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Taute Gallery

562 State Highway 10, Taipa 0420, New Zealand
+64 9-406 0911
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Beautiful examples of craft for sale

I was recently in Doubtless Bay for a little Holliday and had been hearing about the gallery in... read more

Reviewed 2 March 2017
briarhu
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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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Ancient and Up To Date

Two wonderful Maori canoes and ancient inspired art work with a modern interpretation. Very... read more

Reviewed 8 January 2017
Marilyn P
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Melbourne, Australia
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Taute means to protect and nurture, encompassing the aspirations of the business to promote talented local artists, and to share our matauranga (knowledge) specific to the five iwi of Muriwhenua to ensure it is actively practiced by future generations. Taute is an interactive, multi media, Maori Arts Gallery and Store based in Taipa, Northland. We have a wide range of Maori Arts, Taonga, Gifts and Rongoa. All items are guaranteed as authentic, locally sourced products from artists and suppliers within Te Hiku o Te Ika (Far North). We also provide a range of different tours (5) that can be customised to suit your needs. So if you are interested in traditional waka (canoes), traditional navigation, native flora and fauna, traditional medicines (rongoa) or hiring a driver for half day/ full day - then check out our website.
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1 Mar 2017
“Beautiful examples of craft for sale”
7 Jan 2017
“Ancient and Up To Date”
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562 State Highway 10, Taipa 0420, New Zealand
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+64 9-406 0911
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Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

I was recently in Doubtless Bay for a little Holliday and had been hearing about the gallery in Taipa from others who had seen it on prior trips. It's location is good immediately over the bridge on the left travelling north. It houses an astounding...More

Thank briarhu
Reviewed 8 January 2017

Two wonderful Maori canoes and ancient inspired art work with a modern interpretation. Very tasteful selection of work. Also a very good kayak hire service with really friendly daily rates.

Thank Marilyn P
gen36, Owner at Taute Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 10 January 2017

Thanks for your feedback Marilyn, glad you enjoyed your holiday here in the Far North, New Zealand, all the best.

Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

This will be a gallery I will not forget anytime soon, such beautiful Taonga made by local artists and really friendly staff, I would even consider travelling from Auckland if i needed something authentic and beautiful for a special occasion, I could have spent the...More

Thank arohawatters
gen36, Owner at Taute Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 10 January 2017

Thank you for your feedback Aroha, glad you enjoyed your time at the gallery and in the Far North. All the best for the year ahead, nga mihi.

Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

This is a new art gallery and when I first walked in I was impressed at how well presented the work is. After seeing the quality and presentation of local art I put my own work in. Not something I do lightly. Only downside is...More

Thank Julien A
Reviewed 8 May 2016

What a fantastic community gallery that pulls together the history and future of the local area through the eyes of local artists and master waka carver, kaumatua Hector Busby. A gallery that provides you with access not only to the interpretations of local artisit but...More

Thank MichelleMKT
gen36, Owner at Taute Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 7 July 2016

Thanks for the positive feedback, glad you enjoyed your visit with us and hope to see you again soon. Safe travels

Reviewed 19 March 2016

A gorgeous gallery with stunning Maori art and craft. It is peaceful and spacious with knowledgeable help if you are in need of it. This is authentic, not 'touristy'. Highly recommended.

Thank linwatson
gen36, Owner at Taute Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 21 March 2016

Kia Ora Thanks for your very positive review, we are glad you enjoyed your time with us. Nga Mihi Taute Gallery

Reviewed 19 February 2016

Had a peek in the gallery - excellent display and very informative staff willing to answer any questions we had.

Thank Olivia D
gen36, Owner at Taute Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 22 February 2016

Kia ora, thanks for stopping in and posting a review, glad you enjoyed your visit and the team were helpful! Hope you enjoyed the rest of your holiday in northland, come again. Nga Mihi Taute gallery

Reviewed 14 February 2016

This recently opened art, cultural centre is a beautiful and exhibits marvellous items produced by local Maori and other artists. For Maori kite or baskets, woodwork and jewellery. They also organise massage and tattoo. Well worth a visit.

Thank Michael W
gen36, Owner at Taute Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 18 February 2016

Thanks for the feedback Michael, glad to hear you enjoyed your visit with us and your holiday in Northland. All the best, nga mihi. Taute Gallery Taipa, Northland

Reviewed 11 February 2016

Lovely to see a store with beautiful works from local artists in Northland, wide range, authentic, will stop in again.

Thank DGCreations2016
gen36, Owner at Taute Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 13 February 2016

Thanks for the positive review, glad you enjoyed the Gallery, please call in again next time you are in Taipa, Northland Nga mihi Taute Gallery

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