Taumarunui Jet Tours
Taumarunui Jet Tours runs high-octane jet-boat trips on the Whanganui River.
The Raurimu Spiral, 30km south of town, is a unique feat of railway engineering that was completed in 1908 after 10 years’ work. Rail...
The 3km Riverbank Walk along the Whanganui River runs from Cherry Grove Domain, 1km south of town, to Taumarunui Holiday Park (right)....
This black-painted box on the Te Kuiti side of town is surely the only place in Taumarunui where you can get grilled marinated...
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At the eastern end of Hakiaha St is Hauaroa Whare , a beautifully carved house. At the western end Te Rohe Potae memorialises King Tawhiao’s assertion of his mana (authority) over the King Country in a sculpture of a top hat on a large rock.