"Things To Do"
In the Bay
Splash Planet Water Theme Park
We are just around the corner from Splash Planet which makes us the perfect Splash Planet accommodation. New Zealands biggest water themed park with 19 different activities to cater for children of all ages.
Spalsh Planet is a "must visit" for families and the young at heart!
Located right next to our Top 10 Holiday Park - you're in the right spot to make the most of the Splash Planet adventure, where you can enjoy more than 15 rides and attractions. It really is a whole day's fun!
Will reopen for the season from November 2016!
Gannet Beach AdventuresDiscover the magic of Cape Kidnappers with an amazing guided experience to the worlds largest mainland gannet colony!
This is a unique, fun eco-experience tour that is suitable for all ages and fitness levels, with personalized service and guides who point out the natural and geological wonders of the area.
See www.gannets.com for more info.
Will reopen for the season September 2016!
Art Deco Weekend
15th - 17th February 2017.
Napier - The Art Deco capital of the World is home to over 200 events, hundreds of 1920 and 30s cars, aerobatic displays, steam train rides, great Gatsby picnins, dinner dance extravaganzas and free outdoor concerts to name a few.
Our region is a abuzz and filled with thousands of guests and locals alike dressed in Deco style bringing glamour to our street.
Our cycles come compete with helmets and locks and can be hired for a few hours or a full day.
Cost: $25 for 4 hrs or $35 for a day
There are a great selection of wine tours available in our region. You can choose from small "wine only" tours or combine food and wine for a more comprehensive look at what our region can offer. We can book these for you when you arrive and help you select your tour option. Our region has many award winning wines so a winery tour is a must if you're a wine fan. Cycle tours also available. Freewheel around the vineyards at your own pace.
Cost: Variable POA
Art Deco Tours
Napier, just 15mins drive from our park, was re- built after the devastating earthquake of 1931. The rebuilding embraced such styles as Stripped Classical, Spanish Mission and above all Art Deco, the Jazz Age style. Guided walks are available daily (except Christmas Day). Your informative and entertaining volunteer will bring Napier's fascinating architectural history to life as you take an easy stroll through the compact Art Deco Quarter in Napier's vibrant city centre. Self guided tours are also available.
Cost: From $7.50
Hawkes Bay Farmyard Zoo
Located only 15 mins from our park, this local farmyard zoo is renowned for its wide range of animals and birds, unique atmosphere and educational opportunities. Bring a picnic, feed the animals or have a pony ride. Horse trekking and riding lessons also available. Open 7 days (weather permitting).