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Brick Bay Sculpture Trail

Arabella Lane, Snells Beach, Auckland 0920, New Zealand
+64 9-425 4690
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Small-Group Matakana Coast Food and Wine Tour from Auckland
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Experience Art and Wine Entwined at Brick Bay. Visit the Glass House, the spectacular restaurant, home of Brick Bay Wines and gateway to the Brick Bay Sculpture Trail. Brick Bay is a boutique Matakana vineyard producing elegant estate grown wines: a renowned Pinot Gris, a vibrant Rose and intense Bordeaux-style red blends. Brick Bay Sculpture Trail winds through a remarkable native landscape, showcasing 50 works by New Zealand's leading sculptors. Open daily for wine tasting, cellar door sales, relaxed all day dining, coffee and the Sculpture Trail.
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good28%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“native bush” (24 reviews)
“glass house” (15 reviews)
“pinot gris” (13 reviews)
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Arabella Lane, Snells Beach, Auckland 0920, New Zealand
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+64 9-425 4690
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"native bush"
in 24 reviews
"glass house"
in 15 reviews
"pinot gris"
in 13 reviews
"interesting sculptures"
in 9 reviews
"water lilies"
in 3 reviews
"for sale"
in 8 reviews
"lovely walk"
in 10 reviews
"wine tasting"
in 14 reviews
"enjoyable walk"
in 3 reviews
"take your time"
in 5 reviews
"overseas visitors"
in 5 reviews
"couple of hours"
in 7 reviews
"few hours"
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"on display"
in 3 reviews
"new zealand"
in 4 reviews
"glasshouse restaurant"
in 4 reviews
"art"
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

i just love the ambiance, the atmosphere, the glass house restaurant , the vineyard setting, of course the food, but the best is the desset the hazel affogato is a must fir the happy ending.

Thank danica181
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BrickBay, Marketing & Communications at Brick Bay Sculpture Trail, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thanks for the great review! We're glad you enjoyed your Brick Bay experience :)

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We arrived in Snells Beach on a very windy day so we decided to make the trial which was a great choice to do. The trail was well sheltered from the wind, there were interesting sculptures, great views and also a light exercise climbing some...More

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BrickBay, Marketing & Communications at Brick Bay Sculpture Trail, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thanks for your review - we hope you make it back again soon!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were gifted the sculpture trail which was something we had been meaning to do for a while. We were not disappointed. The walk was delightful and well thought out. We took our time (some parts are steeper than others) so we could enjoy not...More

Thank PuhoiRiverLady
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BrickBay, Marketing & Communications at Brick Bay Sculpture Trail, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thanks for your lovely review - we're so glad you enjoyed your time exploring our Sculpture Trail!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Loved the walking track and the 50+ Sculpture Trail. A tranquil setting and easy walk through beautiful bush. After relax in their winery and cafe. The lake looked beautiful with flowering lilypads. The music hidden and playing amongst the trees gives a feeling of pure...More

Thank cowanpc
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BrickBay, Marketing & Communications at Brick Bay Sculpture Trail, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for your great review! We hope you visit us again soon :)

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

U3A is for seniors and as such this was a great opportunity to take a lovely stroll enjoying the sculptures flora fauna and bird life. There were quite a few interesting places to have a rest ie comfortable benches and seats. We also enjoyed a...More

Thank 380maureen
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BrickBay, Marketing & Communications at Brick Bay Sculpture Trail, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Sounds like you had a fabulous day out! We're so glad you visited Brick Bay and enjoyed your experience here with us :)

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

These are exceptional sculptures and the wonderful surprise of music which we eventually arrived at with many speakers playing the Miserere - stunning!

Thank Hilary F
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BrickBay, Marketing & Communications at Brick Bay Sculpture Trail, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We're so glad you enjoyed your experience on the Sculpture Trail! Miserere Mei is one of the many highlights :)

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I spent a lovely afternoon at Brick Bay Vineyard looking firstly at the sculptures and then enjoying a lovely lunch. The sculptures are interesting-there are 63 of them, with some being a little way out for our liking with others being much...More

Thank Mike W
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BrickBay, Marketing & Communications at Brick Bay Sculpture Trail, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for your lovely review - do come back again soon!

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Reviewed 9 March 2018 via mobile

Despite living around the corner, this was our first visit. The ambience is great as was the tapas and coffee. We walked around the artwork, allow an hour, before finishing off with a divine dessert. Definitely worth a visit.

Thank Kevinfrancis65
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BrickBay, Marketing & Communications at Brick Bay Sculpture Trail, responded to this reviewResponded 13 March 2018

Thanks for the great review! Make sure you visit again soon :)

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Reviewed 4 March 2018

A really enjoyable short walk with art work dotted around on the paths , in the water and in the trees. Some interactive work and works for sale . The new cafe is a great addition

Thank nzdrdh
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BrickBay, Marketing & Communications at Brick Bay Sculpture Trail, responded to this reviewResponded 5 March 2018

Thanks for your great review - visit again soon!

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Reviewed 2 March 2018

We spent a couple of days in Matakana and on our way to our next destination we called in at Brick Bay to pass a bit of time as the weather was really mixed. We were greeted by a very friendly and welcoming front of...More

Thank Bootle45
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BrickBay, Marketing & Communications at Brick Bay Sculpture Trail, responded to this reviewResponded 5 March 2018

Thanks for your lovely review - safe travels and we hope you visit again one day!

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jbsmoonriver
29 November 2017|
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Response from BrickBay | Property representative |
Hi there, Brick Bay is open throughout the holiday period with the exception of closures on Sunday 24th December and Monday 25th December. Thanks :)
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AbNZ55
21 May 2017|
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Response from BrickBay | Property representative |
Yes they sure are!
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Jangtipon
18 March 2016|
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Response from BrickBay | Property representative |
Hi there, thanks for your enquiry. We are open daily from 10am until 5pm, with the last trail entry at 4pm. Trail ticket prices are as follows: Adults $12 Seniors (65 year+) $10 Students (with... More
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