Woodville Ferry Reserve

A large scenic reserve with scope for family activities such as picnics and camping.


Alongside the Ballance Bridge, the Woodville Ferry Reverse is a large grassy plain located on the Manawatu River – at the mouth of the Manawatu Gorge. With easy access to the river, this reserve is perfect for picnics and camping, and even has basic toilet facilities. Explore the small wetland, which is planted with native trees, and see if you can spot some local wildlife. 

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Physical address
SH 3
Manawatu Gorge (Eastern Side)