Overnight / extended stays:  The Marae can comfortably accommodate 50 individuals staying overnight.  If your group is larger, please contact the booking officer.

The following is the process you need to take in order to book the Marae for your event:

  1. Read the 'Omaha Marae - Bookings Information Package' in its entirety so you understand your responsibilities.  You can view and print out the Information Package by clicking on this link: Booking_Information_Package.pdf It contains the Hireage Form you must complete and send.
  2. Go to 'Bookings Calender' and click on 'BOOK NOW' to make a booking. The 'white blocked' areas are available for booking.  The 'red blocked' areas are booked. The 'Blue Blocked' areas are unavailable for booking.
  3. Go to the 'Bookings Pay Menu' to pay the Booking Fee of $100 - please endeavour to pay this within a few days of the booking being made.  Failure to do so may result in the booking being removed so as to prevent any further loss of bookings from other groups.
  4. Complete the two page  'Hireage Form' found within the 'Booking Information Package' (pages 7 & 8) and submit along with your booking fee via internet or post (details below). Please make sure you sign and date the 'Hireage Form' before sending.

Your booking can only be finalised upon receipt of both your 'Hireage Form' and 'Booking Fee'.

The 'Booking Fee' can be paid via internet banking in the 'Bookings Pay Menu'  within the 'Bookings' menu or by cheque made payable to 'Omaha Marae Committee'.  

Post cheque and Hireage Form to our Committee Treasurer:  

Alternative methods of payment can be made by arrangement with the Bookings Officer (click here): 

Bookings Officer

Booking Fees - Non Refundable

The Booking Fee is to cover the cost of utilities for the period booked.  It is also to safeguard the Marae should there be a cancellation.  The Booking Fee is exclusive of accommodation and kai/catering charges.

The booking fee is non-refundable, with the exception of a Tangihanga  (funeral) needing to take place at the Marae.Please be aware that as a Marae, Tangihang(funeral) take precedence over all bookings.If you need further assistance with any booking enquiry, please email Janelle on the email link at the bottom of this page

Omaha Marae Bookings Officers: 

Annie Baines