Things to see & do

The Whangarei District is jam-packed with things to do. The hardest part of planning your holiday will be deciding which to do first!

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Spoiled for choice:

Places to stay

From quality lodges to back-to-nature camping, the selection of accommodation in Whangarei is varied and plentiful

Where to Stay

A Natural Wonder

The Poor Knights Islands

The Poor Knights Marine Reserve off the Tutukaka Coast provide outstanding world class scuba and snorkel diving, kayaking, paddle boarding along with an extraordinary history.

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Extraordinary landscapes

You're never far from the coast

Nowhere in the District is more than 40 kilometres from the coast & with the Bay of Islands an easy one hour drive, Whangarei is the ideal base for your Northland holiday. 

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