Where can the funeral or memorial service be held?
There are a range of venues available locally that accommodate funeral and memorial services.
Many people choose to have the service at a local event venue, the Pyes Pa Memorial Park Chapel, their church, a community hall, or even at their home.
Below are some of the popular venue options:
PYES PA MEMORIAL PARK CHAPEL (403 Pyes Pa Road, Pyes Pa, Tauranga)
Situated in the beautiful grounds of the Pyes Pa Memorial Park Cemetery, the chapel is available for funeral and committal services and provides seating for up to 150 people. The chapel has full audio/visual facilities. The adjacent Tui Lounge is available for catered after service refreshments and also accommodates up to 120 people. The Tui Lounge can also be utilized as an additional venue for large funeral services.
OLIVE TREE COTTAGE (247 Joyce Road, Pyes Pa, Tauranga)
Perfectly situated off the main road, yet only a few minutes drive to the Pyes Pa Memorial Park Cemetery and Crematorium, Olive Tree Cottage is surrounded by beautiful gardens and farmland. With unlimited parking and room for up to 300 people, it is the perfect, peaceful setting for both intimate and large funeral services. Onsite catering and a licensed bar are available for refreshments following the service.
DANIELS IN THE PARK (53 Eleventh Avenue, Tauranga)
Situated on the edge of Memorial Park, Daniels in the Park is located just a few minutes from downtown Tauranga in a park setting. With plenty of parking available, Daniels in the Park can comfortably accommodate 120 people for both funeral and memorial services. Onsite catering and a licensed bar are available for refreshments following the service.
THE YACHT CLUB (90 Keith Allen Drive, Sulphur Point, Tauranga)
Situated at the end of Keith Allen Drive, the club has extensive 180 degree vies over Tauranga Harbour looking towards Matakana Island, Mauao and the entrance to the harbour. The club can accommodate up to 300 people. Onsite catering and a licensed bar are available for refreshments following the service.
The team at Bay Cremation Care are happy to discuss the options and costs associated with different venues when deciding where to hold the funeral or memorial service.