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“resting place” (2 reviews)
“tamaki drive” (2 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
LOCATION
Hapimana Street, Mission Bay, Auckland, New Zealand
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"prime minister"
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"resting place"
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"tamaki drive"
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"well worth the effort"
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"waitemata harbour"
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"hop on hop off bus"
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"rangitoto island"
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"sunny day"
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"memorial grounds"
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"monument"
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"savage"
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Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

Here you can see waitemata, Rangitoto island and Auckland sky line before mission bay. There is a monument commemorating the first Labor Prime Minister Michael Joseph Beaujjis (Mar 23,1872 - Mar 27,1940). The Bastion point was not a Marori, but a demonstration of the Maori...More

Thank bosspark
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Reviewed 17 February 2018

Lovely, tranquil setting, beautifully set out. Quite a hike up the hill, mid-way on Tamaki Drive, but well worth the effort. The monument at the top, with its wonderful gardens, is the resting place of New Zealand's Prime Minister Sir Michael Joseph Savage. The memorial...More

Thank David S
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Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

This is a great place to visit. It allows you to see lovely gardens and a memorial. However it is the great panoramic views of the city and harbour that you really go for.

Thank Paul A
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Reviewed 10 February 2018

On a good day this is a great spot for a picnic. Good views out to sea and worth a visit. However, if you don't have a picnic or similar there is not much else to do and you would only need half an hour...More

Thank chris w
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Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

Great views out to the harbour. A nice place to relax and take photos on a sunny day. Parking wasn't a problem.

Thank Taylor P
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Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

Bastion Point is a hike up the hill, mid-way on Tamaki Drive, but so well worth the effort. The monument at the top, with its pristine gardens is the resting place of NZ’s loved and revered Prime Minister ( Labour) Sir Michael Joseph Savage. The...More

Thank Billytoucan
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Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

Nice view and great walk to Mission Bay! We took the hop on hop off bus - worth the trip here! Lots of great eateries and view is great even though it is winter!

1  Thank Teresa T
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Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

I am a regular here and it is a fantastic park location with quite good views of the city and harbour. Haven't given it a 5 ⭐ as the toilets are very limited as a lot of tour groups cone up here to enjoy the...More

Thank Mark_Perkins
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Reviewed 5 April 2017

This Point is a short walk from Mission Bay. It provides a gorgeous view of the harbor and the city.

Thank 265annh
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Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

We got off at bastion point on the hop on hop off bus, wonderful views of the city and mission bay. The memorial is with a look. You can walk down the path to mission beach, about a 15 minute walk, steep downgrade but difficult...More

1  Thank haileythegolden
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Response from 265annh | Reviewed this property |
to fully appreciate this area you need to be able to walk a fair bit, but you can stay on a tour bus as it drives through the area and not do a lot of walking.
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