Café & Shop

Something for everybody

We have a large café at the Waterworks offering covered outdoor and indoor seating for up to 120 people.

All produce is organic and sourced from the local area including:

Locally roasted Coffee Lala coffee
Our selection of smoked Coromandel seafood

Relax and unwind on the café deck overlooking the grounds or head outside to our covered pavilion.
Order from the menu boards or indulge in a sweet treat from our sweets cabinet. A great range of cold drinks are available including milkshakes, fruit smoothies and Iced coffees. We also have a great variety of ice cream served in a cone. If you are a group and wanting a special menu be sure to call us in advance. Our menu changes during the year, according to what we have in season. Just call to tell us your preferences as we are happy to prepare what is the best for your group.

Cafe Menu 2013 Cafe Menu 2013 (249 KB)


Don’t miss out on the great selection of Kiwiana available to purchase at our gift shop.
If you are looking for that special souvenir to take away with you our range features New Zealand icons such as the Kiwi, Pukeko, Tui and of course the Sheep.
We also have water guns available to purchase for the ultimate water fight. 


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April – October:

10.00am to 4.00pm

November – March:

10.00am to 6.00pm

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10 DEC

The team at The Waterworks invites you, your family and friends to our annual Summer Kick Off $5.00 entry.

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