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It’s entry by koha (donation) here, but this small district museum is typical of the small town Kiwi museum, packed full of early photos of the region and relics of the pioneer days.
Phone: view phone+64-6-752 9072
Waipahihi Reserve, Taupo – These gorgeous woodland gardens, filled with tuis, are the perfect place to stop and smell the flowers, and the spectacular views of the lake and Tongariro mountains are equally breathtaking.
There’s plenty of fun for all the family here, with grassy picnic spots, lots of room to fly a kite, and everything from a flying fox and miniature train to an aviary and deer park.
Huka Falls, Taupo – Nature certainly knows how to put on a spectacle and the mighty Huka Falls is just that - a thundering cauldron of roaring, churning, foam-capped water that plunges down a narrow ravine on the Waikato River.
Bring your binoculars as there are plenty of birds to see in this vast wetlands and saltmarsh habitat. The flat path leads along the shoreline of the upper lagoon, past Budges and Moerepo Islands and out to the main channel.
Invercargill has its fair share of beautiful historic buildings, and the hard work in locating them all has been done for you with the Heritage Trail brochure. All you have to do is do it!
There are sunsets, then there are sunsets at Gillespies Beach – an experience you’ll never forget.
Take time to smell the roses, and rhododendrons, and lots more, at this charming garden area.