Wairarapa Must Do's

There are some things you just have to do when you visit Wairarapa! Here are our top picks.

Kaka Circus at Pukaha Mount Bruce, Masterton

Pukaha Mount Bruce - New Zealand's most successful wildlife breeding centre, just 20 minutes north of Masterton. See the kaka circus, feed the eels, hear a ranger talk - and whatever you do, don't miss the rare white kiwi.


 Shop til you drop!

A day in gorgeous Greytown. Designer clothing, gourmet food, antiques and art, all on the main street.


Stonehenge, Carterton

Stonehenge Aotearoa - Explore this astonishing, full-scale, working adaptation of Stonehenge - the brainchild of one of New Zealand's top astronomers.


 Castlepoint, Wairarapa

 Castlepoint - Swimming, fishing, wild walks and family fun. So much more than a lighthouse!


Tui Brewery, Masterton

The Tui Brewery - Come and take a guided Tui tour! Beer tasting doesn't get more Kiwi than this...


Cycle the vines in Martinborough

Cycle the vines in Martinborough or Opaki. Hire some bikes and head for the vineyards. What could be more relaxing? 

Check out our stunning Wairarapa coastal areas. Some of our favourites are Castlepoint and Cape Palliser.