Katch Katikati is in the business of events, promotions, community development, managing the Visitor Information Centre and overseeing the Arts Junction. We are there to support the community and are directed by the feedback we get. We are here to help promote our local region, local businesses, local events and be the glue that binds the community together.
So what it is that we do?
Walk & Cycle Trail Development
Kaimai Kauri Connection Project
The Arts Junction
Newcomers Function (Kati Chat)
Main Street Flags
NZ Mural Contest & Arts Festival
Spring Clean Event
Meet the Candidates
Festival of Cultures
Whanau Day Out
Blokes n Sheds Ramble
ECHO Walking Festival
Avocado Cafe Competition
Avocado Food & Wine Festival
Western Bay Museum
Katikati Open-Air Art
Newsletters, Newspaper Columns, Social Media, Websites
Local agency Networking
It is our vision to have an active and creative community where locals love to live, and visitors want to come back to.
It is our mission to support and promote activities and opportunities that engage our community.
Supporting: We will contribute and provide input into decisions made regarding community improvement, and will seek to deliver results that benefit both individuals and the community.
Promotion: We will promote Katikati as a destination along the Pacific Coast highway increasing visitor numbers of domestic and international travellers.
Collaboration: we will work with other through local and regional cross-sectoral links and partnerships to enhance community connections and collaborations and to achieve common goals.
Inclusiveness: we recognise that diversity is strength and will see to involve all people, as active participants in the community.
Responsive: we will strengthen the efforts of individuals and groups to meet community needs and make a difference