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Whanganui Information Centre

A great source of information for all your trip needs

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The Yellow House Cafe & Restaurant

A great cafe & restaurant located just around the corner from Braemar House. We highly recommend their excellent menu and great prices

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Wanganui Activities

Scenic Jet Boat

Experience guided jet boat tours on the breathtaking Whanganui River. "Let us share our passion for the Whanganui River with you"

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Cultural River Tours

"Away from the necessities of home, each night is hosted at traditional pa sites where we welcome you in the customs of our fore-bearers with pōwhiri (Māori welcome) and kai (food)."

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Waimarie Paddle Steamer

A cruise aboard the iconic Waimarie Paddle Steamer is undoubtedly one of the most authentic ways to experience Whanganui River’s scenery and history.

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Mable the restored No.12 Tram

The tram was built by Boon and Co in Christchurch around 1911 and began operating here on the 26th of November in 1912. Take a ride on the weekend for just $2!

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Saturday River Traders Market

Appropriately named ‘The River Traders’, this popular weekend attraction is located in an area of riverbank recorded in history as a busy riverside trading site for local Maori.

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NZ Glassworks Te Whare Tūhua O Te Ao

Te Whare Tūhua O Te Ao (NZG) is the first national centre for community glass in the country and is an exciting and interactive glass facility open to the entire community.

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