The city of Wanganui is one of the oldest, provincial cities in New Zealand. Located on the west coast of the North Island, Wanganui is . . . More . . .
Superior accommodation in the River City. Quiet courtyard setting, close to main shopping street. All our spacious studios, 1 and 2-bedroom units have tinted hush . . . More . . .
Tunnels and towers have a special fascination, and Whanganui has both. Read the story . . .
The majestic Whanganui river has an ignominious end where it joins the sea. There is an endless battle of currents; the river wanting out and the ocean wanting in. Read the story . . .
Things to do
There are several spots for great coffee, foodie gems and fun places to eat out in pretty Whanganui. Read the story . . .
Heritage and history
From clay to canvas; artworks, artefacts and molten glass, Whanganui is bursting with creative colour. Read the story . . .