Adventure Puketi Forest Dining Experiences.
Corporate, Conference, Special Events or just a get together.
Adventure Puketi offers guided walking tours through the Puketi rainforest packaged with your dining options. All prices are current on this website and are subject to change with different packages.
Adventure Puketi will work with our clients to customise your special event ranging from guided walks, fabulous lighting, marquees, entertainment to make your event special and one you will remember for years to come.
Dining in the forest is our new product designed in conjunction with successful restaurant owner/chef Colin Ashton, who has a wealth of experience travelling through Europe and America with stars such as Shania Twain, Red Hot Chilli Peppers. He has a passion for presenting the very best of the Northland flavours while specialises in European and Thai food.
In a clearing on the edge of the Puketi rain forest is our setting, Marquees, special lighting effects or UNDER THE STARS (subject to the weather)
Dining Options based on minimum 40 – 50 person.
Every function has a menu designed especially for it, depending on numbers and budget.
Special requests e.g. vegetarian catered for, there is flexibility.
Pig or Lamb on a SPIT with pre dinner canapés and a beverage. Only the best of Northlands produce is used. Roasted to perfection and includes fresh local seasonal vegetables and all the trimmings.
UNIQUELY NEW ZEALAND ROAST (LAMB, FREE RANGE PORK or BLACK ANGUS BEEF),
with all the traditional trimmings.
THAI BANQUET includes a variety of pre dinner canapés followed by main course with rice or noodles.
Distinctive flavours are guaranteed as Chef Colin grows his own organic lemon grass, kaffir lime, ginger etc.
OTHER OPTIONS INCLUDE; Breakfast in the forest with the birds; depart on a mystery tour arriving at the forest clearing for a hearty breakfast, approximately an hour and a quarter’s walk, great for a corporate breakfast idea.
LUNCH/ WALK FOREST OPTION.
This option can be tailored for smaller groups, team building, partner programmes, there are several different walks with this option. Please check forest walks page for other options.
BUBBLES and CANAPÉS UNDER THE GIANT KAURIS ON DUSK.
This is a WOW! Factor, pre dinner for smaller groups, on the board-walk 45mins guided plus drinks and nibbles. A must do unique experience.
Desserts are an optional extra.
To view food options see the food @ wharepuke.co.nz website
We can offer themed ideas.
- Introduction to the stars.
- Stories of Puketi forest.
- Local Maori Culture groups.
- Additional Lighting.
- Marquees or more traditional.
Why not grab a helicopter or a shuttle and come and have an Adventure Puketi experience.
We welcome your enquires.
For further details please contact Adventure Puketi
Barbara Candy – Managing Director