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Wellington Cable Car
A very popular attraction is to take the Cable Car from Lambton Quay to the top of Upland Road via Clifton Terrace, Talavera, Salamanca and Kelburn Park . From the lookout at the top of the Botanic Gardens are good views of Wellington . Cable Car Lane , 280 Lambton Quay, (04 472 2199)

Avalon Park
This is a fun day out for families with children. Here you will find train rides, skateboarding ramps, a loogoon, mini golf and picnic areas. Located not far from Wellington Harbour at Lower Hutt. Fairway Drive Avalon, Lower Hutt (04 570 6666)

Capital E
This interactive children's entertainment centre is great fun for all kids. Located on Civic Square it also houses the amazing Hocus Pocus Toy Shop.

Carter Observatory
There are plenty of displays and info on astronmony here at if you come on a clear evening you can view the sky through high powered telescopes. Located in the Boatanic Gardens.  

Haitaitai Beach
This is a safe swimming bay, and a very scenic spot with views of the bays and colorful little boatsheds. There are aslo walking tracks here, even one that leads to Mount Victoria. Or just sit on the grass and let the children feed the ducks. Evans Bay Parade, Hataitai

Island Bay Marine Education Centre
The centre has indoor and outdoor tanks full of local marine life, and the exhibits are very much hands on which make it a lot of fun for inquisitive children. Island Bay, The Esplanade (04 383 8285)

 

 

 
 
 
       

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