North Shore is a large and important Auckland suburb located just north across the Waitemata Harbour and is connected by the Auckland Harbour Bridge and the Upper Harbour Bridge. North Shore is an upmarket suburb being considered premium real estate in the Auckland region. North Shore boasts stunning sandy beaches, awe-inspiring views of the picturesque Hauraki Gulf and breathtaking views of the Auckland City Centre. more
Until the amalgamation into the Auckland 'Super City,' North Shore was its own city and the fourth largest in New Zealand. Today North Shore includes a great range of accommodation, cafes, restaurants, rental agencies and a range of activities. As well as the stunning eastern beaches, North Shore attractions include Lake Pupuke, AUT University North Shore Campus, Shoal Bay, Killarney Park and Great Barrier Island.
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Mobile-friendly - Get away from the bustle of the city. Private apartments situated in Torbay on Auckland's North Shore, only 15 mins from Auckland's CBD. Set amongst beaches and pohutakawa trees, positioned close to beautiful Waiake beach. Just a one minute walk to the beach, lots of cool cafes nearby. Great base to discover some really beautiful beaches and bush areas.
Nestled on the beautiful North Shore of Auckland, Akoranga Village is the perfect location for families and travellers. Your booking includes your own lockable private room, in-unit kitchen facilities, communal areas with television, Sky TV room, games area and free linen & internet. The village is also close to some of Auckland's best beaches.
Mobile-friendly - 40 luxury studios, all with kitchens, some with duo spa baths and lounges. Broadband, WiFi Internet, 14 digital TV channels, breakfast cafe on site. Seven restaurants with charge back facilities. Closest accommodation to Albany Westfield, North Harbour Stadium, Mega Centre, Massey University Albany and Rosedale business centre. Conference room. 45 minutes from airport, 15 minutes from city. Free car parking.
Mobile-friendly - Andelin Guesthouse offers four guest bedrooms that are elegant, spacious and restful, & feature traditional villa proportions. All rooms have their own ensuite with central-heating, heated towel rails, luxury linen, pillows, and toiletries. From a twin shower, original fireplace to a clawfoot bath to soak in, or private verandah, each room is unique and offers something special.
Mobile-friendly - Apex Car Rentals has been doing things 'the Kiwi way' for 20 years by providing exceptional customer service and respecting the different cultures we work with every day. Choose Apex for your New Zealand car hire and experience first-hand why our customers rate us the best car rental company in New Zealand.
Mobile-friendly - Auckland Co-op Taxis has the fleet, coverage, technology and the skilled drivers to get you to your destination safely and efficiently. Free meet-and-greet at the International and Domestic airports. Book online or download the Auckland Co-op Smartphone App to book and track your taxi in real time. Search 3003000 at the App Store or Google Play.
Auckland Free Walking Tours is one of the most convenient and insightful ways to explore the City of Sails. The walk leaves from the Queens Wharf Village (89 Quay Street) — daily* at 10.30am. The entire walk will take between 2.5 and 3 hours, and we’ll be walking rain or shine.
Conveniently located on Auckland's North Shore, just a short drive to beaches and City Centre. Featuring 90 units of accommodation including Motels, studio units, tourist flats, leisure lodges, cabins, bunkrooms and 40 powered campervan/tent sites. Conference Room, Indoor Pool, Spa Pool, BBQ Area, Internet/Wifi and Children's Play Area. Easy walk restaurants, shops, bus and local attractions.
Mobile-friendly - Discover what you've been missing with New Zealand's most trusted car rental brand, offering a wide range of late model cars, 4WDs and vans, available from more than 40 convenient locations nationwide. Avis rentals also include unlimited kilometres, free standard insurance, and 24-hour breakdown service from AA Roadside Assistance. You can also earn Airpoints Dollars™ when renting with Avis.
Mobile-friendly - With everyday low prices on a range of fuel efficient, quality rental car, Bargain Rental Cars lets you experience NZ in the way that works for you. With 9 branches throughout NZ, we can help with all your vehicle rentals. We also service Auckland Airport, Wellington Airport and Christchurch Airport. We also provide one way vehicle rentals.
Mobile-friendly - Barrier Air focus is on safety, outstanding customer service and reliability. We operate scheduled passenger and freight services from our two Auckland bases (Auckland International Airport and North Shore Aerodrome) to Great Barrier Island. Barrier Air is the only airline offering scheduled flight services between Auckland and Kaitaia. Barrier Air also offers competitive charter services throughout New Zealand.
