Nearby Attractions

Destination Manawatu is a good website showing various activities in the Manawatu:

www.manawatunz.co.nz

Martin Central is a good website promoting Martin community activities:

www.martoncentral.co.nz

Personal Services
  • Email & Internet
  • Fax
  • Baby sitting
  • Bicycle hire
  • Attractions
    • Museums
      • Te Manawa Museum, Science Centre & Art Gallery - Palmerston North
      • Rugby Museum - Palmerston North
      • Ohakea Wing RNZAF - 8km
      • Horse Drawn Carriages - Feilding
      • Tokomaru Steam museum - 50km
    • Manawatu Gorge walkway [8km long] - 35km
    • Paddlesteamer - Wanganui River - 50km
    • Jetboating - 35km
    • Fishing - 5km
    • Ruahine Forest Park - tramping & hunting - 38km
    • Rafting - Rangitikei River - 85km
    • Horse Treks - 43km
    • Wind Farm - 35km
    • Amazing maze - 15km
    Other Locations
    Travel time to:
  • Wanganui - 1 hr
  • Masterton - 1.45 hrs
  • Wellington - 2 hrs
  • Napier - 2 hrs
  • Taupo - 2.45 hrs
  • Rotorua - 3.30 hrs
  • Auckland - 6 hrs
  • Airport Information
  • Palmerston North International & Domestic Airport
  • Distance: 27km
  • Pick-up & drop-off airport[available on request - $10 each way]
  • Local Information
  • Trout Fishing - Rangitikei river - 5km
  • Golf - Three courses within 15 km
  • Beaches - Himatangi [swimming] - 38km
  • Tangimoana - Fishing & whitebaiting - 32km
  • Swimming pool [25m heated indoor & 50m outdoor] - Feilding
  • Shopping - Feilding  [pop 12,500] 10 km
                         - Palmerston North [pop 67,000] 22 km