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Masterton (Māori: Whakaoriori) is a large town in the Wellington Region of New Zealand and the seat of the Masterton District (a territorial authority or local government district). It is the largest town in the Wairarapa, a region separated from Wellington by the Rimutaka ranges. It is 100 kilometres north-east of Wellington, 39.4 kilometres south of Eketahuna, on the Ruamahanga River. Masterton has an urban population of 21,800, and district population of 25,200 (June 2017). The Wairarapa Line railway allows access to Wellington, Lower Hutt and Upper Hutt. Masterton businesses include services for surrounding farmers. Three new industrial parks are being developed in Waingawa, Solway and Upper Plain. The town is the headquarters of the annual Golden Shears sheep-shearing competition.

Campervan Hire Masterton


David's Nissan
$160 / Day

David's Nissan

Waingawa, Wellington

Sleeps 4
Toilet
Shower

Tikva - Masterton
$215 / Day

Tikva - Masterton

Masterton, Wellington

Sleeps 4
Length 6m
Toilet
Shower

Places to Visit near Masterton


The Wool Shed National Museum

Located just one and a half hours from Wellington, we're a hands-on heritage museum in the rural town of Masterton.

When you drop in to see us you'll enjoy:

- Two authentic woolsheds trucked in from real farms, full of new and historic shearing equipment and sheep farm gear. Displays describing the history of sheep farming and its importance to our nation.

- Samples of wool types and wool end-products.

- Spinning and weaving demonstrations on Wednesdays or by arrangement.

- The story of shearing – its beginnings and how it became an international sport.

- Shearing demonstrations in the historic woolshed by arrangement – just give us a call.

- Our shop with a wide range of wool garments and souvenirs

. And much, much more to stimulate your knowledge for history and actual activities on sheep farms. We are a visitor attraction of international quality and we welcome visitors from all over New Zealand as well as thousands

Wairarapa Farmers' Market - Fresh from Wairarapa paddocks to Wairarapa plates – locally produced vegetables, herbs, cheese, wine, free range eggs, flowers, plants, artisan products, Arabica coffees, olive oil, cider, organic meat, bread, crafts and more.

Wairarapa Farmers' Market

Fresh from Wairarapa paddocks to Wairarapa plates – locally produced vegetables, herbs, cheese, wine, free range eggs, flowers, plants, artisan products, Arabica coffees, olive oil, cider, organic meat, bread, crafts and more. Musicia Stefan Brown regularly plays traditional and contemporary music to make your market experience even more enjoyable.

Biggest Real Fruit Ice Cream

A Huge Real Fruit Ice Cream for $5

Campgrounds and Parks near Masterton


Mawley Holiday Park

Mawley Holiday Park is the perfect base from which to explore everything Masterton and the beautiful Wairarapa has to offer. We have a range of quality, accommodation - self-contained units, cabins, powered and unpowered sites. The Park is nestled in a sheltered, peaceful setting on the banks of the Waipoua River. Our established grounds include open spaces, stunning specimen trees, a children’s playground and BBQ area. Two minutes’ easy walk from Mawley Holiday Park is Masterton’s recreation precinct – with beautiful QEII Park, adventure playground, heated indoor and outdoor pool complex with hydroslide, skate park, museums, mini golf, cafes and shops!

Visit Mawley Holiday Park

Henley Lake Car Park

Self contained campervans can stay here at Henley Lake. Toilets are available but are locked at night.

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