At Awapuni Function Centre we offer all the right ingredients to enhance the most special day of your life – a stunning and unique wedding reception venues for your ceremony, modern reception facilities, excellent service, sumptuous catering by Creative Catering and the idyllic setting to make a beautiful backdrop for your wedding photographs.


Terrace Lounge

Situated on the ground floor, the Terrace Lounge is perfect for weddings of up to 120 people. The view is over the racecourse with a fantastic outdoor area that can be used for pre-dinner drinks. The room is fully air conditioned, has a dance floor, bar and wonderful natural light

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Silks Lounge

Situated on the 1st floor, the Silks Lounge is our premier venue that can hold 60-450 people. The beauty of this venue is it divides using ceiling to floor curtains so the lounge can be as big or small as you like. With a large balcony looking over the race course your guests can enjoy a pre-dinner drink as the sun sets. The lounge is fully air-conditioned, has a dance floor, bar and wonderful natural light.

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Ceremony Venue

Surrounded by picturesque trees, Awapuni Function Centre is a wonderful place to hold your wedding ceremony. Our contemporary setting offers a wide range of options for outside ceremonies under the grand oak trees, in front of the fountain, or even in the birdcage

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Wedding Photos

Set in a park like setting, the Awapuni Function Centre provides a great background for wedding photography. Wedding days go by so fast, so rather than spending time travelling from your ceremony, to photos, to the reception - have it all at one venue.

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Catering Off-Site Weddings

Catering at your special venue

We understand how important it is for you to select your dream venue for your wedding; so you can enjoy Creative Caterings top-rated cuisine and attentive service at your venue of choice. Our off-site catering service comes with experienced culinary expertise and customized menus as well as planning services and staffing and buffet catering. Creative Catering manage bookings for the Manawatu Vintage Car Club on Kelvin Grove Road - if you would like to view this amazing venue, please do not hestiate to contact us.