More Activity Suggestions

Adventure Forest – Glenbervie Forest tree based adventure. Climb on amazing circuits rigged from tree to tree. Grab a rope, jump, roll or swing in the air to reach the next platform, it’s awesome! Weekends, public and school holidays: 10:00 am to 5:00 pm. Weekdays by appointment only.

Fishing & exploring the coastline and islands by boat

Sea Kayaking – guided Ngunguru Inlet and Tutukaka Coast kayaking and kayak hire

Surfing – Sandy Bay, Ngunguru Bar, Ocean Beach (Whangarei Heads), Waipu Cove

Surfing Lessons & Board HireTutukaka Surf Company (Ngunguru)

Whangarei Native Bird Recovery Centre – open 10.30am-4pm Mon-Fri for visitors, however we recommend that you phone in advance to confirm accessibility

Tours Pupurangi Hire & Tour (Town Basin), Maori Tours (depart Town Basin daily)

Horse Riding at Whananaki (Tutukaka Coast) or Waipu (Bream Bay)

Wineries Longview Estate (Whangarei), Marsden Estate, Cottle Hill Winery (Keri Keri), AkeAke (Waimate North), Omata Estate (Russell), Okahu Estate (Kaitaia), KariKari Estate (KariKari Peninsula)

Arts & Crafts Workshops – Raku Pottery, Quarry Craft Co-op

Cinema – Whangarei multiplex cinema