A short drive uphill from the city centre in Brooklands Park is this farmy little zoo. Otters, meerkats and cotton-top tamarins steal...
The pick of New Plymouth's parks, Pukekura has 49 hectares of gardens, playgrounds, trails, streams, waterfalls, ponds and display...
New Plymouth Observatory
Atop Marsland Hill (great views!) is this wee observatory, with one of the most powerful public-access telescopes in NZ.
Bowl of Brooklands
Brooklands Park is home to the Bowl of Brooklands, a world-class outdoor sound-shell which hosts festivals such as WOMAD , and...
Right on the main lake in Pukekura Park , this old-fashioned little cafe serves light meals (salmon frittata, chicken and pesto bagels)...
Brooklands Park Dr · interesting places nearby
Brooklands Park information
Adjoining Pukekura Park, Brooklands Park is home to the Bowl of Brooklands , a world-class outdoor sound-shell, which hosts festivals such as WOMAD , and old-school rockers like Fleetwood Mac. Park highlights include a 2000-year-old puriri tree, a 300-variety rhododendron dell and the farmy Brooklands Zoo .