Hetana Street Reserve

This park is located right in the heart of Matamata on the corner of Hetana Street and Broadway. The reserve includes the area known as 'Railside by the Green'.

Facilities at the reserve include a skate park, seats, public toilets, dump station for campervans, and a bus stop.

Matamata Information Centre

The Matamata i-SITE Visitor Information Centre is situated on the reserve.

Matamata Sculpture Symposium Society

The annual Matamata Sculpture Symposium is held at railside by the Green at the beginning of February.

Railside on the Green

Railside by the Green is Matamata's Community House, providing and supporting  a wide range of services to Matamata. These include being a home for Citizens Advice, Barnardo's and the Matamata Youth Worker. They provide a place for visiting agencies to base themselves. They have counselling services available and provide ongoing support to organisations in Matamata. They also have board rooms and office space available for hire. The Morrinsville Community House provide a variety of services including:

  • Counselling
  • Access to foodbanks
  • Budgeting and legal referrals
  • Educational/parenting courses
  • School holiday programmes
  • Adult literacy and ESOL programmes
  • A link to the Hearing Association