Karaka Bird Hide
Thames Small Gauge Railway
Young 'uns will enjoy the 900m loop ride on this cute-as-a-button train.
School of Mines & Mineralogical Museum
The Historic Places Trust runs tours of these buildings, which house an extensive collection of NZ rocks, minerals and fossils. The...
Goldfields Shopping Centre
Occupying a corner of an old villa, this chic little cafe serves excellent coffee and enticing pastries and cakes.
Karaka Bird Hide information
Built with compensation funds from the Rainbow Warrior bombing, this hide can be reached by a boardwalk through the mangroves just off Brown St.