The first scene of the 1992 comedy horror Braindead was filmed here, at the same location Peter Jackson would later use for the Paths of the Dead scenes in The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King.
The Pinnacles are a 45 minute drive south of the popular Wairarapa wine village, Martinborough, famous for its Burgundy-style pinot noir.
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