Herepete Herbert (DJ Venom) is originally from Kaitaia. He has held a 5 year residency at Kauri Arms Tavern, making it the place to go every Friday night in Kaitaia. He is also the Far North Club Mix Champion of 2000, defending and retaining the title again in 2015. DJ Venom is a household name in and around the Kaitaia & Far North regions, and has been DJing for the past 20 years. He is a club and wedding specialist and can play to all ages, and music ranges.