Best things to do in our town Explore some of our favourite places around Whanganui
Mainstreet WhanganuiMainstreet Whanganui arose with support from the Retailers Association. Council was to spend money to refurbish and upgrade the main shopping precinct and retailers wanted to be involved. The result was what was then and remains one of the best central city upgrades in the Country.
Venues & advertisingCross-street banner advertising, street flag advertising, and city venues such as public stages and boardrooms for hire - take a look at the resources available for your next big event.
Heritage buildingsAs one of New Zealand’s oldest towns you cannot explain Whanganui without understanding a little of its history and this is evident in the numerous heritage buildings and attractions to be found.
Our heritage buildings
Heritage buildings While there are many historical sites to be visited, we have featured here those within an easy walk around the city centre.
National Bank of New Zealand
Wanganui Jockey Club Offices
Collier’s Piano & Music Warehouse
Post & Telegraph Office
Bank Of New Zealand
Melbourne House Drapery
Bank of New South Wales
Category II Registered Historic Place