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Wellington Wind Turbine

via Ashton Fitchett Drive, Wellington 6002, New Zealand
+64 4-801 4000
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Great for a run

Ran up here one Saturday. A good step climb but great views. The sound of the turbine is quite... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Murray P
Wellington, New Zealand
via mobile
The view is nice but the walk there is long!

An iconic Wellington landmark on top of Brooklyn! Wellington Wind Turbine can be accessed either by... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Viljami T
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via Ashton Fitchett Drive, Wellington 6002, New Zealand
+64 4-801 4000
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Ran up here one Saturday. A good step climb but great views. The sound of the turbine is quite freaky when the wind is really blowing.

Thank Murray P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

An iconic Wellington landmark on top of Brooklyn! Wellington Wind Turbine can be accessed either by foot or with a car, but in either case the views are stunning! Note that if walking up the hill, the walk will take at least an hour from...More

Thank Viljami T
Reviewed 21 August 2017

Landmark on hill above wellington, can hike up to for views and wind, not always turning due to weather conditions

Thank happysheepChina
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

If you want a great all round view of Wellington, this is the place to go (on a clear day). There is the added bonus of getting close to wind turbine. Which, although a small one, is still rather impressive.

Thank DavidBrittain
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

The sole wind turbine in Wellington is nice visited on a sunny day. It's located in the Wellington suburb of Brooklyn up the very top of the hill. You can park and walk there or you drive up the narrow road and park directly up...More

Thank Dean M
Reviewed 2 July 2017

Glad I made the effort to visit the turbine as the views I saw were great. I thought there might be a visitor centre or something especially as it is well sign posted but it is just one turbine and a view, so if you...More

Thank applegate69
Reviewed 19 June 2017

There's something about the turbines that felt really elegant - we drove up & the view was amazing. You can also walk up; the view was breathtaking. :)

Thank zirahothman
Reviewed 3 June 2017

A great view from the Wind Turbine Farm. A 360 degree view of the Wellington area. Let alone the fascinating information on Wind Turbines. You might think this isn't very exciting but it is very interesting and has great views. Even the drive up was...More

Thank Anthony S
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

A lovely still day to walk up to the turbine from Zealandia a different view from inside the fence line

Thank Lucinda J
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Yup, it's a wind turbine! No seriously it's an interesting place to see if you like a bit of engineering. If that doesn't float your boat there's always the walking tracks and the view is stunning. You're able to see the whole of Wellington. Would...More

Thank Mijahe
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