Welcome to Whanganui

With rafts of casual Huck Finn sensibility, Whanganui is a raggedy historic town on the banks of the wide Whanganui River. Despite the occasional flood (much of the city centre was underwater in June 2015), the local arts community is thriving: old port buildings are being turned into glass-art studios, and the town centre has been rejuvenated. There are few more appealing places to while away a sunny afternoon than... Read More

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