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Kowhai Park

Whanganui, New Zealand
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Reviewed May 25, 2016

Great place to take the kids have a picnic or a bbq, ride the train (for the little ones) play in the castle or the pirate ship. Run through the water fountains, swing on the octopus.

Thank sidneyland
Reviewed April 29, 2016

We used to take our children here when they were little so decided to re visit with our grand daughter. It was better than we remembered! There's something for everyone. The favourite part for our grand daughter was the Splash pad. Luckily the weather was...More

1  Thank wilde0ne
Reviewed April 28, 2016 via mobile

Stopped in here with the kids during the school holidays. This an excellent park and a favourite of our children. The Council staff have done an excellent job getting the park cleaned up and open again after the devastating floods in June 2015. The Train...More

Thank 904williea
Reviewed April 25, 2016

Kids have everything: from slides and swings, a train ride, water, green, you name it! Barbeque areas and tables to have a birthday party or just a picnic with the family. Close to the river and a walk track next to the river.

Thank Gabriela_34
Reviewed April 22, 2016 via mobile

kowhai park is a wonderful spot to take the Family, have a picnic lunch, .. take a towel as there is a water feature for kids. In the the weekend,there are train rides & other rides ,....Disney / nursery rhyme characters throughout, bbq facilities, skate...More

Thank morningstar828
Reviewed April 15, 2016

I used to visit this park when I was a child, many decades ago, and some of the attractions are still there! But it is still a good place to stop if you are travelling with kids who need to use up some energy. I...More

Thank Sandra R
Reviewed April 14, 2016 via mobile

This is one of the best playgrounds. It offers so many different types of play, the kids absolutely loved it. The railway side was closed this time due to flooding. Hopefully next time we visit it will be open. Had an awesome time nonetheless!

Thank Janet J
Reviewed March 30, 2016

Went there on Easter nothing super fancy nor super exciting. Its just an average park with average swings Would not really recommend unless you don't know what to do!!

Thank akhil g
Reviewed March 27, 2016

This Place is awesome, plenty of room to run and play catch, have a bbq or just sit and relax. Plenty of room for the kids to run and plenty of attractions for them to play on. Great for families and church groups after a...More

Thank Ustwoguys
Reviewed March 27, 2016 via mobile

A very big children playground. Nice to see little kids running and enjoying themselves in the playground. Nice place to have picnic as the kids can enjoy themselves while the parents can sit there watching they babies..

Thank Lynn L
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