Accommodation to suit all budgets. We offer you a selection of fully-furnished, self-catering apartments, units/studios and beach houses. Handy to Albany Park ‘N’ Ride & the CBD. Fully equipped and centrally located to all Auckland has to offer. Short walk to beaches, Cafes, Restaurants and Supermarkets. Our properties are well presented and beautifully cleaned ready for your arrival.
Welcome to City of Sails Tours. We'll show you the best of Auckland from a local's perspective in a small group. Enjoy breath-taking views from volcanoes and beaches. We provide custom tours to many destinations and activities in Aotearoa's North Island or choose from one of our planned or personalised tours. Let us know and we'll take you there!
Classic VW camper hire (Microbus, Transporter, Vanagon, or Kombi hire). Experience the joys of a road trip around the world-wide best tourist destination—New Zealand, driving a retro 60s, 70s or 80s VW campervan, modern T4 VW campervan or budget Mazda Bongo. Customised with unexpected features while retaining the original quirks. Each VW campervan has been prepared for comfort.
Special tours & day trips to experience both coasts of Auckland (and what lies between!). As local operators we are able to share what it's really like to live in Auckland, "our" city, which is affectionately known as; "The City of Sails".
Mobile-friendly - Top quality self catering accommodation options just minutes walk from Takapuna Beach on Auckland's North Shore. Ideal for holiday visitors, families, honeymooners and corporate transfers. Luxury holiday home with 3 double bedrooms, luxurious living areas, private gardens, and conservatory. Two spacious 2 bedroom villas with large lawn and private BBQ facilities. Long term rates available.
Mobile-friendly - Located just minutes walk from Takapuna Beach on Auckland's North Shore. 39 superbly appointed studio motel units (some with spa bath), 1 or 2 bedroom suites with cooking facilities providing top quality self-contained accommodation for business travellers and holiday visitors in a relaxed beachside environment close to Auckland city. Free Wifi internet, outdoor pool, BBQ area, guest laundry & parking.
Mobile-friendly - Handily located in peaceful Birkenhead but central to everything, a short ferry ride to downtown Auckland. Generously appointed apartments close to cafés and restaurants. We have accommodation to suit all your requirements with up market two bedroom apartments, spacious one bedroom suites (some with spa baths), all with kitchens and free broadband (WiFi) available.
Mobile-friendly - Auckland's first amazing and bizarre new world of glow in the dark minigolf. With buildings, foliage, pathways and fairways illuminated with glowing technicolour, your outing becomes a really unique and memorable event for all. And it's indoors - your fun won't be cooled off due to Auckland's whacky weather!
Mobile-friendly - A "Must Do" activity during your stay in Auckland. Segway is FUN, it's easy, we'll teach you how, and in the Historic Village of Devonport - only a 12minute ferry ride from downtown Auckland - you get to explore the history and enjoy the BEST views of Auckland and the Hauraki Gulf. Shop 19 (next to Fullers Ferry Ticket Office)
Mobile-friendly - See the world in 1600kms or so; New Zealand has it all from deserts to rainforests, snowfields to sun drenched beaches and everything in between. And the best way to see all the diversity New Zealand has to offer? From a motorcycle! Add the ultimate cool factor to your 'round the world in 1600km' holiday with a late model bike.
View the glow and richness of Maori traditions and culture forever preserved on DVD. See the Maori Haka, traditional welcome, and songs and dance. Travel back thousands of years to the coming of the Maori and watch their progress through the ages, their struggles in developing the land and the unfolding of their unique isolated culture.
Our North Shore car rental company offers a range of car rental vehicles to suit the needs of people travelling in and around Auckland North Shore or throughout New Zealand. The team at New Zealand Rent a Car on Auckland's North Shore promise a warm welcome, efficient, friendly service, with clean, safe, quality late model vehicles at competitive rates.
We offer visitors, holiday makers and immigrants short-term, quality, fully furnished accommodation to create a 'home away from home' environment. Our homes range from one-bedroom executive apartments to three-bedroom town houses to quaint country cottages. Our homes can be booked for any length of time and the rental rates are dependent on location, occupancy and length of booking.
