Coming Up


Winter is nearly at an end and the Spring season will start to warm things up.

This also means Awastone's riverside cafe is will open soon. Look out Labour Day Weekend, here we come!

Until then, why not hire the venue out for a special family gathering over lunch.










Or bring your friends out for a soak in our river view hot tub.

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. Book Now


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. Book Now


Multisport Grade 2 Kayak Course
Now with the 2019 Coast to Coast done and dusted, it is time to start thinking about the 2020 race.

Awastone is the North islands premier Multisport training venue, great road cycling, fantastic trail runs and of course the best Grade 2 kayaking in the country. Get in quick to ensure you are on this years Grade 2 kayak programme or Email us now to get on the list.

Raft Kayak Camp
        Family Adventures since 1981

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