Our Corporate Supporters

We warmly acknowledge financial and other support & sponsorship

Secure ongoing funding  means we can provide cultural heritage services to our community and visitors. Our core funding and accommodation is provided by our local authority, Tasman District Council.

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Additional one-off grants enable us to develop special projects (such as the Whalery) or acquire/replace equipment or materials etc.  Since April 2015 we have received grants or sponsorship from the following organisations and businesses:


  • Bainham Rural Women
  • FreshChoice Takaka
  • GBWeekly
  • Golden Bay Community Board
  • Golden Bay Lions
  • Golden Bay Quilters
  • Golden Bay Ring Road Farming Ltd
  • John Irwin
  • Lottery Grants
  • MacLab NZ Ltd
  • N V Miller Ltd, Collingwood
  • Morgan Foundation
  • Natural History NZ
  • Network Tasman
  • NZ King Salmon Ltd
  • Pu Pu Hydro Society
  • Pub Charity
  • Sealord
  • Rata Foundation (formerly Canterbury Community Trust)
  • Village Theatre, Takaka


  • FreshChoice Takaka
  • Glasgow Harley
  • Rural Service Centre – Takaka
  • Take Note – Takaka
  • Tasman District Council
  • Trash Palace
  • National Services Te Paerangi
  • Pupu Hydro Society Inc
  • Masonic Lodge – Takaka
  • MacLab NZ Ltd
  • Lottery Grants
  • Resene
  • Ministry for culture & Heritage – Oral History Awards
  • NBS -Takaka