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Matiu / Somes Island is situated in the middle of Wellington's stunning harbour.
Situated in the middle of Wellington's stunning harbour, visitors can wander amid native plant and bird life while tracing the island's extraordinary history. The island was home to Maori, has two pa sites, and was also used as an alien internment camp and quarantine station.
Access possibly restricted during fire season.
There is a range of accommodation available on the island. Bookings are essential.
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