Explore our beautiful region from the comfort of your own bubble. We’ve compiled some of the best of Manawatū skies to help you breathe deep and remember all that is good about the place we call home. #LoveManawatu

The Milky Way

The Milky Way is easy to spot on a clear night, with New Zealand skies blessed with a front row seat to the centre of this milky, magical wonder of nature.

 

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Manawatū River

Taking a moment to soak in your surroundings is grounding, and what better place than beside our mighty awa, the Manawatū River.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Opiki Toll Bridge

What is now no more than skeletal remains, the Opiki Toll Bridge was once a critical part of the booming flax industry. Now though, it makes for a stunning backdrop to the evening sky.

 

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Himatangi Beach

Where the crow flies, or in this case ‘where the seagulls play’ when it comes to Himatangi Beach. Here’s another piece of our stunning west coast beaches for your viewing pleasure.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Te Āpiti Wind Farm

There’s something about these giant guardians on our mountain tops, that puts things into perspective.

 

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Palmerston North City

While the city sleeps, its beauty and vibrancy is still there, awaiting our return.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Manawatū River

As the sun sets in the west, the Manawatū River lights up with dappled waters of silky colours as it prepares to sleep for the night.

 

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Himatangi Beach

Breathe in the salty air and if you’re lucky, spot Kapiti Island on the horizon and beyond to the tip of the South Island.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Ruahine Ranges

What better way to get some perspective than from the very tops of the ranges overlooking Papaioea?

 

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