Town Basin

Town Basin, Whangarei: Address, Phone Number, Town Basin Reviews: 4.5/5

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Napier, New Zealand4 contributions
Do the loop
May 2021 • Couples
A weekend in Whangarei and we spent the afternoon walking the loop around the town basin. Despite the showers we managed to walk all the way around without getting wet. Great little things to do on the loop and we thoroughly enjoyed it.
Written 20 June 2021
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Kirk H
Auckland, New Zealand3 contributions
Vibrant and buzzing
May 2021
This area appears to be going through some interesting changes. The addition of the Hundertwasser opening soon is going to really uplift it as a destination place. With some good galleries and cafes and popular restaurants Whangarei and the town basin will become a tourist Mecca
Written 23 May 2021
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fandingo
Auckland, New Zealand200 contributions
Beautiful art galleries, lovely setting
Mar 2021
Heaps of shops, cafes, art galleries, walkway along the water, sculpture trail, very relaxing and worth the paid parking!
Written 29 March 2021
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Sus1952
Palmerston North, New Zealand1,852 contributions
Busy, busy
Mar 2021 • Couples
This is a busy, busy area on a Sunday morning. It was extra busy when we visited as there was a running/walking race. Great atmosphere and lots of families out and about. The area has been beautifully developed with lots of artistic features. Loved the bridges and camera obscura. Definitely to be recommended.
Written 14 March 2021
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Rikmar
Whangarei, New Zealand44 contributions
Very picturesque
Feb 2021
This is a lovely setting where they’ve got some yummy cafes and restaurants. You can also just have a lovely ice cream and wander around the wharf.
Written 27 February 2021
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Kiwitravelers2013
Auckland, New Zealand43 contributions
Weekend in Whangarei
Feb 2021
What a lovely place. An asset to Whangarei . From dining shopping and the wonderful walk around the basin it is a fabulous place to enjoy
Written 27 February 2021
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Lyndell
31 contributions
Great atmosphere
Jan 2021
Nice variety of places to sit, eat, shop and huge kids playground. Love the atmosphere and with the boats and water as a backdrop.
Written 29 January 2021
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Kirstin T
Glenfield, New Zealand26 contributions
Funky and fun.
Jan 2021
There is still a lot of construction going on but the arts centre and playground are coming along and will look fab when they are completed.

The whole area is stylish and fun. A great destination if you are looking for a cafe, some shopping or just a stroll.

It's great to see locals and tourists enjoying this space.
Written 28 January 2021
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santo t
Auckland, New Zealand7,410 contributions
Nice place at the town centre
Jan 2021
As the main attraction for the town centre, visitors can see here where nearly a hundred of boats, small, medium or large moored here. It is a spectacular view in the good weather with clear sky to see how Hatea River full of moored boats. At the river front there are several good restaurants and cafes, shops, art centres, and one famous National Clock Museum. Also a nice greenbelt stretches toward the far end along this river with a new pedestrian bridge built at the end to cross smaller adjacent river. A good place for the whole family.
Written 7 January 2021
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Mollynasher
Northland Region, New Zealand67 contributions
Interesting
Oct 2020
Interesting assortment of tourist type shops, nice restaurants, not particularly cheap but a nice setting
Written 5 October 2020
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