If you are a fan of the LOTR, Hobbit, Avatar, District 9, King Kong or other movies, you will enjoy a tour of the Weta Cave Workshop (hint: there isn't actually a cave). These are... read more
The Qualmark endorsed Weta Cave is your gateway to two immersive...
The Qualmark endorsed Weta Cave is your gateway to two immersive film-making experiences on the Miramar Peninsula:
Our Weta Cave Workshop Tour provides a unique peek behind-the-scenes through windows into our Workshop. Our story of film-making creativity is told by members of our crew on a tour full of authentic props, models and weapons from The Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit Motion Picture Trilogies, and more. They may even reveal a few of the secrets behind the movie magic!
Step onto a live shooting stage for our guided Thunderbirds Are Go Behind-The-Scenes Experience. This journey into our latest handcrafted world, reveals the authentic set pieces, props, and models that bring to life this contemporary retelling of the beloved TV classic. FAB.
A cavern of creativity, the Weta Cave shop also boasts sculptures made by the filmmakers at Weta Workshop, prop replicas, apparel, jewellery, books and more. While you’re here, take a seat for a free film about the history of film-making on the Miramar Peninsula. It screens throughout the day.
Ticket prices for either the Weta Cave Workshop Tour or Thunderbirds Behind the Scenes Tour:
Children 6-12 years: $12,
Infants (5 and under): FREE,
Family Pass (2 adults + 2 children) $60