Weta Workshop’s Thunderbirds Are Go Experience



  • Go behind the scenes of Thunderbirds Are Go
  • Guided tour that shows you the miniatures and models used for the show
  • Weta Workshop is a world renowned physical effects studio

Take a peek behind the scenes of the Thunderbirds Are Go sets, you'll get up close to the models and miniatures they use to shoot the show, which is based on the original classic; Thunderbirds. The guides at Weta Workshop will teach you about the creative process and the filming of the series.

Why You'll Love This

What's Included?

  • Guided tour of the Thunderbirds Are Go shooting stage
  • Thunderbirds Are Go Collectible pin

Join the experienced Weta Workshop crew and be blown away by this Thunderbirds Are Go behind the scenes tour. You'll step onto the shooting stage of this series - based on the old classic Thunderbirds - and get up close to the realistic miniature sets and models that are used in the show. Your guides will let you in on industry knowledge, the creative process and tricks they use to make things look super realistic.

Weta Workshop are highly recognised in the physical effects industry and this tour is a must for anyone who is a fan of the show or interested in the art of set design and props.

On the Day

Session Length

Bookings are available every half an hour from 10.15am-4.15pm

The duration of this experience is 45 minutes

Closed Christmas Day (25 Dec)

Numbers on the Day

This tour runs with a maximum 20 people.

... and Importantly



    Once this experience has been confirmed, changes are at the discretion of the experience provider and arranged directly with them according to this policy:


    • Within 48 hours of the experience date: 50% of the total booking price will be refunded 
    • No Shows and Late Arrivals: Participants forfeit their experience and therefore are not entitled to a refund or to re-book
    • Participants are advised to make their own insurance provisions in case of unforeseen circumstances
    • Change of participant is not permitted
    • If you need to amend an existing booking, please contact via email bookings@wetaworkshop.co.nz at least 24 hours before your tour and state your booking reference, name and date of your original booking