Activities

Adventure awaits you with white-water rafting, horse riding, four-wheel driving and even electric bicycles. Discover the New Zealand Rugby Museum and evolving array of art, culture and heritage collections.

C R McPhail Limited
Agricultural, Technical and Business Tours. Experienced national operator with a reputation for providing a personal and reliable service that exceeds clients' expectations.
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$500 - $6000
Square Centre, 478 Main Street
Palmerston North
Coach House Museum
The Coach House Museum is an outstanding collection of rural heritage which showcases over 140 years of local early settler life, farming and historic horse-drawn transportation. A vast, awe-inspiring collection that is a must see for all ages.
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$12 - $30
121 South Street
Feilding
County Fayre
County Fayre is a community initiative to preserve valley history and support community projects. There is an extensive gallery of historic photographs and Roll of Honour, with local crafts and Devonshire Teas for sale. Run by local volunteers.
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$1 - $150
976 Finnis Road
Village
Pohangina
Ezy Rider Electric Bicycles
You will be sure to have a beaming smile after exploring our beautiful city zipping along at up to 30kph (power assisted pedalling) on our eBikes. Great reviews, affordable and lots of fun. No sweating. Free delivery & collection at your Hotel/Motel.
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$29.99 - $49.99
6 Centennial Drive
Hokowhitu
Palmerston North
Feilding Saleyards
Learn the fascinating history of selling livestock, one of New Zealand's oldest traditions, which dates back to the 1880's.
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$10 - $10
10 Manchester Square
Feilding
Makoura Lodge
Makoura Lodge, Manawatu, is a luxury, country lodge and venue for hire: beautiful weddings, parties, conferences, team building, reunions, accommodation, business retreats and recreational activities.
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$50 - $175
Makoura Road
Apiti
Mt Huia Cycle Stays
We are located on the Pemberton Trail of the Gorges to Sea cycleway, and the Manawatu Country Road NZCT. Both are professionally marked with maps available. There are also shorter local rides in our unique area of rural landscape and natural beauty.
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$150 - $390
906 Ruahine Road
Mangaweka
Taihape
New Zealand Natural Clothing
The Largest Sock Factory Shop in NZ selling Norsewear, Swanndri and other heritage label Clothing , Local Art and furniture Gallery .
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$0 - $0
6 Hovding Street
Norsewood
New Zealand Rugby Museum
The New Zealand Rugby Museum contains New Zealand's biggest and most comprehensive collection of rugby memorabilia and records, including some of the world's rarest rugby artefacts.
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$12.5 - $12.5
326 Main Street
Palmerston North
NZ Drift School LTD
New Zealand's premier drift training school. We supply everything you need for the day. All you do is turn up and have fun learning to drift our competition spec cars. We have three courses to choose from.
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$350 - $6000
Derby Street
Feilding
Rangitikei Farmstay
Rangitikei Farmstay (RF) is "a must do kiwi experience", situated on a large sheep (3000) and beef (300) farm which has been in the Stewart family since 1901. We offer activities to both overnight and day guests. We hope to welcome you soon.
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$40 - $40
422 Makuhou Road
Marton
Marton
Ridge Top Farm Walk
A true North Island 'Kiwi farm' walk for 4 or more people with stylish Glamping Accommodation. Two Day, two Night or One Day Walk packages available. The farm has stunning 360 degree views of Kapiti Island, Mt Egmont , Mt Ruapehu and Ruahine Ranges.
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$30 - $310
1027 Waituna Tapuae Rd, RD 9
Feilding
River Valley Rafting
The Rangitikei River, home to one of the world's top half day Grade 5 rafting trips. However that is not all. Enjoy float trips through the beautiful Rangitikei River canyon, plus overnight or longer trips.
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$175 - $2299
266 Mangahoata Road
Pukeokahu
Taihape
River Valley Stables
Horse back riding through large central North Island hill country sheep farms. Suitable for all riding abilities (excluding young children), with magnificent scenery.
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$109 - $739
266 Mangahoata Road
Pukeokahu
Taihape
Robotic Dairy Farm Tours, Manawatu
We are a family owned and operated dairy farm in the Manawatu. Our cows are now milked voluntarily, when they want to, up to 3 times a day, day and night by 3 Lely Astronaut A4 robots, after which the cows stroll back to the pasture.
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$10 - $50
Bunnythorpe, New Zealand
Takeme2NewZealand
Team Takeme2NewZealand takes pride in creating an authentic and unique New Zealand holiday experience for International Travellers. We can design exclusive itineraries that match any interests and budgets - anything from Extreme Sport to Family Fun!
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$1500 - $6900
9, Ascot Street
Palmerston North
Te Manawa
Te Manawa is the cultural heart of a city that thrives on discovery – entertaining and inspiring people from all walks of life for more than 40 years. It’s more than a museum and a gallery. It’s a place where concepts and communities come together.
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$0 - $0
326 Main St
Palmerston North
The Manfeild T2 Experience
HERE'S something for the motorsport fan and thrillseeker who wants to experience the challenge of the circuit for just a moment unforgettable fast lap passenger ride in a high-performance formula racing car at the home of the New Zealand Grand Prix.
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$350 - $350
59 So
Feilding
Tokomaru Steam Engine Museum
The Tokomaru Steam Engine Museum is a private collection of machinery belonging to Colin and Esma Stevenson and has New Zealand's largest collection of steam engines of all types and sizes.
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$10 - $20
744 Highway 57
Tokomaru
Tui HQ/Tui Brewery
Tui HQ, an experience destination is a must stop for everyone. Plenty of room for the children to run around while Mum and Dad relax enjoying a cold one. With so much to offer and an array of events through the summer, come and check us out.
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$0 - $0
State Highway 2
Mangatainoka
Pahiatua
Ultimate Indoor Paintball
Welcome to Ultimate Indoor Paintball, the home of exhilarating paintball in the Manawatu. We offer an experience like no other with our fog machine, premium sound and lighting systems as well as optional trip wires for that extra fright.
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$35 - $35
481 Tremaine Avenue
Palmerston North
Woodville Organ Museum
A unique collection of 100+ old reed organs. Look, play, sing, hear the history of them, and enjoy. Monthly hymn-sing the 3rd Saturday night of every month at 7:00 p.m.
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$0 - $5
50 Tay St
Woodville
Zimmerman Art Gallery
ZIMMERMAN was established in 2010 with a clear vision - to provide Palmerston North residents and visitors with the opportunity to view original and engaging works of art in the City centre.
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$0 - $0
359 Main Street West
City Centre
Palmerston North
Te Apiti – Manawatu Gorge, New Zealand
Welcome to New Zealand's most beautiful, natural playground. Te Apiti – Manawatu Gorge is a landmark of awe-inspiring legend, geographical magnificence, and cultural wealth. MORE...
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SH3 
Manawatu Gorge
New Zealand
Te Apiti Wind Farm Lookout
Peppered across the Ruahine and nearby Tararua ranges, and visible from many spots throughout the city and region, take the opportunity to see the wind turbines up close at the Meridian Energy Te Apiti Wind Farm Lookout. MORE...
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414 Saddle Road
Ashhurst
Palmerston North.