Our goal is to provide our community with the Best Live Music Venue & Performing Arts Centre in the country.

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TOTARA ST is an unrivaled, multi-functional entertainment venue located in the heart of Mount Maunganui. The facilities at TOTARA ST are used for a number of different events, workshops, and corporate functions. Having the ability to set the room up for an intimate vibe with 20 people, or open both levels and house over 400 patrons is what sets us apart from the rest. TOTARA ST has become the Bay of Plenty’s premier live music, entertainment and events facility. Check our events page for details on upcoming shows.

Founded in 2015TOTARA ST has played host to some of New Zealand’s most prestigious artists and entertainers. From hosting shows such as Hollie Smith and Head Like a Hole, to being readily available for birthday parties and corporate functions, the beauty of the space is that it can be manipulated to suit any event organiser's wishes. The room is equipped with a beautiful Martin Audio sound system, solid in house lighting rig, two licensed bars, commercial kitchen, mezzanine floor, and excellent sight lines to the stage. Whatever your focus is, our events team can tailor an event package to suit all the needs of your clientele.

Coming Events

Electronic Dance
Boy Records knows how to party. This summer they launch into a Nationwide bender to bring you an incredible rinse with some of the best talent New Zealand has to offer.
Rock

After sold out shows across New Zealand, ‘Lounge Apes’ return with a night of brand new tributes to ‘Foo Fighters’, ‘Weezer’ & ‘Kings of Leon’. Join them for an evening of pure nostalgia as all the hits that fueled the 90’s and early 2000’s get authentically reproduced live and loud on stage!

Dance Electronic

DUE TO HIGH TICKET DEMAND FOR THIS SHOW IT HAS BEEN MOVED TO TRUST POWER ARENA.

"Falcon Events Present… Kanine (UK) 

Along With Special Guests Lee Mvtthews 

Friday 5th February - Long Weekend - Trust Power Arena 

Dance Electronic

Needing little by the way of introduction, the undisputed heavyweights of NZ’s drum and bass scene State of Mind return for their second show at Totara Street.  Last time was a sell-out leaving fans hungry for more.

Hip Hop Electronic R&B

The party isn't over just yet. Following the release of “BRIEFCASE TALK” and a summer of sweaty festivals, the Don extends you his invitation to BRIEFCASE DONNIE. Saddle up for the new age mustang - tuned and polished, without leaving the mayhem behind. It’s just business!

Rock Metal

Villainy are stoked to announce their Summer 2021 tour, presented by The Rock and hitting six spots in February 2021.

Rock Pop Punk
Elemeno P announce a full NZ tour - The High Fidelity Vinyl Release Tour. It’s with much anticipation that Elemeno P return in full voice to support the vinyl release of their entire back catalogue.
Pop

TAURANGA! The Superficial team is finally making their way to NZ to bring you one of our absolute BEST PARTIES BECAUSE TAYLOR SWIFT JUST DROPPED A NEW ALBUM AND WE MUST CELEBRATE.

Pop Rock
Crowd favourites White Chapel Jak are renown for capturing and delighting audiences all over New Zealand. This high-energy acoustic Kiwiana band (with a big band sound) will have you dancing and singing with their fresh and funky approach to songs you all know and love.
Dance Pop

You Should Be Dancing is a giant DISCO DANCING celebration! A night of incredibly danceable disco hits. A Boogie Wonderland featuring classic tunes groovy enough to make even a statue move! We are very excited to announce our first shows of 2021! We hope you can make it along to dance up a storm.

Folk Pop

PARROTDOG, BANISHED MUSIC & UNDER THE RADAR PRESENTS:

THE VEILS - Nux Vomica - Live in concert

In Autumn 2021, The Veils present the first ever live performance of their legendary sophomore album Nux Vomica in its ferocious entirety.

Ska

Kiwi ska punks rejoice!
Fat Wreck Chords ska champions Mad Caddies head to New Zealand to celebrate their 25th Anniversary in 2020.

Check our Events Page for upcoming shows or contact us now to tailor your next event with the team at TOTARA ST.

Latest News

Roots Rock Reggae

It's time for us to say "ThankYOU". The support we as a venue and a Whānau have had throughout lock down blew us all away. This gig is to show our appreciation. The crew that will jam have donated their time. After the RSVP cut off date, all ticket sales will go to these artists.

Check out Chur!Coal BBQ & Eatery in the latest UNO Magazine. A huge thank you the team for making it happen!