About The Mayfair

The Mayfair is a not-for-profit that relies on donations and other funding to provide a quality arts, theatre and cinema experience so that our community and visitors can be entertained, educated and inspired.

A donation today will contribute to the cultural and social life of Kaikoura and safeguard the future of The Mayfair Arts & Culture Centre.

Ways that you can donate today

Bank Deposit You can make a deposit directly into our bank account. Account 03-1586-0003843-50 with your name and ‘donation’ as a reference. Please let us know by sending an email so that we can confirm receipt and thank you.

At our Cinema Our friendly cinema staff can process a cash or card donation the next time you visit The Mayfair.

Thank you for supporting us.

Corporate Sponsorship

Exhibitions & Live Performances

The Mayfair has a vision to bring quality arts and culture events to Kaikōura. By sponsoring us today you can help bring live performances and exhibitions to Kaikōura for the benefit of its residents, visitors and surrounding areas. In return, businesses will benefit from increased brand exposure, corporate hospitality opportunities, media opportunities and association with a quality event.

Please contact
[email protected]
to discuss.

Workshops & Education Programmes

The Mayfair’s vision is to inspire everyone to engage with arts & culture through inspiring events, workshops and education programmes. We are also passionate about the many positive mental health benefits that adults and young people receive from engaging with creative activities.

We would welcome the opportunity to speak to potential sponsors who wish to partner with us to build this vitally important aspect of our work. Businesses will benefit from an association with a not-for-profit that will open up creative opportunities, support the local community and enhance the local economy, alongside many direct business benefits. Please contact our email to discuss.

Our Supporters

We are extremely grateful to all our donors and supporters who contributed to the rebuild and successful re-opening of The Mayfair Arts & Culture Centre on 19th November 2020.

The Mayfair Arts and Culture Centre Te Whare Toi ō Kaikōura, also acknowledges and thanks the generous contributions from:

Lions Districts K and L, New Zealand

The Lions Club of Kaikoura

The Lions Club of Seaward Kaikoura

The Friends of The Mayfair

And the many other individuals and anonymous donors who generously contributed to the Vision 2020 project and made the successful completion of the project possible.

Thank you!