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Matakana Country Park

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1 Omaha Flats Rd, Matakana, Auckland, New Zealand
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There is plenty to do at Matakana Country park. A shop that sells a variety of crafts, a café and... read more

Reviewed November 8, 2017
Auckland Central, New Zealand
Great spot to visit if you're staying in the area

Plenty of things to do here. Saturday hosts a farmers market with lots of local food and crafts... read more

Reviewed November 7, 2017
Auckland, New Zealand
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“pony rides” (4 reviews)
“art gallery” (7 reviews)
1 Omaha Flats Rd, Matakana, Auckland, New Zealand
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Reviewed November 8, 2017

There is plenty to do at Matakana Country park. A shop that sells a variety of crafts, a café and the train for the children.

Thank tomtom755
Reviewed November 7, 2017

Plenty of things to do here. Saturday hosts a farmers market with lots of local food and crafts and several shops There is also Smiths Bar, serving local craft beer and tapas style food The Stables restaurant is quite large and often hosts weddings etc.,...More

Thank Andrew81
Reviewed October 22, 2017

Lots to do for everyone, food, things for the kids, art, crafts, animals, really great train ride for the kids.

Thank PeterLook
Reviewed October 20, 2017 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 October 17, 2017

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 June 17, 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 January 4, 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 January 4, 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 December 30, 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 July 15, 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
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