The Lakes Tauranga


The Lakes is a great venue for holding events. If you would like to hold an event or utilise the facilities for fund raising please contact The Lakes for more information.



Upcoming Events

  • October 19 2019 | Tauranga 10 UP! Dragon Boat Regatta

Dragon Boat Regatta at The Lakes - Have you got what it takes? Register before 20th September.


Past Events

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  • April 13 2019 | The More FM Easter Egg Hunt 

Hop on down and join in The More FM Easter Egg Hunt out at The Lakes! Make sure you 'Sign up' and register your kids on the Facebook Event page! 
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  • March 9 2019 | The Above and Beyond Art in the Park

Come down and join our friends from Above and Beyond at Art in the Park on 9th March 10am - 2pm for live art, music and children's art.
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  • October 2018 | The More FM Family Fun Day

Join us anytime between 10am - 2pm Sunday 14th October for a great Family Fun Day out! Collect your map from the More FM tent at the fun day hub on Pakanga Grove (next to the new water playground), and get started on your adventure! Find clues along the way and fill out your entry form to be in to win!


Dragon Boat Regatta at The Lakes Tauranga 2017
  • October 2017 | Dragon Boat Regatta @ The Lakes

This fundraising challenge will see teams in a range of divisions pitted against each other in a 200m dragon boat sprints.

Enjoy raffles, a sausage sizzle, and coffee cart, with all proceeds going towards aiding the Bay Dragons club in purchasing new boats.

Click here for more info

The Lakes Walk the Lakes Fire and Ice Poster 2017
  • June 2017 | Walk The Lakes: Fire & Ice

Join us on Sunday the 18th of June as we host The Parents' Centre and their annual family adventure "Walk The Lakes".

Only $10 per registration, for an individual or family. Registrations open at 9:00am so make sure you bring the family down and don't forget to dress up as fire and ice characters to be in the draw to win some great prizes!

Click here to learn more.

Garden & Arts Fest at The Lakes Tauranga
  • November 2016 | Bay of Plenty Garden & Art Festival

The Festival Hub at The Lakes will again provide a humming base for the Bay of Plenty Garden & Art Festival.

The Hub will feature a plethora of art and horticultural exhibitions, creative concept spaces, a wonderful array of speakers and workshops, as well as a sculpture walk and expo trade site to inspire garden planning ideas.

Click here to find out more...

Race At The Lakes Dragon Boat Challenge 2016
  • October 2016 | Race at The Lakes Dragon Boat Challenge

This fundraising challenge will see mixed or all female teams pitted against each other in a 250m dragon boat sprint.

On the day will be raffles, a sausage sizzle, and coffee cart, with all proceeds going towards the Bay Dragons bid for the 2018 South Island Nationals.

Walk The Lakes 2016
  • March 2016 | Walk The Lakes: Pirates & Fairies

Join us on Sunday the 13th of March as we host The Parents' Centre and their annual family adventure "Walk The Lakes".

Check out the details below and make sure to bring your family along for a fun day out!

Aaron Crudens' Generation Home at The Lakes
  • 2015 | Aaron Cruden Generation Home Grand Opening

Fancy having Aaron Cruden as your neighbour? Over the weekend Aaron and Grace Cruden opened their brand new Generation Home, situated at The Lakes, to the public.  

The turn out was fantastic and their new home is outstanding. You can read their blog here and check out Aaron's interview here, where he talks about his background in building and all the milestones he and Grace witnessed during their build.

Tauriko school duathlon 2015 at The Lakes
  • March 2015 | Tauriko School Duathlon

Tauriko School PTA will be holding its Inaugural Duathlon at The Lakes.

It’s looking to be a great event with the generous support of the Tauranga Tri Club, Carrus, Smiths Sports Shoes.

8.30am for registration with race briefing and events starting at 9.00am. 

There are five categories ranging from preschool, through to 13 years and over.
Course maps are now available on the PTA section of the school website, as well as some more detailed information about the logistics of the day.

Shaking off
  • March 2015 | The Bay of Plenty Labrador Group Walk

The Bay of Plenty Labrador Group meet up bi-monthly at The Lakes to let their labradors enjoy a swim and a play with other local dogs on our 3km and 5km walking tracks.

If you're interested in bringing your lab down to join the group next time, keep an eye on the group's Facebook page for more information and get ready to come on down and share in the fun.


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1 Caslani Lane,
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0800 843 525 

P: 07 543 1730
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