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. Take part in our Christmas Scavenger Hunt and be in to win cash prizes for the holidays!
  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. Stretch it out at Shine Pilates
  9. Try your hand at Ten Pin bowling at the Pukekohe Cosmopolitan Club
  10. Dance the night away with live music at Ed Street
  11. Take a life drawing class at the Franklin Art Centre
  12. Visit Pioneer Cottage and learn about its history – Open on the 1st and 3rd Sunday of each month
  13. Take a stroll up Cape Hill for a picnic
  14. Tee off at the Pukekohe Golf Course
  15. Plunge into a chocolate freak shake at Albert’s Kitchen
  16. Take yourself for a hot lap at Pukekohe Park’s open testing day
  17. Battle it out in a game of Laser Strike
  18. Take your bike for a spin in the evenings at Pukekohe Park
  19. Swim a few laps at Franklin Pool and Leisure
  20. Read a new book at the Library and grab a coffee from Alyssum café while you're there!
  21. In need of some rest and relaxation? Pure Indulgence Wellness Spa has you covered
  22. Take a scenic drive up Pukekohe Hill to admire Pukekohe from above
  23. Indulge in a delicious dessert from the Sugar Shed - Nutella brownie anyone?
  24. Cocktails at the Monarch Café are always a good idea
  25. Head to the Longkeeper for a game of bingo… but not as you know it – R18
  26. Take a self-guided tour of the town and see how many heritage plaques you can find on buildings in the main street
  27. Hungry? Conquer the entire 1kg ‘Great Steak’ at Bazza’s Steakhouse and earn a pint of ale for your efforts
  28. Get festive and come along to the Pukekohe Christmas Parade – The theme this year is ‘A Storybook Christmas’
  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 every February at the Pukekohe Showgrounds
  30. Fancy a holiday? Enter the draw to win yourself a trip for two to Rarotonga by shopping at any participating Pukekohe business