Wairarapa is the perfect rural retreat about 90 minutes drive from Wellington, New Zealand's Capital City. The Wairarapa experience is all about getting off the beaten track. Escape to freedom with a rental car from Graeme Jones Car Rental.
A nature lovers paradise with kiwi encounters, rainforest walks, and rare wildlife. 30 minutes north of Masterton on State Highway 1, open daily
Visit some of the many wineries in the Wairarapa region and talk about winemaking while sampling award winning wines, from Pinot Noir to Chardonnay
Award wining museum featuring a range of exhibitions, collections, and public programmes that celebrate the unique natural , cultural and artistic heritage of the Wairarapa
An extensive collection of vintage and veteran cars, motorcycles and costumes displayed in an antique garage setting
Enjoyable setting with everything to challenge the most discerning golfer. Full service pro shop, changing facilities, fully licensed lounge bar, famous for their friendliness
Take a step back in time through the Museum’s new Entrance Building to the pioneering days of the Wairarapa.
Castlepoint has been voted one of the country's top 10 most loved beaches. Just an hour from Masterton, it's the perfect getaway, with swimming, surfing, walking trails galore and a rugged east coast vibe
Drive north of Masterton to Mangatainoka, home of Tui HQ, a legendary kiwi brewery. You can take a tour, enjoy a tasting and a browse through the museum and store. There is also a café and retail outlet.
Tararua Forest Park provides the people of Wellington, Wairarapa, Horowhenua and Manawatu an outstanding variety of tramping, hunting and walking opportunities.