Christmas Functions

Join us for a festive feast, a special Christmas Cruise on Lake Rotomahana, or tailor make your perfect end of year function at Waimangu Volcanic Valley. Options include walking tours through the geothermal valley, kayaking or boat cruises.


Bring on Summer Cruise with Volcanic Hills Winery

Saturday, 27 November 2021

We welcome Volcanic Hills Winery for a special wine tasting cruise on Lake Rotomahana to celebrate the start of summer. Price includes extended cruise, tasting 5 Volcanic Hills wines and sharing snack platters, and return bus transport to the Waimangu Visitor Centre. 

More info and bookings

Private Charters

A Christmas Cruise package is also available as a charter option for groups of up to 35 people. 

Contact us to discuss options. 

Christmas Cruise on Lake Rotomahana


Christmas Dinners at the Waimangu Local Store & Cafe

Saturday, 4 December 2021
& Saturday, 18 December 2021

Bring your workmates, your family, your friends!

Relax and enjoy great food with great company at the Waimangu Local Store & Café to celebrate Christmas. Exclusive or shared seating available. Groups and individuals welcome. 


Christmas Buffet - $52 per person 

Booking essential. 

Call to book – 07 366 6137

Christmas Dinners



Christmas Functions & Group Bookings

Bring your team to discover the world’s youngest geothermal system at Waimangu Volcanic Valley.

We can tailor a Christmas function to your requirements. Options include guided or self-guided geothermal valley walking tours, kayaking or boat cruises on Lake Rotomahana, meeting space and a variety of catering options including buffet meals, pizzas, platters or picnics. 

Contact us to discuss your ideal function. 

Waimangu Volcanic Valley Group Bookings