See and Do

Martygirl skinfood is natural, nourishing and made in Martinborough.

Feel like a treat that's nourishing and different to anything you've ever done? Get your friends together and indulge in a Martygirl Skinfood slather.

Adi McMaster was a Martinborough farmer and former chef with a passion for making 100% natural skincare by hand.

Muirlea Rise - "Wines with Soul" is placed amongst the oldest of Martinborough's wine producers.

Situated in the heart of Martinborough, this vineyard is one of Martinborough's boutique wineries.

From Tree to Table
Wander amongst the oldest olive trees in Martinborough, learning about the different olive varieties and what happens throughout the olive year. Progress to the tasting room where you will learn how to taste extra virgin olive oil like the professionals do and sample the full range of innovative infused oils finding out how to use in quick easy and spectacular recipes.

Duration: over 1 hour
Cost: $15.00 per person
Bookings essential

Pukaha Mount Bruce is NZ's most established and successful wildlife and captive breeding centre.

Set in 942 hectares of ancient podocarp forest only 18 minutes from Masterton, Pukaha is home to many endangered species including the takahe, kokako, kaka and our national icon, the kiwi. It is also home to the Manukura, the little white kiwi.

We are a craft Brewery with an Alehouse located in central Carterton, open for tours and tastings (by arrangement) as well as for bottle sales and ales on tap.

Have the two passionate brewers, Gary and Brent, show you around their craft brewery where they brew and sell a fine range of English-style ales. Brewed traditionally using a gravity feed system they will show you the brewery, explain how they brew their ales and give tastings of the half dozen varieties they produce.

Tours with tastings (by arrangement): $15/person
Alehouse opening hours: Thurs-Sat 2-9pm

For millennia people have gazed in awe at Stonehenge and other great stone circles, often totally unaware of how these structures were used.

Now a full-scale working adaptation of Stonehenge has been built right here in Aotearoa, allowing all New Zealanders to experience the wonders of stone circles for themselves.

Situated in the Wairarapa countryside, a short distance from Wellington, Stonehenge Aotearoa is a window into the past where the visitor can rediscover the knowledge of their ancestors.

For a wonderful animal experience, take a 1.5 hour guided interactive alpaca farm tour where you'll discover the amazing alpaca.

Meet our mums and their babies,and the majestic males.

Alpacas are very gentle, so you'll be able to get up close and personal to our friendly alpacas! Take an alpaca for a walk!

Discover a little about alpacas and the Wairarapa connection to their arrival in N.Z, and then to the western world.

See a unique NZ designed alpaca shearing table and chat about how shearing alpacas is different to shearing sheep.

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