Set amongst beautiful gardens, beneath the impressive Mangaweka Mudstone Cliffs
and looking directly over the Rangitikei River, Awastone never fails to impress. 
Awastone hosts a licensed cafe set in a quiet garden, featuring a lovely patio looking out to the gorgeous Rangitikei River, open during summer hours and by special arrangements in the winter. Halfway round the Manawatu Scenic Route, it is a popular stop for car and motorcycle clubs and relaxed Sunday drivers.


Starting from Labour Day Weekend, it opens for the summer season daily from 8am - 8pm for coffees, light snacks, bar meals and the campground reception. Between January and April, live music fills the area on Sundays bringing locals and the kind to catch up with friends or make new ones over relaxed entertainment.

Social Occasions


Let Awastone take the hard work out of organising your birthday party, reunion or family celebration. The venue is ready, the dishes are done and the guests are fed!

With accommodation on site and numerous motels and farmstays an easy drive away (yes we can take care of the driving), Awastone can host your group throughout the whole event. Contact us today to discuss your needs.

Contact us now to discuss options available or to arrange a visit
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