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Clay Break Taupo

Open Now: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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A Taupo highlight for sure.

Eight friends and I spent the afternoon with the Clay Break team and came away with some awesome... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Wellington, New Zealand
Great destination for a girls weekend away!

Great location, great activities and amazing hospitality! We stayed in the cottage with a group... read more

Reviewed 22 September 2018
Whanganui, New Zealand
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Casual Clay Bird Shooting, just 15 minutes from Taupo NZ. For all occasions, Real Action, Any Numbers. Fun Friendly & Engaging. Shoots are by appointment only, Short notice normally OK. A "Must Do" in Taupo NZ... Clay Bird Shooting!
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1134 Poihipi Road, Taupo 3377, New Zealand
+64 800 252 927
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Eight friends and I spent the afternoon with the Clay Break team and came away with some awesome memories and nothing negative. Everything from the high-quality complimentary photos (most tourist places charge extra) and the funny, engaging, helpful guidance was excellent. Thanks again for the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 22 September 2018 via mobile

Great location, great activities and amazing hospitality! We stayed in the cottage with a group of girls for the weekend and had the best time. Close enough to town but rural enough to make you feel super relaxed. We will go back for sure!

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

Definate highlight for overall weekend in Taupo! Cheers to the brilliant hosts for providing an amazing set up and great hospitality, awesome instruction on firearm safety and loads of fun! would highly recommend this experience to anyone. Started off with a warm welcome from a...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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KelvinOConnor, Manager at Clay Break Taupo, responded to this reviewResponded 17 September 2018

Good Morning David, Thank you so much for your glowing review & kind comments. As you experienced, we are a small business, yet aim to be very accommodating when it comes to offering the thrill of Clay Bird shooting and other outdoor activities. It's easy...More

Reviewed 23 August 2018

We were a work group coming to Taupo for the weekend. We really enjoyed our morning at Clay Break Taupo. Kelvin and the team do a great job with just the right balance between safety and informality. Lots of laughs, beautiful outlook and we felt...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Bridget K
Reviewed 23 December 2017 via mobile

We love the views and hosts. We had a lot of fun shooting clays. After that we took a photo and sit down talking about New Zealand

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

Had a fantastic afternoon out with the family. Hilarity ensued with Kelvin's quick witted comments. I've never had so much fun while being mocked. Kelvin and Michelle are welcoming hosts with a great sense of humour. Would love to do it again!More

Date of experience: September 2017
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KelvinOConnor, Manager at Clay Break Taupo, responded to this reviewResponded 29 September 2017

Good Morning to you, thanks so much for your kind and complimentary review. Hosting such a lovely family as yours, was so much of a pleasure. We trust you enjoyed viewing your pictures on Facebook & that they will provide you with everlasting memories. Kindest...More

Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

Kelvin and his wife are lovely hosts with a good sense of humour. Felt very welcome and lots of easy banter. Went with 7 of my friends. Had 15 rounds of firing the gun and unlimited throws of the axe and knives. We were all...More

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank BrigietT1
KelvinOConnor, Manager at Clay Break Taupo, responded to this reviewResponded 4 April 2017

Thanks for your kind comments. It was great to host such a friendly funny group. Friends that play together... stay together, particularly at Clay Break Taupo. Thanks again so much!

Reviewed 20 January 2017

Kelvin and Michelle were great hosts. They have a beautiful place with a fantastic view to do the clay break in!

Date of experience: January 2017
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Reviewed 11 January 2017

Great Kelvin and Michelle were great hosts. We did the Clay Break. Excellent safety and instructions given. A whole lot of fun. A fantastic feature is that photos are taken of your day or activity and they are posted on Facebook for you! Highly recommend...More

Date of experience: December 2016
1  Thank bexk2013
Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

A well run business! We had a really good time and felt very safe. My first time handling a gun but felt comfortable very quickly with Kelvins instructions. I would recommend this to anyone looking for some fun in Taupo. Loved it!

Date of experience: December 2016
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9 March 2017|
Response from KelvinOConnor | Property representative |
Yes it does provided the wheel chair can travel on well groomed lawns. Kind regards