Other activities

Ynysyfro reservoirs

If you are looking for something a little different and fun-packed, check out the activities below, perfect for groups.


Newport has a selection of fantastic golf courses which welcome societies and groups and a number of golf clubs which also cater for groups.

View the selection of golf courses available in Newport.

Supakart Newport

Supakart is a heart-pounding, adrenalin-pumping indoor kart centre where you can race in 45 mph, 200cc indoor race karts on the largest and fastest track in Wales.

The challenging track includes a tunnel, a mix of hairpins, and a 450ft bridge with cross over and an average lap time of 35 seconds!

Supakart welcomes groups and has an onsite café with hot and cold food.

Tel: +44(0)1633 280808

Web: www.supakart.co.uk

Spirit of Wales Distillery 

Discover how Welsh gin, rum and vodka are made on a tour of the distillery, followed by a tasting session. Or create your very own Welsh spirit in an immersive experience with the experts.

Tel: +44(0)1633 965035

Email: [email protected] 

Exit-60 Escape Room

Test yourself in the thrilling Escape Rooms in the city centre. You are locked in our themed room for 60 minutes and have to escape. Sounds simple? You’ll need to work together as a team to decipher clues and complete puzzles. Take your work colleagues or a group of friends along for maximum fun!

Horse Riding

There are several stables in and around Newport which offer opportunities for riding:

Beau Court Stud and Riding School

Tel: +44(0)1633 252004

Ponderosa Equestrian Centre

Tel: +44(0)1633 411777

Springfield Riding School

Tel: +44(0)1633 680610

Isca Livery Stables

Tel: +44(0)1633 420293


Ynysyfro Reservoirs

Tel: +44(0)1633 838250

Located within 1 mile of Junction 27 of the M4 and approximately ½ mile from the Fourteen Locks Canal Centre, Rogerstone, the reservoirs consist of two lakes of 16 and 10 acres, are secluded and a good head of fish is maintained by regular stocking.

Jump Adventure Park

Try the ninja warrior course, some interactive dodge ball with your friends or give the last man standing wipeout machine or jump tower a go. Launch yourself on the airbag or use the 50+ trampolines as your new playground.

Tel: +44(0)1633 358090

Quack Pack

Meirion Owen's Quack Pack provides hilariously entertaining duck herding demonstrations for the general public and corporate clients. The Quack Pack team of border collies and comical Indian Runner ducks provide entertaining, educational and interactive displays at local, regional and national shows, as well as private events.

Experience the dogs and ducks up close, and the relationship between people, herding dogs and farm animals. Learn how to control a well-trained border collie using four verbal commands, navigate energetic and eager to please runner ducks through tunnels, down slides and around obstacles in a closely knit group using your initiative and working border collies. Things do not always go to plan, which adds to the comedy.

Tel: +44(0)1267 290282

Tel: +44(0)7779 600112

Escape Charters

Tel: +44(0)1633 660488
Tel: +44(0)7890 782344

Enjoy an unforgettable sea angling adventure, and a great day out sailing the Bristol Channel.

The Escape is owned and skippered by Wayne Cook, a keen fisherman who has 24 years boating experience who can help even beginners to land that big catch! 

Barefoot Ceramics

An activity with a difference! Try pottery painting with your family or friends or for your corporate event.

Have a go at throwing a pot and painting your own design on a huge range of pottery items.

Tel: +44(0)1633 262830

Where When Wales

Where When Wales is a local club which offers activities for groups in south Wales.

Events are managed by co-ordinators to assist if a query should arise. Activities range from pony trekking and climbing, to salsa dancing and bowling. 

Tel: +44(0)1633 869700