Huka Prawn Park is located on the banks of the beautiful Waikato River, just minutes from Lake Taupo, Here you will find the iconic and unique family playground of the Huka Prawn Park.
Fishing for prawns is a great experience that is not offered anywhere else in New Zealand. If you’d prefer, you can just sit back and enjoy the awesome views and sample a mouth-watering selection of dishes over at the Riverside Restaurant.
The Huka Prawn Park activity pass offers all day access to the park and with over 6 hectares of family entertainment and fun just waiting to be discovered. Over 20,000 prawns are waiting for your fishing hook in each prawn fishing pond, so test your fishing skills and Hook-a-Prawn!
The all-day activity pass includes prawn fishing, guided tours and access to the activity loop. Packed with cool and quirky activities throughout this magnificent park, you will want to stay all day! Children love playing on the prawn bikes and running the water gauntlet. You can even soak your feet in the geothermal foot baths along the edge of the Waikato River. Take your prawns home, or have them cooked for free in the restaurant.
Simply pack a picnic and enjoy hours of entertainment prawn fishing with no daily limits or minimum sizes here, just hours of fun! When you need a break from landing the ‘fiesty prawn’ or need to walk off your lunch, take a guided tour of the prawn hatchery and nursery, hand feeding baby prawns, trout watching, and touring the nursery and hatchery at the Huka Prawn Park.
Everyone likes to end up in the Huka Prawn Park Riverside Restaurant, which offers a relaxed dining atmosphere. Sit back beside the open fire, or dine alfresco on the banks of the Waikato River and treat yourself to a mouth-watering selection of prawn dishes (or non-prawn if you prefer) with a perfect wine or beer to accompany your meal.
Our Riverside Restaurant is ideal for entertaining the kids too, with a special kids menu and kids play areas both inside and out.
New Zealand’s only prawn fishing park, With acres of land dedicated to the production of New Zealand fresh water prawns, and pure family fun, Huka Prawn Park offers a fabulous great day of fun and excitement for all ages.