Taranaki

Forgotten World Adventures

Come and be part of this journey etched deep with human endeavour and woven with stories that resonate across generations. Ride the railway lines that follow pathways forged long ago into the remote Whangamomona Republic and beyond linking the lands of the King Country and Taranaki.

Taranaki Pioneer Village

Taranaki Pioneer Village on State Highway 3, just south of Stratford in Central Taranaki, offers 10 acres of Taranaki Heritage. Take a nostalgic stroll through yesteryear and experience an outdoor museum presenting the life of Taranaki pioneers in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries – recall childhood memories and introduce ‘the good old days’ to the younger generation”