Warbirds and Wheels
Don’t miss this unique chance to discover a world-class collection of over 30 American classic cars all meticulously restored, dating from early veterans to 1960’s classics PLUS incredible vintage warbird aircraft from every era! Immaculate and beautifully presented, this famous Wanaka collection has stories and photography of the daring escapades of wartime pilots which will enthral and impress everyone.
Our warbirds-themed retail shop offers memorabilia, toys and souvenirs you will love and to top it off the child-friendly licensed 1950s Diner at Warbirds & Wheels has a great choice of kids’ food, free jukebox, toys, kids’ games and colouring-In plus our famous Warbirds pies and the best milkshakes in town!
Adult $20, Child $5 (5-15 years), Family $45 (family is 2 adult + unlimited children of the same family). Under 5s go FREE!
Open Monday to Friday. No bookings required.
View a world-class collection of Warbirds aircraft that have a proud service record in NZ aviation history.
Discover a fine collection of privately owned classic cars and motorcycles, representing a century of automobile innovation.
Displays will be changed regularly.
Sir Tim Wallis Story
Learn about the exploits of local legend Sir Tim Wallis, and read tales of one of southern NZ's most colourful personalities. Be inspired by the life of this legendary NZ pilot, deer farmer, entrepreneur and founder of the international airshow Warbirds over Wanaka. Read more on Tim Wallis here >>
Group education visits are welcome; please contact us prior to your arrival so we can customise your visit.
Stocked with loads of exciting car and air craft memorabilia, plus souvernirs, models, clothing, toys and more.
A classic retro diner offering snacks, meals and drinks with views of the Southern Alps and Wanaka Airport. Click for menu >>>