About Us


We collaborate, increase capability and content, celebrate culture, and contribute to a growing industry here in the Bay.

Who we are

Film Bay of Plenty, Ngā Auaha Whakaari o Te Waiariki is a Regional Film Office that grows, strengthens and supports the screen sector in the Bay of Plenty. This includes film, television, games, animation, high-end TV, branded-content, vloggers/influencers, VFX, immersive tech and marketing and communications.

As a Regional Film Office, our mission is to stimulate regional economic growth by attracting, facilitating and marketing screen productions; developing the film sector for regional business; and maximising opportunities for regional film professionals.

Our region offers a strong and inviting package to producers and content creators.

We are here to provide assistance and advocacy for productions. Connecting them with experienced film crew, film locations, infrastructure and helping with film permitting.

Our team has deep roots in both local and international production. Tell us more about your project or business and see how our experience and production solutions can support you while filming in the Bay of Plenty.

Contact us

"Thank you very much for everything, you guys have been a huge help in this project."

Lourdes Bruschini, Account Manager, Eleven PR NZ , Email