Maunga: Te Puke Otara
Iwi: Nga Hau E Wha
Hapu: Ngati Otara
Tikanga/Kawa (hui): Maori
Tikanga/Kawa (tangi): First acknowledgement to Tainui after handed to iwi hosting hui.
Name of Whare Kai/Hui: Currently using old Scouts Hall as the Wharekai until the new Wharekai complex is built.
Turn off highway off ramp to Otara.
Turn left onto Otara Rd.
Follow road through to corner of Gilbert and Otara Rd.
Proceed straight ahead to Otara Reserve.
(Marae is situated on left hand side complex entrance).
Ngāti Otara Marae is available for most bookings to the local community including schools, church groups, social functions and gatherings to the community and for the community.