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Proudly supported by:  Redoubt Bar  and Eatery Matamata 

Thursday 25th July 2024 at 7pm

Ready for some fun? Feel like testing your smarts?

Grab some friends and join us for a fun night  raising funds for Pohlen Hospital.  Kindy hosted by Redoubt Bar in Matamata

 Contact Jodi at [email protected] or 027 248 3622 to secure your table!







2024 Annual Ladies Lunch                                  

We are pleased to announce our speaker this year is the very accomplished Karyn Fenton-Ellis MNZM, Director at Te Akau Racing Stables.
We have a day packed full of entertainment, including a fashion event by ‘Janes Footwear & Fashion’, and spot prizes to be won. There will be plenty for everyone to enjoy.
Pohlen Foundation would be thrilled if you would join us and by coming along you are helping raise the required funds to keep our small but might charity Hospital functioning for generations to come.
When: Friday 12th April 2024
Where: Daltons Plantation – 280 Hinuera Road, Matamata
Price: $85pp – Glass of bubbles on arrival with lunch and dessert provided.
TICKETS AVAILIBLE: At Life Pharmacy Matamata, online via the Foundation Website 

Proudly supported by:  Life Pharmacy Matamata

Friday 12th April 2024






 HOMES & GARDENS OF MATAMATA             18th November 2023                                   

Proudly supported by: J Swap Contractors Ltd / Matamata Mitre 10 / L J Hooker Matamata / Comag Ltd

18th November 2023

Our very own ‘Real Home & Garden Tour’ right here in Matamata!

This is a fabulous day out visiting some spectacular homes and gardens in and around Matamata with some great added extras alond the way!

Not a day to miss!

Tickets on sale NOW!  Click link to get tickets:





CHARITY GOLF DAY – Friday 14th April 2023


Our fundraising efforts are kicking off for Pohlen Foundation/Hospital in 2023 with our fabulous charity golf tournament, this is always very well supported by our community, thank you!  It also means get your entry in quick to not miss out!!!



For more information or to book your team contact [email protected] 


A Day Backing Pohlen


Saturday 29th October 2022

$1500 per Table. Seats 10.

VIP Seating, buffet meal and complimentary beer, wine and bubbles all day.

Book before October 1st to get 10% discount!

For more information or to book your table contact [email protected]

Get in quick as tables are selling fast.

Local events are important to the Pohlen Foundation and provide the basis for forming our relationships with the community including local businesses and community service groups. Foundation events strive to strengthen these relationships.

Past Events


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My Challenge Programme

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Pohlen Golf Tournament 2019

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