For people who love the outdoors, you’ll be kept busy in and around Masterton. If you want to head into the hills you’ll be there in under 15 minutes or, if you fancy a fish, head out to Castlepoint or Riversdale.


Whether you’d prefer to cycle around vineyards or tackle our local mountain bike park, both options are on offer near Masterton. Opaki Cycle Tours offers the vineyard option while Rivenrock Mountain Bike Park offers the alternative. Links       Explore...

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Masterton is home to one of the friendliest Aerodromes in the country. It’s not often that you can simply drive in the gate and take a look at vintage aircraft. It’s all part of what Hood Aerodrome has on offer, including skydiving, tiger moth flights and aviation...

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Masterton’s Trust House Recreation Centre is an integrated health and fitness centre offering hours of aquatic fun for the kids. The hydro slide will keep them busy while Mum and Dad can relax in the spa or sauna. There’s also a toddlers pool, a lazy river, 25 metre...

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Masterton boasts around 10 kilometres of recreation trails throughout the town, linking the Waipoua River, Henley Lake, Queen Elizabeth Park and elevated Lansdowne. If you’re after a longer walk, head out to Mount Holdsworth or Kiriwhakapapa. Castlepoint, Riversdale...

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