Cambridge is a majestic tree-lined town that sits at the heart of New Zealand's rural heartland. Its proximity to many of the North Island's main towns and cities makes it the ideal location for visitors, businesses and the 18,400 residents who choose to call it home.
On the banks of Lake Karapiro is Mighty River Domain - an iconic Waipa District site and one of New Zealand's premier event venues. Every year it showcases a variety of sporting and cultural events and has been the stage for a number of memorable international sporting occasions.
The Avantidrome is Waikato’s newest sports and leisure facility, appropriately located in Cambridge the heart of Waipa, ‘Home of Champions’ territory. This brand new, world class facility is centered around the purpose built 250m wooden cycling velodrome, and is host to a range of other high performance sport, and community facilities.
Cambridge and its surrounding rural area is often called the Equine Capital of New Zealand - and not without good reason. Some of the world's best racehorses have been bred here while many thoroughbred (gallops) and standardbred (harness racing) trainers are based in the district.
St Peter’s is one of New Zealand's leading independent, Anglican, co-educational, day and boarding secondary schools for students in Years 7 to 13. Our campus caters for approximately 1,050 day and boarding students, on 100 acres of park-like grounds near Cambridge, a short drive from Hamilton.