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Matakana Country Park

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1 Omaha Flats Rd, Matakana, Auckland, New Zealand
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Young children park

This is a park for young children. It has animals and a train ride and old farm machinery to climb... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Auckland Central, New Zealand
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Matakana Country Park

Plenty of activities for youngsters - farm animals, clams, mules, etc. plus good playground for... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
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“art gallery” (7 reviews)
“pony rides” (4 reviews)
1 Omaha Flats Rd, Matakana, Auckland, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This is a park for young children. It has animals and a train ride and old farm machinery to climb on etc. There is a nice cafe and restaurant as well

Thank jrs612014
Reviewed 5 days ago

Plenty of activities for youngsters - farm animals, clams, mules, etc. plus good playground for youngness in a safe environment - and the miniature train ride!! Also a mecca for horse riding in the equestrian circle. Plenty for oldies to enjoy - cafe, tavern and...More

Thank Eric H
Reviewed 17 June 2017

This is a great little spot to stop if you are looking for a coffee or a beer, for high end art or local crafts. There is a playground that was very popular with children when I visited today and a couple of families were...More

Thank h8bnl82016
Reviewed 4 January 2017

Great play area, cafe and free animal park. Lovely art Gallery with New Zealand Artists. Resturant opens after 4pm so don't go for lunch.

Thank Peter D
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

The kids love the playground here. We come every year upon their request. It's pretty run down but the kids don't seem to notice. They love seeing all the animals and having a safe space to run around. We love the stories they imagine up...More

Thank Tamojacko
Reviewed 30 December 2016

My husband and I and our three kids, aged 7, 5 and newborn, stopped here for a picnic lunch just before Christmas. We had a little look at the animals, goats, pigs, llamas, chickens and roosters, sheep, and donkeys. My daughters patted some that were...More

Thank ilovefrance12
Reviewed 15 July 2016

We love finding places that showcase the local flavours in Art & Crafts. The Matakana Country Park has something for everyone. Train & Pony rides for the kids, and arts and crafts shops and the Art Gallery for Mum & Dad. And at the end...More

Thank Shayne S
Reviewed 9 March 2016 via mobile

This place is hopping on the weekend - there's always something going on. The craft shop is very good for NZ gifts, and the art gallery has a lot of interesting local artists. There's food at the cafe and drinks and diner at Stables and...More

Thank Luapekralc
Reviewed 11 November 2015

This is an awesome opportunity for kids to meet friendly farm animals and play at a great playground for just a gold coin donation. There's also a mini-train for kids (paid) which is cheap and fun. Such a great day out - we take our...More

Thank WellingtonTravellers
Reviewed 25 August 2015

I'm writing this review late...so oops! Sorry Matakana Country Park! My partner and I visited here on a Saturday to visit the market! Every body was really friendly and there were lots of stalls to look at, the little church, horses and a craft shop...More

Thank 24JessicaW
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