Is famous for its great coffee, Trish is a local food artisan. Offering an ever changing blackboard menu made from fresh seasonal ingrediants.

located       Coronation Street, Upper Norsewood                                open           Daily 8am - 3.30pm

phone        06 3740749                                                                             email

Scandi Superette provides most essential items, fresh produce, a variety of Indian & Dutch food products.  Best Lolly Shop in the district. Also postal & courier service.

Operators of the community owned petrol & diesel pump.

located     19 Coronation Street, Upper Norsewood                          open         7 Days 7.30am - 6pm

phone      06 3740786

Historic 100 year old hotel, offering a full range of accommodation. Restaurant and takeaway meals. Come in and enjoy the relaxed, friendly atmosphere. Meet the locals.

located       21 Coronation Street, Upper Norsewood                         open           (click on Crown Hotel for hours)

phone        06 3740760

Is a small camping spot, suitable for motorhomes (self-contained only)

located       800 meters from Upper Norsewood, on NamokoRoad    open           All year around. There is a small charge.

An excellent spot to stop for a picnic & enjoy a stroll in the native forest. Camp in a clearing, surrounded by established native bush & a stream. Suitable for motorhomes/caravans /tents/overnight camping, water & clean toilets available.  Managed by Tararua District Council.  

located      3kms North of Norsewood, just off SH2                         open     All year around.

                  $2 donation payable at Scandi Superette Coronation Street. Max stay 5 nights.

Unique self-catering boutique accommodation. Accommodating 6-8 people. Modest two-bed railway worker huts also available. $85.00 p/night twin share plus an extra $25.00 p/p after that.

located       6 km on Norsewood-Ormondville Road.                         open           Throughout the year

phone        02108984978                                                                       email  

Meals & Functions

located       835 Matamau, Ormondville Road, Makotoku              open           7 Days

phone         027857810