Tramcar Diner

You may have noticed some changes on the corner of Matakana Valley Road… bright pink pops of colour, freak shakes, and loaded fries are just some of the additions that new owners Bob and Fenella have introduced to the newly named Tramcar Diner. Offering fresh...

Matakana Deli now open!

The Matakana Deli is now open! Located in the heart of the Matakana village, 2 Matakana Valley Road. Fresh coffee, Salumeria Fontana sausages and gourmet food awaits.  Open daily -  drop by and see what's on offer.  ...

Honest Chocolat in Matakana Village

Matakana Village now has it’s very own award-winning French Chocolatier!!!! Honest Chocolat is now open for business and it really is a must visit, with an amazing array of treats on offer, tablets… bonbons… real fruit jellies...

Spring has sprung!

The Awanui Cherry Blossoms are out in full bloom already in the Village. It's a beautiful time to visit Matakana Village and enjoy the pink blossoms - they won't be around long so be sure to stop by!  ...

Watch this space…

We have an exciting new food offering on its way to Matakana Village! A local artisan producer will be bringing a new retail food concept right to heart of Matakana Village. Watch this space for more info...

Grin natural toothpaste at Tea & Tonic

Tea & Tonic Matakana is now stocking the great natural toothpaste range from grin! Grin is all about what they leave in, what they leave out, and how they leave your teeth. Their formulation is 100% natural and helps to improve your oral hygiene - because toothpaste...

Spring has arrived early!

Spring is in the air already in the Matakana region, lambs and daffodils abound! Twig + Bloom always has an exquisite array of flowers, these double daffodils are sure to brighten your day. Pop into the store or order an arrangement online....

Lucy Bucknall Bronze Polar Bear

Piece Gallery has some stunning works by Lucy Bucknall including the small bronze Polar Bear pictured here. Other recent editions to the gallery include the ethereal pink and gold porcelain bowls by Anne Hudson and more works by Lucy Bucknall - pop into Piece Gallery to see...

New ELK at Heavenly Soles

There's some amazing new stock arriving regularly at Heavenly Soles, including the coveted ELK wedges. It's almost warm enough to start wearing them now!  ...

The Big Sick

New movie screening coming soon to Matakana Cinemas, from August 3rd. Director Michael Showalter and co-writer/co-star Kumail Nanjiani (TV's Silicon Valley) reteam for this Judd Apatow-produced culture clash rom-com, a Sundance hit. "Based on the true story of the film’s writers (and real-life couple), Emily V. Gordon and Kumail...