Feilding Farmers Market

A giant whitebait pattie.
Place Palmerston North

Many of Manawatū's most talented, passionate and well-known growers, cheesemakers, artisans, bakers, herbalists, apiarists, florists and craftspeople have stalls at the Feilding Farmers Market making this market a celebration of all things fresh and local.

He Ara Kotahi Bridge & Pathway

The He Ara Kotahi Bridge at night.
Place Palmerston North

Get some fresh air at He Ara Kotahi bridge and walkway. The name means ‘a pathway that brings people together’, but you’ll find that this outdoor space does much more than that.

Te Āpiti Manawatū Gorge

Three people walking under trees.
Place Palmerston North

For a breathtaking outdoor adventure, simply pop “State Highway Three - Manawatū Gorge” into your map app and complete the quick 20 minute drive from downtown Palmerston North. Nestled between mountains and carved by geological forces over the last three million years, Te Āpiti is a natural time capsule.

Wildbase Recovery

A rescued morepork.
Place Palmerston North

Massey University’s Wildbase Hospital is a place where you can observe New Zealand’s unique native species and learn more about the hard work that goes into looking after them.