Grab the experience & get up close to authentic Aotearoa NZ. Maori culture, and one of Aotearoa New Zealand’s oldest towns is a gem hiding in plain sight of the Whanganui river. The Whanganui ...Read more
Wellington’s slogan ‘The coolest small capital’ reflects a place where size is unimportant. Who needs a million people (Wellington approx 215,000) when your promenade showcases an amazing national museum, Te Papa with a string of cafes, boutiques and galleries each with their harbour views.
Picture postcard views are a collage of brightly painted timber houses stacked on harbour hillsides. The rich tapestry of buildings, prominent architecture and quirky public installations reflects the heritage and place of Wellington in governance Aotearoa NZ. Wellington is a bucket list destination for art and culture buffs with a plethora of galleries, museums from a film studio, Weta workshop tours & Weta Cave to Nairn Street settler cottage or Wellington Museum. You are spoiled for choice with nearby Dowse Art Gallery and the temptations of Greytwon, Wairapara emerging artists. Town and country are part and parcel of the Wellington landscape with Zealandia a premier sanctuary a Wellington suburb and the outstanding native landscapes of Otari-Wilton’s Bush Reserve a short bus stop journey from central Wellington.
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Discover a great playground, Kowahi Park with an arboretum nearby. Explore local beaches and build a temporary driftwood castle. Camp by the beach or swim in the Whanganui river at Mosquito ...Read more
Listen to river tales while you gently cruise your way up the river on a historic riverboat. MUST-DO EXPERIENCERead more
Whanganui River Mosquito Point swimming spot, Kai Iwi Beach and Castlepoint beach both with well regarded holiday parks and extensive facilities are the places to hang out outdoors in the summer ...Read more