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Discover the Heart of Taranaki – from restaurants and cafes, to the great outdoors. There’s plenty to explore.

Popular Locations

Discover our top picks and popular places in the heart of Taranaki

Accessed via Pembroke Road, Stratford

Taranaki Maunga is a dormant volcano in the Taranaki region. Within Egmont National Park is network of trails, tracks and huts to explore.

3912 Mountain Rd, Stratford 4393

Taranaki Pioneer Village is set on a 10 acre property, and features 40 historic buildings that represent Taranaki’s pioneering history from 1850 until 1950.

278 Broadway, Stratford 4332

The Glockenspiel is popular with both local residents and tourists.  It’s located on ‘Broadway’ the main street of Stratford’s township.

19 Flint Road, Stratford 4332

Stratford Speedway Oval is located at the A & P Showgrounds in Stratford. Stratford can be found in the heart of Taranaki, New Zealand.

Corner of Fenton Street and Portia Street, Stratford 4332

Within King Edward Park you will find the Carrington Walkway, Three Bridges Trail, Clemow Walk, Rhododendron Dell, Lake and Playground.

Orlando Street, Stratford 4332

Victoria Park is very popular with families as it has a Playground, Skate Park and Lake.  The Lake has a well maintained walking track around it and resident Ducks.

Find everything you’re looking for in Stratford, the heart of Taranaki

As the gateway to three National Parks, there is no shortage of stunning scenery, outdoor activities and local secrets to be discovered. Stratford is a welcoming District with a friendly, safe community, surrounded by a unique, natural outdoor setting. Its central location means Stratford is the perfect hub for tourists, holiday goers and visitors looking to explore all the region has to offer. The affordability, development and location of Stratford also makes this District the perfect place to stay a little longer. Learn more of what Stratford has on offer. Start your journey now!

Discover Our Businesses

Stratford and surrounding areas

Come and explore the fantastic businesses in Stratford and its surrounding areas, including cafes, restaurants, art gallery’s, movie theatre, retail shops, and much much more…

237 Broadway, Stratford 4332

Dimocks 100% Appliances is a nationwide group of over 50 stores. They work to give their customers the best information regarding deals on appliances in the home or office.

97 Regan Street, Stratford 4332

Leigh and her team at Jichelle Health & Beauty go the extra mile to ensure that all their customers receive exceptional, personialised customer service.

304 Broadway, Stratford 4332

Instore you will find a great range of quality decorative wall art and imperial pieces for sale. You will also find chalk paint, resin and creative kitsets.

137 Broadway, Stratford 4332

We specialise in new Honda Motorcycles and Power Equipment, including ATV, road, trail and moto-cross along with Honda generators, Honda ride on lawn mowers and Honda power garden equipment.

PO Box 272, Stratford 4352

Darryl Goble Jeweller is the place to go if you are looking for quality handmade Jewellery.  Darryl is an excellent Jewellery craftsman with over 40 years local experience.