Baycourt Community and Arts Centre

Baycourt Community and Arts Centre is the premier performing arts facility in Tauranga. It is managed by Tauranga City Council and is extensively used by local, regional, national and international performances, conferences and exhibitions. Baycourt Addison Theatre is Tauranga's most widely used theatre.

The pioneering, architecturally designed venue was opened in 1983 to serve the cultural, social and commercial needs of the rapidly expanding city. The facilities and services have grown to include many national and international clients for theatre shows and exhibitions.

With three prominent spaces, the Addison Theatre, the X Space and the Terrace Rooms, Baycourt is designed to suit many diverse events.

To compliment the superb facilities on offer, the experienced Events & Technical Team is dedicated to providing you with a personalised and professional service to ensure your complete event satisfaction.

Baycourt has a 4 star Qualmark rating and is a member of EVANZ (Entertainment Venues Association of New Zealand) and PANNZ (Performing Arts Newtwork of New Zealand). 

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Location and contact information

Baycourt Community and Arts Centre
38 Durham St
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James Wilson
Phone: 07 577 7200
Mobile: 027 227 6402
Fax: 07 577 7198

Capacity Information

  • Theatre
  • Theatre
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