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  • Key features Operational quarry
    Barren, rocky landscape
  • Situated Within Wellington travel zone
    10km to Avalon Studios
    19km to Stone Street Studios
  • Location access Private

Shrouded by bush and located close to the state motorway, the Horokiwi Quarry is one of Wellington’s biggest quarries.

It has three fixed processing plants, and the vertical beds consist of hard, fractured greywacke (light grey) intersected with thin layers of black argillite.

Location details: 

  • Privately owned
  • Currently in operation