle-Earth to the rolling green hills of Matamata theres plenty to keep you busy around the district.

Our Top 5 Recommendations

Wairere Falls

Hobbiton Movie Set Tours

Hauraki Rail Trail

Riverside Adventures

Firth Tower Museum

Support Matamata

Get involved and become a town supporter. Contribute towards community projects.


For Locals

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