Getting to Wanaka

Learn more about what to do in Wanaka, ways of getting to the mountain resort, the tours and charters available, local transport options and how to find accommodation.



About Wanaka

Tours and Charters

Directions and Transport



"We wanted to congratulate you on yet another FANTASTIC airshow, been coming for over 16 years." Stephen, New Zealand.


Book your DC-3 flight online here

All War Veterans, elderly people and those who are disabled and wish to attend WOW 2016, please register with us in order to get assistance at the Airshow with moving from the car park and to meet with other Veterans on 0800 496 9200800 496 920 or

Visitors to New Zealand are advised to check the DriveSafe website for information on road rules and driving in New Zealand prior to collecting your rental car.

Private Aircraft are welcomed at the 2016 Airshow. If you require any information on flying in please read the NOTAMs and AIP supplement nearer the time or contact us on

Your aircraft park is at the end of runway 11 - Follow Me will lead you there. Walk 300m to the entrance where you can purchase tickets for the Airshow (note premium prices for Gate Sales).

Private Helicopters can drop off individuals by the hangar just inside Gate 3. A volunteer will be there to buy tickets from if you haven’t already purchased. This is a drop off area only and helicopters must then move to the Private Aircraft Parking area next to Car Park A on airshow days. You can walk through Car Park A and purchase a ticket at the airshow gate.

Private aircraft must arrive before 9.30am on Saturday and Sunday. You may leave after 4.30 – 5.00pm on Saturday and Sunday.

Private jets Tarmac parking is available for jets however you must notify us on 64 3 443 861964 3 443 8619 to ensure we have room.