are seven schools in the town ranging from primary to
secondary, a 26-bed hospital with a maternity unit as
well as a police station and a post office all within
a 1km radius of Eldonwood. With an airport in Tauranga
and the international airport in Hamilton, Matamata
is easily accessible from all major centres.
Home ownership in Matamata sits at 71% compared to 62%
for the rest of New Zealand, and together with the close
proximity of all amenities, Matamata is a safe, vibrant
place to live with a high sense of community pride.