Town Basin, Whangarei

4.6
Relax at the tranquil marina of Town Basin, located at the heart of Whangarei. Admire the fishing boats and pleasure yachts bobbing on the waves, or take a stroll along the waterfront heritage walk to the acclaimed "Waka and Wave" stone sculpture. Be sure to pause at the storyboards lining this walk to learn about the town's history and rich heritage. Dine at one of the area's restaurants, or browse the boutique arts and crafts stores. You can also stop by the marina's art gallery, or let the kids run off some steam at the large neighborhood playground. By using our Whangarei trip planner , you can arrange your visit to Town Basin and other attractions in Whangarei.
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  • I have been to the movie theatres many times. The car parking is good and I like the reduced prices for seniors.  more »
  • The little shops in Town Bassin offer a bit more than the regular tourist shops in NZ. I bought some beautiful Pounamu pendants for the family and a lovely Pau Paul shell neklace for myself. It was gr...  more »
  • A pretty area with good parking, shops and opportunity for good walks past the yacht basin along the river. There is a 5k circular walk but the less energetic would enjoy strolling past the sculptures...  more »

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