4. Satisfy your sweet tooth
Tawa is home to the infamous Nada Bakery and cafe – a Wellington favourite since 1975. With exquisite freshly baked goods, you’re going to want to come back for more.
Don’t stop there – just down the road is Urban Eatery, known for their delicious donuts and sweet treats, and of course the Pink Pineapple, another local gem!
5. Adventure down the Ara Tawa Pathway
Whether you’re walking, biking, or skating, the Ara Tawa Pathway is an easy 25 to 30 minute trip, starting from Willowbank Path in the south to Kenepuru Station. You can jump off at any point to check out the shopping centre, recreational areas, parks, or even jump onto a train to head to Porirua or Wellington city.
Watch out each Friday for a fun list of five great activities to do, places to explore, or things to discover in our awesome city.