Tauranga’s very own aviation museum, showcasing classic aircraft from a bygone era, and Bay of Plenty flying history and memorabilia. Classic Flyers has its own Av-Gas Café and Bar.
Next door, in another hangar, is the excellent Tauranga Military Collection of rare military vehicles, weapons, uniforms, flags, and knick knacks. Admission covers both: adult $10, child $5, family concession $25. (See ‘Our Top Picks' for more information)
9 Jean Batten Drive, the approach road to the airport, off Hewletts Road, Mount Maunganui. (07) 572 4000. www.classicflyersnz.com