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6 Tawa Street,
King Country,
New Zealand

Ph +64 7 893 8593
Fax + 64 7 893 8593

Welcome to Ohura State Prison

Never heard of Ohura? You don’t know what you’ve been missing! Ohura – just off the Forgotten World Highway, 10kms north of the Taumarunui/Stratford Junction.

Vintage CarCheck out the wonderful 9 hole golf course, outstanding museum, Bric-a-brac stores, Artist Studio. Enjoy a drink at the Cosmopolitan Club or experience the numerous walking, tramping, trekking & bike trails. Did we mention the excellent hunting, fishing & kayaking? Take a tour on the Rail Carts or simply chill out in our peaceful & safe location.

We have full facilities including Conference, B&B, Motel, Backpacker, Powered & Unpowered Caravan Sites, Secure Camping & Parking,
Internet, and Laundry & Wash-down Area.

Our Queen, Family & Twin rooms are comfortable & welcoming, located in administrative areas.

The fully equipped Residents Kitchen & BBQ/Picnic area allows family & groups to self-cater for an economical holiday (General Store onsite). Don’t want to cook? No worries – visit our Café/Dining Room or order meals from the Take Away.

RoomsEnjoy the Games & Bar Room. Curl up with a book in the extensive Library. Watch a DVD, play a board game or work those muscles with the Wii – it’s your choice.

Visit the cells; peruse the Artisans Gallery showcasing local Arts & Crafts. Wear out the children on the play equipment. Talk to the resident donkeys, mule and farm animals. (Pets welcome by arrangement, grazing facilities available.)

The ideal destination for Touring/Rally groups (Motorbike & Car Enthusiasts, Motorhomes, Pushbike, Tramping & Hunting). We welcome & can accommodate large groups and will happily discuss package deals for Accommodation/Dinner/Breakfast. Talk to us about catering Reunions, Weddings & Parties.



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