The following wind farms have public access or viewing areas:
- Brooklyn wind turbine, Wellington, Meridian Energy.
- Gebbies Pass wind turbine, Canterbury, Windflow Technology.
- Te Apiti wind farm, Manawatu, Meridian Energy.
- Hau Nui wind farm, Wairarapa, Genesis Energy.
- West Wind, Wellington, Meridian Energy.
- White Hill wind farm, Southland, Meridian Energy.
Wind farm operators may arrange site visits for school or community groups. To request such a visit please contact the wind farm operator.
Alternatively, if you are a NZ-based teacher or student and you’d like to experience a wind farm, but the distance to travel is too far, why not take a virtual wind power tour with LEARNZ? The wind farm tour is available to all New Zealand teachers registered with the New Zealand Teachers Council and currently teaching in a New Zealand school.