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Hawera Water Tower

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Business Type: Must See in Taranaki


Hawera Water Tower - one of Taranaki

Address: 40 Albion Street, Hawera, Taranaki New Plymouth,Taranaki


Prone to fire – after several devastating fires the insurance companies demanded better fire fighting facilities for the town – hence the tower was built!

In 1932 red neon lights were erected around the top as a memorial to the pioneers of the district and they remain today.

215 steps take you to the top where you get panoramic views of the town and surrounding district.

Entry is from i-site – located beside the tower on High Street.

Hours of work

Daily 10am-2pm


40 Albion Street, Hawera, Taranaki

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