Wellington Botanic Gardens
These hilly, 25-hectare botanic gardens can be almost effortlessly visited via the Wellington Cable Car (nice bit of planning, eh?),...
Cable Car Museum
The small-but-nifty Cable Car Museum tells the history of the Wellington cable car, arcing back to when it was built in 1902. Take the...
Cable Car Lookout
There's a terrific vantage point at the top of Wellington's cable car tracks. Ride up the hill, ogle the view over the city and Cook...
Boulcott Street Bistro
Classic bistro fare ministered by the inimitable Rex Morgan, within a precious little heritage cottage secreted in high-rise surrounds....
40 Salamanca Rd · interesting places nearby
Carter Observatory information
At the top of the Botanic Gardens , the Carter Observatory 'Space Place' features a full-dome planetarium offering regular space-themed multimedia shows (eg We Are Aliens, Dynamic Earth, To Space and Back ) and stargazing sessions. Check the website for show times.