Brewery in Paraparaumu

Tuatara Brewery

Visit the oldest and most famous of Wellington's craft breweries at its industrial-estate premises where you can slurp a pint or two and chew some bar snacks (biersticks, nachos, pizza). Book in advance for an enlig…
Statue in Paraparaumu

Our Lady of Lourdes statue

Paraparaumu's oddest claim to fame is surely this 14m-high statue of the Madonna, looming over the town from a 75m-high hill. It was commissioned by the local Catholic priest in 1958 for the 100th anniversary of the…
Museum in Paraparaumu

Southward Car Museum

This huge hangar-like museum has one of Australasia’s largest collections of antique and unusual cars. Check out the DeLorean, the German-built 1897 Lux and the 1950 gangster Cadillac complete with bullet holes. The…