Immerse yourself in international flavours in Jackson Street's foodie stories and feed your fashion fix before a high tea Sweet Pea - DailyLife.com.au has rated it a Wellington highlight. Relax in style at the Light House Cinema before dinner at Taylors on Jackson - just a short stroll back to a waterfront motel.
Ferry from the gorgeous Days Bay to the Matiu/Somes Island wildlife sanctuary. Return to work up an appetite by hiring a bike or kayak then dine at Chocolate Dayz Cafe, Cobar or Brew'd in the boutique laden Eastbourne village.
For some of us shorter days and a stiff weather forecast adds to the fun - get muddy with a Quad Bike adventure. Nigel will put on lunch for you then head out for a round of golf - there's nine to choose from! Or choose from hundred of tracks and trails across the valley.
The kids can get hands on at The Dowse Art Museum with lunch onsite at Cafe Reka then head over to Hutt Park Mini Golf. The winner picks the delectable organic icecreams just up the road at Zany Zeus. Then finish the day with unlimited funzone challenges and a spa at Naenae Pool. Or show your competitive streak at Strike Entertainment.
Where's the best walk for buggies?What motel has the best views?Can I top up our Snapper cards?The Hutt City i-SITE Visitor Centre team have all these answers, can take care of all your bookings for free, have visitor information, maps and whole load more.
The Paiaka Suite is set on the cliff face of Fitzroy Bay on the outer reaches of Wellington Harbour, 15 minutes from Eastbourne by road, 2 minutes 50 seconds from Wellington Airport by helicopter
Every Saturday head to the Riverbank Market for fresh produce and a great atmosphere. There's plenty of offer!
On the shores of Wellington’s harbour, the Petone Settlers Museum occupies one of New Zealand’s most significant memorial buildings – the Wellington Provincial Centennial Memorial.