Masterton Tourism

Masterton (Māori: Whakaoriori) is a large town and local government district in the Wellington Region of New Zealand. 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 21,000, and district population of 24,400 (June 2015 estimates). 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.


Masterton in New Zealand awaits visitors! Discover the attractions, activities and accommodation in Masterton. A gripping city on its own right, Wellington also deserves a visit. Add Wellington to your vacation plan, it has an interesting bunch of activities to do on your visit like Museum Of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa, Wellington Cable Car, Wellington Botanical Garden. Also, to reach Masterton, you'll have to take a flight to Wellington; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. Popular vacation packages of Masterton are of 1-2 days.

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Masterton Trip Planner

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