30 Things to do in Pukekohe

You don't have to travel far to find something to do in Pukekohe. Here are our top 30 things to do in our vibrant town.

  1. Are you renovating, landscaping or decorating your home this year? Franklin Home and Lifestyle Expo is held April 7th-8th and has something for everyone
  2. Throw on your glad rags and get ready to party at any or all of Pukekohe Park's Race Days
  3. Catch the Counties Manukau Steelers in action at Ecolight Stadium
  4. Break a sweat at a Les Mills fitness class courtesy of Counties Fitness
  5. Grab a bargain at the Saturday morning markets in the Massey Ave carpark
  6. Check out the array of art pieces on display at the New Zealand Steel Gallery
  7. Catch a flick at Cinema 3
  8. Immerse yourself in an action packed weekend & celebration of everything old & cool at Rebel Round Up. New Zealand's ultimate hot rod, vintage, rockabilly festival held at Pukekohe Park Raceway
  9. Stretch it out at Shine Pilates
  10. Try your hand at Ten Pin bowling at the Pukekohe Cosmopolitan Club
  11. Dance the night away with live music at Ed Street
  12. Take a life drawing class at the Franklin Art Centre
  13. Visit Pioneer Cottage and learn about its history – Open on the 1st and 3rd Sunday of each month
  14. Take a stroll up Cape Hill for a picnic
  15. Tee off at the Pukekohe Golf Course
  16. Plunge into a chocolate freak shake at Albert’s Kitchen
  17. Take yourself for a hot lap at Pukekohe Park’s open testing day
  18. Battle it out in a game of Laser Strike
  19. Take your bike for a spin in the evenings at Pukekohe Park
  20. Swim a few laps at Franklin Pool and Leisure
  21. Read a new book at the Library and grab a coffee from Alyssum café while you're there!
  22. In need of some rest and relaxation? Pure Indulgence Wellness Spa has you covered
  23. Take a scenic drive up Pukekohe Hill to admire Pukekohe from above
  24. Indulge in a delicious dessert from the Sugar Shed - Nutella brownie anyone?
  25. Cocktails at the Monarch Café are always a good idea
  26. Head to the Longkeeper for a game of bingo… but not as you know it – R18
  27. Take a self-guided tour of the town and see how many heritage plaques you can find on buildings in the main street
  28. Hungry? Conquer the entire 1kg ‘Great Steak’ at Bazza’s Steakhouse and earn a pint of ale for your efforts
  29. Pack a picnic and spend the day with the kids viewing the animals, baking, side shows and rides at the annual A&P Show held February 17th - 18th 2018 at the Pukekohe Showgrounds
  30. Shop Local and save with the 2018 Voucher Booklet which features great deals from 48 local businesses. Booklets are available from April 1st, 2018