Visitor Attractions

Arena Aquatic Centre

Parumoana St, CBD. Wave pool, hydro slide, lazy river, numerous water jets, lane swimming, sauna, spa pools & cafe

Pirate’s Cove Adventure Mini-Golf

Wi Neera Drive, CBD. Putt over pirate ships, past cascading waterfalls, through caves & past shark-infested waters

Strike Entertainment Centre

Kenepuru Drive. Tenpin bowling and arcade games

Readlings Cinemas

North Shore Shopping Centre, CBD. Hollywood blockbusters in comfort

Mainline Steam

Mainline Steam is an organisation devoted to the restoration and operation of historic mainline steam locomotives. Regular day excursions and multi-day tours are operated, by Mainline Steam over rail lines thoroughout New Zealand. Excursions and regular workdays are operated by the Wellington Depot which is located at Plimmerton. These are well advertised in local newspapers and on the Excursion page of Early bookings are essential for all excursions.

Lighthouse Cinema

Pauatahanui Village. Casual, relaxed boutique theatre

North City Indoor Go-Karting

Raiha St, Elsdon. NZ’s fastest indoor sprint karts on NZ’s longest track

Paintball Adventure Challenge

Mohuia Cres, Elsdon. Fun combat game using the latest technology weapons & environmentally safe, non-stain vegetable dyes

Aotea Lagoon

Papakowhai Road. Popular, sheltered family-friendly park with lagoon, playground, rose gardens, picnic areas, and on fine Sundays, a ride-on kids’ train