Wings over Wairarapa is the largest aviation event in the North Island. To mark the occasion of the Air Festival’s 20th anniversary, Aratoi, WOW and the Air Force Museum of New Zealand are collaborating for the first ...
The best views of the coast are the ones you get when you wander.
Catered and guided walks - these need to be booked
- Tora Coastal Walk starts with an overnight stay in renovated shearers' accommodation. A highlight is the Tora coastline with a shipwreck and deserted beaches. The food is as famous as the walk - ask for a copy of the cookbook!
- Whareama Coastal Walk is a 2 or 3 day walk over private farmland and isolated coastline. Accommodation in rustic cottages, with all meals provided.
- Orui Coastal Walk is a fantastic 3-day walk that begins and ends at Riversdale Beach (45 minutes' east of Masterton).
- Kawakawa Station Walk is a 3 day walk through farmland, river valleys and native bush. Views of Cook Strait and delicious food are a highlight.
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