Wakefield has a huge amount to offer as a destination. There are many places to visit that maybe you haven’t considered going to before. Destination Wakefield is a series of days where 11 areas of interest in Wakefield will be open to visitors and will provide a glimpse into the diversity that Wakefield has to offer.
Destination Wakefield Dates:
- Sunday 5 November 2017
- Sunday 3 December 2017
- Sunday 7 January 2018
- Sunday 4 February 2018
- Sunday 4 March 2018
- Sunday 1 April 2018
- Sunday 6 May 2018
Come and visit us at:
- Pigeon Valley Steam Museum – will be on steam
- Willow Bank Heritage Village – will be open to the public
- Villa Grove Estate – will be offering their special olive oils for sale
- Wakefield Bakery – stop in for a coffee and some of our finest baked goods
- Elegant Frog
- Carol’s Emporium
- Thistle Studio
- Armageddon Paintball
- Wakefield Bike Hire
- The Village Gallery
- Barbars Country Collectibles
For more information about Destination Wakefield click here to download a PDF brochure or view the entries and map below.
The Pigeon Valley Steam Museum
Will be on Steam
located 2kms up Pigeon Valley Road
222 Pigeon Valley Road, Wakefield
027 319 7427 Allan
Willow Bank Heritage Village
79, Wakefield-Kohatu Highway, Wakefield
1.5km South on Wakefield on left hand side
Villa Grove Estate
Offering their special olive oils for sale
117 Wakefield-Kohatu Highway, Wakefield
The Bakery @ Wakefield
Have a coffee and try the finest baked goods
12, Clifford Road, Wakefield 03-541 9787
Located on the main road through Wakefield.
Set up as an outlet for the local community to sell their preloved treasures.
Customers can peruse at their leisure and enjoy an amazing collection from fine bone china, retro and vintage items, toys, furniture, to handyman’s tools.
62 Whitby Road, Wakefield
Artist: Rose Shepard 027 406 4154
337 Higgins Road, Wakefield.
Studio open 10am to 4pm first Sunday of each month.
ARMAGEDDON PAINT BALL
Armageddon paintball is New Zealands best themed paintball field , four different fields of size and style hosting local and international competitions .We cater for low powered paintball (7-10yrs ) up to full blown scenario or club games.
A New paintball shop on site is complimented by our fully licensed cafe.A 9 hole golf course is available for mum and dad while waiting for kids to finish paintball.
Contact us for any information and bookings
334, Wai-iti Valley Road, Wakefield
Wakefield Bike Hire
Come try an electric bike or spend some time in the gift shop. The historic Painton house is always a good talking point in its 169th year.
The Village Gallery, Wakefield
An eclectic mix of jewellery and art works hand crafted by Jeweller and Leadlighter Paula Aldridge. All housed in the historic Johnson’s Saddlery building which dates back to 1882.
30, Edward Street, Wakefield
Country Collectibles Curios Crafts
86 Higgins Road, Wakefield