Forum North Te Kotahitanga Exhibition Hall

Photo of the Te Kohitanga Exhibition Hall in the cocktail or banquet layout, with stage and lighting from the roof.

Te Kotahitanga Exhibition Hall is a versatile 510m2 space and is the perfect space for expos, conferences, ceremonies, functions and concerts.

It seats up to 450 people or 500 people standing on a flat floor for staged shows.

The hall also opens out via two large sliding doors enabling the 150m2 concourse to be used as an additional space for trade stalls or as a cocktail reception / buffet space.

Forum North has all the industry standard lighting, staging, black drapes, sound and conference equipment available in house and we can arrange any additional technical equipment required or technical support for your event big or small.

We will work closely with you on your preferred room set up and will develop scale floor plans for your event.

Room layouts and capacities

There are different room layouts for the room, depending on your event.

Te Kotahitanga Exhibition Hall room layouts(PDF, 473KB)

Below are the room capacities for the different room layouts.

Layout Capacity
Area 510m2
Banquet 300
Cabaret  300
Theatre 450
U-Shape 100
Classroom 300
Cocktail 500


We can assist you with your catering requirements by providing a list of recommended caterers or you can use a caterer of your choice.

Forum North has a commercial kitchen available for hire.

For a list of recommended caterers or to discuss hiring the commercial kitchen, please contact us. 

Exhibition Hall gallery


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