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Centre of New Zealand, Nelson: Address, Centre of New Zealand Reviews: 4.5/5

Centre of New Zealand
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Sunshine26662840175
Lower Hutt, New Zealand7 contributions
Oct 2021
Love this view. A good workout getting to the top, but well worth the exercise. Peaceful walk back down through the bush.
Written 29 October 2021
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Family Travels
8 contributions
Sep 2021
Great walk through the bush up to the top of the hill. Fantastic views of Nelson and a really interesting historic feature, being the first survey point in NZ.
Written 2 October 2021
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Maps553852
76 contributions
Aug 2021 • Couples
Excellent walk and views, so lucky to have all the related walks around the Centre of NZ and along the Maitai River and so close to the city.
Written 9 August 2021
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01MelB68
Whanganui, New Zealand38 contributions
Jun 2021
A great (but pretty steep in places) walk up to a fantastic view. Worth the effort when you get to the top. Would recommend for a great view over Nelson on a good day.
Written 20 June 2021
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Travel Savvy Guide
Liverpool, UK37 contributions
Feb 2021
It's a must see, it's the CENTRE OF NZ! It's also a lovely walk with a view of Nelson and the Maitai River.
Written 14 June 2021
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GaryandLesleyTravel
Auckland Central, New Zealand4,947 contributions
May 2021 • Couples
You may seek out this place for its centre of New Zealand notability or as its a nice fitness walk but for me the real highlight is the spectacular views of Nelson and Golden Bay. The climb is a little steep near the top (concrete pathed) and the altitude at the trig is ~150 metres ASL. Worth a look if you have nothing else planned.
Written 8 June 2021
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kiwitraveler92
Nelson-Tasman Region, New Zealand230 contributions
May 2021 • Couples
It’s an easy walk up with amazing views over Nelson/Tasman. Suitable for all fitness levels as it is a gradual incline with enough room on the path to go at your own speed. There is plenty of seating at the top.
Written 11 May 2021
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KerryRad
Wellington, New Zealand105 contributions
Apr 2021 • Family
Gorgeous views. The walk is really good and in the beginning is pretty easy but it does get steeper the closer you get. But the views are incredible. We had a good walk up and down. Our 11 year old managed well.
Written 1 May 2021
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jessica cox
2 contributions
Apr 2021 • Family
Great walk child friendly is a bit steep but the view is amazing once you reach the top looking over Nelson township
Written 27 April 2021
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Kay M
Devonport, New Zealand246 contributions
Mar 2021
We started this walk from the reserve at Botanical Hill at the end of Hardy St. There is signage to show you the way to the track. Although it is a long climb, it is a steady one and not too steep. It took us 30 min to reach the top (with our leki sticks ) and we are in our 70s. The view from the top was magnificent.. We arrived there at 4pm and and watched the sun slowing decend. No one was there at the time. But all the runners came as we went down
Written 3 April 2021
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