toward our vision:
with diverse and
We want arts, culture and creativity.
Everywhere. All the time.
who we are:
Navigators who lead the elevation of creativity in our region and collaborate to provide opportunities for cultural wellbeing
We’re grounded by four pou (pillars) which guide our mahi
We help you succeed through advice, training and support.
We connect you with the right people and places for stronger creative outcomes.
We share stories far and wide and drive engagement with creative activity.
We stand up for arts, culture and creativity as they are essential to the wellbeing of our region.
How we are funded
To do what we do, we’re grateful to have the generous support from our community.
Aligning with the traditional Māori boundaries of Tainui — Waikato, Raukawa, Maniapoto and Hauraki iwi.
The mahi we do currently flows through:
- Kirikiriroa/Hamilton City
- Thames-Coromandel District
- Hauraki District
- Matamata-Piako District
- South Waikato District
- Waipā District
- Waikato District
- Ōtorohanga District
- Waitomo District
- Ruapehu District