Author: Patrice Belcher

Trustpower Announced as Baypark Naming Partner


Iconic Tauranga organisations, Trustpower and Bay Venues have today announced that leading New Zealand energy and telecommunications company Trustpower will be the new naming sponsor of Baypark. From December 2018 Baypark, the largest community, sporting and events venue in the Bay of Plenty, will be officially known as Trustpower Baypark.  Baypark provides a wide range… Read more »

Book your Christmas Party at Baypark

It’s never too early to start thinking about your 2018 Christmas celebrations. It’s that time of year again when social clubs around the country sit down and start to brainstorm how to make their Christmas party better than the last.  Sure you could have a BBQ, invite everyone to the conference room for drinks, or… Read more »

Multiple Sclerosis Fund Raising at Baypark

Friday Fun Day at Baypark This Friday the 18th, Bay Venues staff are having a themed “I need a vacation day” to raise money for Multiple Sclerosis. If you are attending our venue, and would like to contribute to this important cause, there will be a collection bucket available at the Arena. Dress up in… Read more »

Blokart and Baypark join forces

Blokart and Baypark join forces Tauranga’s iconic Blokart business is on the move, with its new home offering increased opportunities for the public. The Blokart and Drift Trikes (formerly named DriftKarts) enterprise is moving from its recreation park site in Papamoa to Bay Venues new entertainment zone, at Baypark called “BayStation.” BayStation opens with the… Read more »

FREE tickets to see Bryan Adams

Book an event at Trustpower Baypark for FREE tickets to see Bryan Adams live 5 January 2018 Key benefits of booking here include: Multiple options and configurations Half and full day options (starting from only $100) On-site catering – coffee/tea through to large-scale catering On-site AV services including overhead projectors, microphones, lecterns and more Free unlimited WiFi Ample… Read more »

Breast Cancer Pink Ribbon Week (9-13th October)

Pink Ribbon

Bay Venues is getting right behind supporting Breast Cancer Awareness Pink Ribbon Week this week. Here’s what we’re doing… and we hope you’ll get involved too: Staff will be encouraged to wear pink on Friday, October 13 and donate a gold coin for the cause $1 from every public entry into Baywave will be donated… Read more »

The Sport College of New Zealand Opens at Baypark


The Sport College of New Zealand (SCNZ) presents an amazing opportunity for students to combine their love of sports with a 21st century education in the beautiful Bay of Plenty, New Zealand. SCNZ is an independent, coeducational, full day school. ​At SCNZ our goal is to inspire, challenge and develop students and players to reach… Read more »

White Christmas Highlights

White Christmas

The White Christmas was an event that wasn’t to be missed, if you didn’t get a chance to attend, check out this video. Shane Cortese and the 8 Track band played for two and a half hours and filled the dance floor. A three course buffet meal was served direct to tables with wine and… Read more »

Get ready for a Savage Night Out!

Savage Night Out

Standby Mt Maunganui for a savage night out with some of your favourite DJs, including SAVAGE, P Money, Jupiter Project and Dan Aux. SAVAGE is better known for his hip-hop but is now firing up the EDM world after the 2014 single Freaks with Timmy Trumpet went 3 x Platinum in NZ and 4 x… Read more »