AH Reed Memorial Kauri Park
These 26m-high falls are the Kim Kardashian of NZ waterfalls – not the most impressive but reputedly the most photographed. Short walks...
The budget traveller’s answer to Waitomo, Abbey Caves is an undeveloped network of three caverns full of glowworms and limestone...
Pupurangi Hire & Tour
Offers a suite of hour-long tours of Whangarei, all with a Maori flavour, including waka (canoe) trips on the river ($35). It also...
Northland’s best restaurant offers an inventive menu that prominently features local produce, including plenty of seafood. Art-deco fans...
AH Reed Memorial Kauri Park information
Lonely Planet review
A grove of immense 500-year-old kauri trees has been preserved in this lush tract of native bush, where a cleverly designed boardwalk leads you effortlessly up into the canopy. To get here, head north on Bank St and turn right into Whareora Rd.