Welcome to Taumarunui. Our place has been loved by generations of families for our naturally beautiful environment, our colorful heritage and our caring community.
Taumarunui sits on the Adventure Highway and starts the Forgotten World Highway in the central King Country of the North Island. Part of the Ruapehu District, Taumarunui is centrally located for access to the Whanganui National Park, Dual Listed World Heritage Tongariro National Park and the Pureora Timber Trail.
Along these highways of wide-open spaces are many recreational activities and outdoor pursuits such as canoeing, jetboating, fishing, golfing, mountain biking, cycle trails, walks, tramps and rail cart rides along with many others.
If you are into outdoor adventures that suit all ages, then Taumarunui is the place to be.