Local Parks


South Wairarapa District has three seasonal pools that open for the summer. The Martinborough pool is a hub for families and children in the months December to March.

With 3 pool sizes ranging to suit toddlers for a paddle, younger children learning and then a main pool for the big kids and adults.


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Local Nature & the Outdoors

Cycling, Mountain biking

Martinborough is great to enjoy as a family on bikes too. It’s got a slower pace and is super family friendly why not take an adventure around the world just like John Martin!

Local Parks

The Playground

Play at the new playground next to the Waihenga Centre a hub for families with equipment for all ages, a basketball court and a skate park too.

Enjoy the flying fox, the tower or the spinning circus.

There is something for all ages and plenty of space to enjoy a picnic too. We also have a gas bbq for use.

Local Centres

Martinborough Library

The Martinborough library is housed within the Waihinga Centre and has a fabulous children’s section.


Worth checking in on any visit!

Open Monday – Friday 9.30am-5pm

Saturday 10am-2pm