Magic Maketu is a community project based in the historic town Maketu in the Bay of Plenty, New Zealand. We are volunteers and sponsors of a number of community projects since 2008.


Current Projects

  • community working bees
  • Maketu native tree planting
  • casual Maketu beaches clean up – plastic, glass, rubbish
  • literacy and numeracy tutorial – reading, writing, maths, form filling, letter writing
  • computer literacy 24-hour course – certificate in basic computing level 1
  • online road code tutorial
  • spoken mandarin lessons
  • free laptops for students
  • free websites for community groups
  • notice board website
  • educational website
  • computer help desk


Up Coming Projects

  • cooking class – South-East Asia street food
  • English language tutorial