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Goat Island Marine Reserve

Goat Island Coastal Walkway

Goat Island is a popular destination north of Auckland on the beautiful East Coast the area is popular with scuba divers and snorkeler's as this is a no take marine reserve dedicated to protecting marine life. The marine reserve was established back in 1975 by scientists working at the Leigh Marine Laboratory which is located on the land directly in front of Goat Island. the marine reserve is also New Zealand's oldest running marine reserve. The…
Upper Nihotupu Dam6

Upper Nihotupu Dam…

The Upper Nihotupu Dam is one of five dams that supply the city of Auckland with fresh drinking water,…
Matapouri Bay4

Matapouri Bay Loop…

Matapouri Bay is typical of many Northland beaches a quiet bay tucked in behind two rocky headlands that…
Mount Manaia2

Mount Manaia…

Mount Manaia is a stunning rock formation left over from an extinct volcano which erupted around twenty…
bridge to nowhere Wanganui

The Bridge To…

The bridge to nowhere was built in the 1930s by world war one servicemen to gain access to newly…
Quarry Gardens Whangarei

Whangarei Quarry Gardens

Nestled in the remains of a once active rock quarry the Whangarei quarry gardens are a jewel for garden lovers in the Northland Region of New Zealand and located only 5 minutes from the cbd the gardens are easily accessible for all to see. The site of the Whangarei gardens was a busy rock quarry producing aggregate for roading in the area from 1944 up to…
Flagstaff Russell

Flagstaff Hill Historic Reserve

Flagstaff Historic Reserve Flagstaff Hill is a prominent landmark in New Zealand's Northland region, located in historic town of Russell in the Bay Of Islands, Flagstaff Hill is where the British flew the Union Jack during the mid 1800s but this caused conflict with local Maori in the area. New Zealand's treaty of Waitangi was signed in 1840 just across the…
Kai Iwi Lakes Camping

Kai Iwi Lakes…

The ​Kai Iwi Lakes are located just south of the Waipoua Forest and around 35kms north of Dargaville in…
Quarry Gardens Whangarei

Whangarei Quarry…

Nestled in the remains of a once active rock quarry the Whangarei quarry gardens are a jewel for garden…
Flagstaff Russell

Flagstaff Hill…

Flagstaff Historic Reserve Flagstaff Hill is a prominent landmark in New Zealand's Northland region,…
Wharepuke Falls Kerikeri

Rainbow Falls Kerikeri River Walk

Kerikeri is a beautiful town located in Northland New Zealand, the area has alot of history behind it as a mission station was set up here in 1814 by Samuel Marsdon and later on in 1819 a second mission station was built. Two of New Zealand's oldest buildings reside in Kerikeri, Kemp House was built in 1821 by the reverend John Gare Butler as a mission…
Raumanga Valley waterfall

Raumanga Valley Reserve Water Fall

Raumanga Valley is a little hidden gem tucked away just outside of the Whangarei CBD in Northland New Zealand, this reserve resides in a populated area but is secluded by the bush clad valley and stream that runs through the reserve. The reserve is accessed through Raumanga Valley Road and drive until you see the park entrance or you can access the reserve…
Wharepuke Falls Kerikeri

Rainbow Falls…

Kerikeri is a beautiful town located in Northland New Zealand, the area has alot of history behind it as…
Haruru Falls Northland

Haruru Falls Paihia…

Haruru Falls are located in the beautiful Bay Of Islands in New Zealand's Northland region the water…
Taheke Waterfall Northland

Taheke Waterfalls…

The Taheke Waterfall Track is located in Northland New Zealand and some fourteen kms from the Whangarei…
Otago

Otago

Otago has a rich history in gold mining which peaked way back in 1860 with up to 18,000 gold prospectors descending on the landscape now days the area is a mecca for tourism with many outdoor activities available year round. Walking through many of…
cape reinga lighthouse Northland

Northland

New Zealand's Northland Region is generally known as the warmest region of New Zealand year round, and is referred to as the winter less north, the area is dominated by the beautiful coast lines of both the East Coast and the West Coast which run…
Auckland City New Zealand

Auckland

Auckland is New Zealand's largest city and there are some fantastic activities and destinations packed into the Auckland area, and the War memorial Museum in the central CBD is a great place to start the museum is located in a central location and…