Whanganui Regional Museum
The Whanganui Regional Museum is one of NZ’s better natural-history museums. Maori exhibits include the carved Te Mata o Houroa war...
The Moutoa Gardens are considered sacred Maori land and were occupied by Maoris for four months in 1995, in an acrimonious land claim...
Pool tables, Jack Daniels, Metallica on the jukebox and local young bucks trying to out-strut each other – just like 1989 minus the...
Inside a gorgeous old Whanganui red-brick building, Orange is a babbling espresso bar serving gourmet burgers, big breakfasts, muffins,...
Lonely Planet review
The elegant neoclassical Sarjeant Gallery covers the bases from historic to contemporary with its extensive permanent art exhibition and frequent special exhibits (including glass from the annual Wanganui Festival of Glass). What a lovely place!