Founded as Goldwater Estate in 1978, this is Waiheke’s pioneering vineyard. The tasting room sells well-stocked baskets for a picnic...
Dead Dog Bay
Wander steep pathways through rainforest, wetlands and gardens scattered with sculpture in this jealousy-inducing private property.
Famous organic reds, an atmospheric cafe, tours ($10, 35 minutes, 11.30am Saturday and Sunday) and the occasional dance party.
Island Thyme & Thymes Tables
For packaged gourmet meals, deli goodies, tempting pastries and excellent coffee, clock in on Island Thyme, downstairs. Thymes Tables,...
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Lonely Planet review
Stock up on fresh local produce and peruse local craft and secondhand knick-knacks.