Makoura Lodge

736 Makoura Road, RD1 | APITI | MANAWATU

Venue Features

Size: 110 guests

Facilities: Catering, Dance Floor, Outdoor BBQ, Licensed Bar, Accomodation for 60 guests. Team building games.

Venue Details:

Weddings & Functions at Makoura Lodge

Surrounded by native bush, singing birds and pristine views makes Makoura lodge one of Manawatu’s most beautiful country wedding and function venues. Located in Apiti only an hours drive from Palmerston North.

DJ Sound Equipment setup

Our state of the art DJ setup is compact and takes up very little space leaving plenty of room for you and your guests to dance. We use reliable brands such as Sennheiser™, Pioneer™ and Bose™ so you can be assured of the best sound experience and we guarantee you and your guests will still enjoy conversation anywhere in the venue.


Your guests will love using the open air photo booths. You and your guests will have fun and laughter with the many props provided. 

Indoor Fireworks

Making a grand entrance? Indoor fireworks will wow your guests. Completely safe and cold to the touch, they look amazing at any occasion.

Lighting and special effects

Fancy a colour change? How about dancing on a cloud? We have an extensive range of special effects to take your event to the next level. 

More photo's from Makoura Lodge

For music and entertainment