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“Beautiful end of walk”
Review of Island Bay

Island Bay
Ranked #45 of 240 things to do in Wellington
Certificate of Excellence
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Reviewed October 9, 2012

Take the city to sea walkway and you end up here, with great views of the water and options for a rest before returning home.

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Reviewed August 21, 2012

Good place to take the kids for a brisk walk. If you walk abit further go to Lyall Bay and have a burger at Ekams best in the world. Great place to go winter and summer and just go for a walk

2  Thank Jacqueline F
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Reviewed July 16, 2012

Great atmosphere, very family orientated, great walks and views down on the shore.
Walking through Island Bay makes you feel home!

1  Thank Daniel T
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Reviewed July 12, 2012

Cute little village, 10 mins drive from Wellington City, originally settled by Italian fishing families, beach still host to fishing boats (Italian and others), beautiful rugged southern coastline with views across Cook Strait to the South Island. Walk around to Owhiro Bay and keep going - you will end up at the entrance to Red Rocks. Sundays the gate is locked so accessible to walkers and bikes only - otherwise also 4WD traffic. Couple of hours walk around the coast you will find a seal colony. Island Bay village also hosts the best Thai restaurant in Wellington, cafes, shops, etc plus cute boutique cinema with sofa style seating.

1  Thank ppfmummy
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Reviewed July 5, 2012

You must visit this place - awesome hands on experience with marine life.Excellent staff - very informative and passionate.

1  Thank Adi S
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