Activity Category: Manawatu-Whanganui

Brown Sugar Café, Taihape

Brown Sugar garden

Great place to stop with kids if they need some fresh air during a car journey but you’re not necessarily looking for a full meal. This cafe has a large outdoor courtyard with a sandpit that’s covered if it’s drizzling but not protected if it’s cold. There are clean toilets and…

Fantasy Cave, Dannevirke

Fantasy Cave

This place comes highly recommended as a real gem if you’re needing a break on the road to or from Hawkes Bay! Run entirely by volunteers (known as The Cave Dwellers!), the opening hours are unfortunately very restricted, so it pays to check out their Facebook page before you promise…