Public toilets


Our toilets are cleaned every evening on a schedule which varies, so closing times are not set unless specified below.​ Most toilets, unless otherwise stated, are open from about 6.00am.

Public toiletOpening time
​​Anzac Parade (near boat ramp)​24/7
Orient toilets (Victoria Avenue, second block)24/7
Moutoa Gardens/Pakaitore (between Market Place and Bates Street)Dawn to 8.00pm
Aramoho Shopping Centre (140 Somme Parade)Dawn to dusk
Aramoho Cemetery (3 Papaiti Road)Dawn to dusk
​Aramoho Cemetery Chapel (3 Papaiti Road)​Open and closed as required
Kowhai Park (Anzac Parade)Dawn to dusk (winter)
Dawn to 8.00pm (summer)
​Bason Botanic Gardens (552 Rapanui Road)​Dawn to dusk (all toilets)
Whanganui East Shopping Centre (Duncan Street) Dawn to dusk
Williams Domain (between Patapu Street and Hakeke Street)Dawn to dusk
Wembley Park (Wilkie Street, gates and grandstand)Open for winter football and
events as required 
​Victoria Park (Parsons Street)​Open for cricket season only from 31 October
Durie Hill (Blyth Street)24/7
St Hill Street (Men's and Women's Rest Rooms)Limited facilities available 24/7;
full facilities open dawn to dusk
​Cooks Gardens (St Hill Street), toilets under
main grandstand 
​Dawn to dusk
Rotokawau Virginia Lake, Great North Road
City-side and lakeside tracks
Winter Gardens 

All day 
Dawn to dusk (winter)
Dawn to 8.00pm (summer)
Springvale Park (between Parsons Street and London Street)Dawn to dusk
Gonville Domain (Alma Road)Dawn to dusk
Gonville Shopping Centre (Abbot Street)Dawn to dusk
Tregenna Street (fishing wharf)CLOSED temporarily
Rangiora Street (Castlecliff Playground)Dawn to dusk
Duncan Pavilion (Castlecliff Domain, Seafront Road)Dawn to dusk (summer)
Closed for winter from 31 March
​i-SITE Visitor Information Centre (Taupo Quay)9.00am - 5:00pm (Monday-Friday)
9.00am - 4:00pm (Saturday and Sunday)
9.00am - 3.00pm (public holidays)
​Kai Iwi Beach, Mowhanau​Dawn to dusk
​​Peat Park (Peat Street)Dawn to dusk
​Hipango Park (Whanganui River access only)​24/7
​Lake Wiritoa (316 Kaitoke Road, south of Whanganui)All day
​Ototoka Beach, Ototoka Beach Road (long drop)​24/7
​William Birch Pools (State Highway 3, north of Whanganui)Dawn to dusk​


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Page reviewed: 28 Aug 2019 1:08pm