The home of Hobbiton
The home of Hobbiton!
Matamata is nestled at the base of the scenic Kaimai Ranges. It is well known for its thoroughbred industry, dairy farming heritage, historic Firth Tower Museum and magnificent Wairere Falls.
Since the launch of the Lord of the Rings movies and the subsequent opening of the Hobbiton Movie Set Tours, Matamata has become a vibrant visitor destination, attracting visitors from all over the world.
Enjoy Hobbiton movie set, Lake Rotroua and footbath at Kuirau park Rotorua.