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Whangarei is a beautiful city surrounded by green mountains and rivers.  It's also Northland's only city and a short 2 hour drive north from Auckland, or a 1 hour 45 minute journey north to the beautiful Bay of Islands.

Te Matau ā Pohe

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Whangarei's iconic harbour bridge, Te Matau ā Pohe was officially opened on Saturday 27 July 2013. Inspired by the design of Māori fish hooks crafted of bone, the sleek, pale structure provides a grand entrance and spectacular exit for those arriving at and departing the Town Basin.

Whangārei Bus Services


There are a range of bus services available from the CBD to many of Whangarei's shopping centers, suburbs and beaches. You can find out more about the routes, fares and timetables below.

Empower Electrical 

Locally owned and operated by Scott Williams and Alan Draffin, Empower Electrical has gained a reputation for quality workmanship, combined with excellent fault-finding skills and has a background in marine electronics. Providing design and installation of both DC and AC systems including electronics, we are a one-stop shop for retrofits, upgrades or fault-finding. Email your enquiry below, or find us at Norsand Boatyard.


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