Come and enjoy our unique coastal Tora lifestyle, learn something new, or revive your skills. Whatever your reason, join us and explore a shared passion for fresh, locally sourced food.

Our live-in residential cooking classes offer a retreat with a difference and are a wonderful way to celebrate a special occasion, or to do something fun with a group of friends. Read More


We’re pretty lucky. We live on a coastal farm just metres from a well known reliable surf break. We have access to abundant seafood and fresh vegetables and yet we live only two hours from central Wellington.

We are thrilled and delighted and can’t wait so share our place and our food with you. We look forward to seeing you here soon. Read More


The historic Cookhouse was built in 1913 and still houses the original bakers oven, which is sometimes fired up for classes in the cookhouse kitchen.

The Cookhouse is very spacious, with four bedrooms and two living areas. Read More