Whangarei boasts an aquatic playground of 100 beaches, pristine harbours and off-shore islands. Enjoy the world’s best sub tropical diving, stunning walkways, or wander among an impressive array of galleries and cafes where international yachts moor near the centre of town.


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Burning Issues Gallery

Burning Issues Gallery

Arts, Culture & Heritage

Burning Issues Gallery in Whangarei’s town basin specializes in contemporary New Zealand handcrafted glass, ceramics and jewellery by Northland artists.

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Waipu Museum

Waipu Museum

Arts, Culture & Heritage, priced from $6 to $8

Waipu Museum - New Zealand’s best small museum. Breathtaking and interactive. Experience the powerful story of one of the great migrations in New Zealand’s history.…

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The Packard and Pioneer Museum

The Packard and Pioneer Museum

Arts, Culture & Heritage, priced from $15

A celebration of engineering heritage. The Packard and Pioneer Museum located in Maungatapere in Whangarei and is Northlands largest collection of vintage and classic…

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O’Neill Surf Academy NZ - tours

O’Neill Surf Academy NZ - tours

Water Activities, priced from $350 to $775

Our Surf Tours will explore remote locations where you’ll experience the joy of surfing in uncrowded conditions. Riding that first wave will stay with you…

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