Coming Up


Open for the Winter 2021

Awastone's licensed café is open on the weekends during the winter 2021. Hours of operation Thur: 3pm - 8pm, Fri/Sat: 8am - 8pm & Sun 8am - 3pm.

Don't forget that we still take bookings for our hot tub and fun 1hr rafting/kayaking made either at the licensed café or by ringing us direct on 06 3825 744 - Kia Ora!

Freshly Baked Pizza

Summer Sunday Sessions 2022 Series

The live music Sundays at Awastone was a massive success in the 2021 series and we are getting things rolling for the next 12 weeks between Jan - April 2022.

Thank you to everyone who supported the live music nights and hopefully we will see you again next year!

summer sunday sessions

On the River

"Family fun "Splash n Giggle" - The Papa Gorge

A fun and safe river adventure to suit all ages. This trip runs for about an hour on the water and is ideally suited to families with young kids. Best time is 10am but you can choose the 12pm or 2pm spot instead.
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Give kayaking a go - no experience required

A fun introduction to the river is a kayak trip with "sit on top" kayaks. These crafts are quite forgiving on the river and a great way to add some adventure into your day.

This trip runs for about an hour on the water and is great way to break up your day between Tongariro National Park and Wellington. Fully guided and catered at end. Meet times 10am, 12pm or 2pm - daily in summer.
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Multiday Journeys - 
The dates have been locked in. If you want to join an epic journey into the gorges of the Rangitikei River, hosted by professional friendly guides that serve up yummy campfire meals and view some stunning NZ flora and fauna only visible by river craft, email us now for more info. We look forward to having a chat!