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Tanks For Everything - Drive a Tank! - CLOSED

985 McLeans Island Road | Harewood, 8051, New Zealand
+64 3-359 1007
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Great fun

Saw this by chance and recalled seeing it on telly at some stage. Not very well signposted and... read more

Reviewed 3 March 2014
aidsnang
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Morrinsville, New Zealand
Bucket list must have

I booked this for my husband and his friends and did not know what an enjoyable day we would all... read more

Reviewed 13 January 2014
catdog13
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Sydney, Australia
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Drive a tank!Come and experience the ultimate tank adventure - and the only place in NZ where you get to drive. Find out what it is like to drive a range of ex-military vehicles from the rugged jeep, 4x4 ferret scout cars, massive armoured personnel carriers or our biggest stars the 52 tonne Centurion and 42 tonne Soviet T-55 Main Battle Tanks. Guided tour included, friendly, experienced instructors, rides available too. Guaranteed you’ll grin.
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  • Very good17%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
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2 Mar 2014
“Great fun”
12 Jan 2014
“Bucket list must have”
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985 McLeans Island Road | Harewood, 8051, New Zealand
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+64 3-359 1007
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Reviewed 3 March 2014

Saw this by chance and recalled seeing it on telly at some stage. Not very well signposted and perhaps could do more to advertise. Pays to book to ensure they are available to host you. We turned up and took our chances. Though it took...More

Thank aidsnang
Reviewed 13 January 2014

I booked this for my husband and his friends and did not know what an enjoyable day we would all have. I cannot recommend this experience enough. Great atmosphere, very knowledgeable and friendly guide and a A+ day. We booked the ultimate package and the...More

1  Thank catdog13
Reviewed 21 December 2013

This was a surprise birthday present for my wife as she had seen it on TV and mentioned she would like to try it. I had to arrange it as a surprise and the guys were an absolute pleasure to deal with from the beginning....More

Thank BTetlow
Reviewed 9 October 2013

Although this might seem like a "boys with toys" kind of thing to do girls can enjoy it too. It was a real buzz to first of all drive round in the tank on a sort of wilderness course like being in Waiouru in the...More

Thank silverthreads101
Reviewed 25 April 2013

This was a hidden gem - this made our 3 week trip to NZ complete. Awesome guided tour of retired army vehicles followed by 15 minutes of tank driving bliss. I had such a big grin that I was spitting grit out of my teeth...More

Thank Steve A
Reviewed 3 February 2013

It was awesome, very informative and so much fun driving the tank. I would recommend this to anyone who has time to take a trip out there it was well worth it.

Thank Jaqass
Reviewed 12 January 2013

This has been a dream of my mans since---FOREVER--- Back in 2011 we heard of this place in Christchurch were you can drive a tank... ACTUALLY drive it. So we jumped on the net to investigate further. We found the page "Tanks for Everything." The...More

Thank Panzer-04
Reviewed 13 August 2012

When we arrived we were given a camo outfit and helmets, suited up then Shown over each of the fleet vehicles inside & out with lots of cool stories and info about each tank (approx 6 different vehicles). The tour was approx 45mins and was...More

Thank Jenza1
Reviewed 29 December 2011

If you like tanks it's a must to drive one. A bit expensive compared with similar places in the UK. Very friendly and passionate staff, they explain you everything. With all packages, they give you an overview of all the tanks and vehicles they have...More

Thank Peterson76
Reviewed 1 June 2011

This place is a must to for that 'boys toys' elemant of your vacation. The website will tell you all you need to know but it is as good as in the category of 'mony cannot buy this experience' - well ok it does here....More

Thank keeweeboy
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