Native Bird Recovery Centre
Five kilometres west of Whangarei, this complex includes a veritable village of 19th-century buildings and a museum displaying an...
Quarry Arts Centre
An eccentric village of artists’ studios and co-operative galleries where you can often pick up well-priced art and craft. To get here,...
Botanica & Cafler Park
Native ferns, tropical plants and cacti are displayed in this little council-run fernery, set on the edge of cute Cafler Park. The park...
A legendary chippie with a seafood basket ($14) that could leave you stumped.
Lonely Planet review
Next to Kiwi North, this avian hospital nurses sick and injured birds back to health. Say hi to the talking tuis.