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Hamilton & Waikato

The Hamilton & Waikato Region is situated in the North Island of New Zealand. The region’s main city of Hamilton provides an ideal gateway to the wider region and the visitor hotspots of the Central North Island with domestic flights to most New Zealand destinations and excellent roading links.  find out more

Hamilton & Waikato

The Hamilton & Waikato Region is situated in the North Island of New Zealand. The region’s main city of Hamilton provides an ideal gateway to the wider region and the visitor hotspots of the Central North Island with domestic flights to most New Zealand destinations and excellent roading links.  find out more

A local's guide to wildlife attractions

Get up close and personal with the native and exotic wildlife that call Hamilton & Waikato home. Avid wildlife and outdoor enthusiast Justine Kennedy talks about her love of the outdoors while exploring some of the many great wildlife and natural attractions in the Hamilton & Waikato region including wetlands, Sanctuary Mountain Maungatautari, Otorohanga Kiwi House, Hamilton Zoo and more.

For more information on wildlife attractions in the Hamilton & Waikato region, click here







Upcoming Events

Hamilton & Waikato events, whats on in Hamilton
Sirocco the Kakapo visits Maungatautari
3 August – 17 September

New Zealand’s first official ‘spokesbird’, Sirocco the Kakapo, is returning to Sanctuary Mountain Maungatautari from ... more

Hamilton Events - Whats on in Hamilton
The Great NZ Food Show
6 – 7th September

The Hamilton & Waikato’s newest culinary event makes its debut at Mystery Creek Events Centre from 6th- 7th September... more

Events in Waikato - Hamilton City
Hamilton 150th Commemorations
Throughout 2014

Hamilton City turns 150 on August 24th 2014 , with a year of great events planned to celebrate the occasion more

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Plan your trip

Tuakau Hotel
Tuakau Hotel

This gracious hotel established 1875 was beautifully restored in 2011 maintaining its original charm but enhanced to meet the needs of the discerning guest. Tuakau Hotel offers accommodation for up to 40 guests in ten... more

Nikau Cave & Cafe
Nikau Cave & Cafe

Nikau Cave is less than 90 minutes drive southwest of Auckland, has thousands of glowworms and amazing formations, but no crowds. The 90 minute tour is personal and unhurried. Located on a working farm, the cave i... more

Te Awamutu Museum
Te Awamutu Museum

Te Awamutu Museum is a central gathering place where local residents and visitors tot he area come to experience Waipa's history, art, ideas and culture. Our fascinating exhibitions explore the district's sometimes... more

Visit i-SITE Visitor Centres for on-the-ground friendly and free information on local attractions, transport and accommodation. more

Hamilton & Waikato

The Hamilton & Waikato Region is situated in the North Island of New Zealand. The region’s main city of Hamilton provides an ideal gateway to the wider region and the visitor hotspots of the Central North Island with domestic flights to most New Zealand destinations and excellent roading links.  find out more

Hamilton, New Zealand

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