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The Centre of New Zealand is worth the visit. I was sceptical but pleased that I did it. The walk... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Lennox Head, Australia
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If you are in nelson, make a point to visit the centre of newzealand. Good trail, beautiful view... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
shailendra g
Navi Mumbai, India
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The Centre of New Zealand is worth the visit. I was sceptical but pleased that I did it. The walk is pleasant. There’s a 12-15 minute zigzag climb to the top where you’re rewarded with great views. It’s not hard because if you have a...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you are in nelson, make a point to visit the centre of newzealand. Good trail, beautiful view from the top.

Thank shailendra g
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

An easy 30 minute walk to the sumit with my daughter, carried her a little, climbed off the trail a bit because she needed to know that thats how we did it in the 80's. They cut all the big trees down off the summit...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great short walk, steep in places but the views ftom the top on a clear day are pretty spectacular. A definite must do in Nelson

Thank MartinCamilleri
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I’ve got fibromyalgia, I knew it would be a challenge. But with daughter, friend, water bottles and a walking stick up we went. Meeting many different people, some with their dogs, some running. Stopping and starting, resting and laughing. Then the top. I was excillerated....More

Thank Miriam G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great spot to get some good views of the city and lots of different tracks in the area. Whether it's a short and sharp approach or a more gentle accent worth the time.

Thank pennyt675
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great walk up to check out this place, scenery was brilliant looking back down on nelson and surrounding area , highly recommend this for locals and tourists alike.

Thank Bevan D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Good easy walk for the whole family. Few different tracks to take to get to the top. View is amazing. On a good day uts a MUST DO

Thank 546sherrid
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Please keep in mind that it is a very steep climb so if you aren't fit then go slow and take your time. If you keep yourself reasonably fit then you will get to the top in about 15 minutes and the view from the...More

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Auckland City is quiet during winter but it’s beautiful. There are only a few restaurants open during the evening and aren’t that many restaurants to choose from. Because people don’t go to NZ for it’s nightlife.

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Response from DaveBAmersham | Reviewed this property |
I walked from the centre of town along the riverbank to the start of the hill to The Centre of New Zealand. Did not see a car park nearer the hill. It is a pleasant walk from town taking about 40 minutes. It took a further... More