The North Shore Coastal Walk begins at Long Bay Regional Park and weaves through the beaches and suburbs of ‘the Shore’ and out to Devonport. The route is accessible at all tides, following cliff top tracks, pedestrian shortcuts, steps and footpaths.
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Auckland Baby Expo 2019
Free tickets online until 3rd May. (Valid for single use any show day) $5 adult door sales available upon entry. Children under 16 are free. Free parking available at the venue. AUCKLAND 18th and 19th May, ...
Where: Eventfinda Stadium, Wairau Valley, Auckland
Address: Silverfield & Argus Place Entrances, Wairau Valley, Auckland
From: 9:00am on Saturday 18th May 2019
To: 4:00am on Monday 20th May 2019
Madagascar - A Musical Adventure Junior
Forty-one children with and without disabilities will share the limelight in Auckland this May in New Zealand’s first ever fully-inclusive children’s musical, Madagascar - A Musical Adventure Junior. Based ...
Where: The Rose Centre, Belmont, Auckland
Address: School Rd, Belmont, Auckland
From: 7:00pm on Thursday 16th May 2019
To: 11:59pm on Sunday 19th May 2019
Urban Country Music
Resident band backing singers. Open mic, dance floor, bar & meal available at 5.30pm.
Where: Birkenhead RSA, Birkenhead, Auckland
Address: Recreational Drive, Birkenhead, Auckland
From: 1:30pm on Sunday 17th February 2019
To: 4:30pm on Sunday 17th November 2019
North Shore Community Toy Library Sessions
We are a charity run by motivated volunteers whose aim it is to provide a wide range of educational toys and puzzles designed to aid the mental, physical and social development of pre-school children. The Toy Library ...
Where: The North Shore Community Toy Library, Mairangi Bay, Auckland
Address: 1 Sidmouth St, Mairangi Bay, Auckland
From: 9:30am on Friday 18th January 2019
To: 4:30pm on Sunday 15th December 2019
Fertility Yoga Workshop
Have you been trying to conceive? Would you like to “fast forward” your fertility journey? In this 2.5 hours practical workshop we’ll introduce you scientifically proven natural therapies to maximise your chances ...
Where: Dr Vitalis Acupuncture Auckland / North Shore, Albany, Auckland
Address: North Shore Medical Centre, 4/326 Sunset Road , Albany, Auckland
From: 12:00pm on Monday 11th March 2019
To: 4:00pm on Sunday 20th October 2019
Auckland Watercolour Society Exhibition
Welcome to our annual cash and carry exhibition. You can take your art work away at the time of purchase. It is mixed media so along with watercolours there will be acrylics and oil colours. If you would like to enter ...
Where: Takapuna Library, Takapuna, Auckland
Address: 1 The Strand, Takapuna, Auckland
From: 9:00am on Monday 13th May 2019
To: 4:30pm on Saturday 25th May 2019
North Shore Embroiderers' Guild Exhibition
An opportunity to view beautiful pieces of hand and machine embroidery created by members of the Guild, showcasing a variety of techniques ranging from traditional to contemporary. Something for everyone to admire.
Where: Mairangi Arts Centre, Mairangi Bay, Auckland
Address: 20 Hastings Road, Mairangi Bay, Auckland
From: 10:00am on Saturday 18th May 2019
To: 4:00pm on Friday 31st May 2019
Yoga Teacher Training 2019
The 200 Hour Yoga Teacher Training is dedicated to helping you establish a solid foundation to becoming an inspiring and skilled teacher. It trains you in the ancient traditional approach to yoga practice and extends ...
Where: Kawai Purapura Retreat Centre, Albany, Auckland
Address: 14 Mills Lane, Albany, Auckland
From: 5:00pm on Friday 3rd May 2019
To: 3:00pm on Sunday 8th September 2019
Join The Lost Chords and their amazing ukulele ceili fun at Master and Apprentice.
Where: Master & Apprentice, Takapuna, Auckland
Address: 136 Hurstmere Rd, Takapuna, Auckland
From: 7:00pm on Monday 20th May 2019
To: 9:00pm on Monday 19th August 2019
The Backyard Trivia Bingo
Join us for Trivia Bingo kicking off on the 8th of April. Loads of prizes to be won. First ten teams to book will receive a free pizza! Essentially, it is a hybrid quiz and bingo night, where the element of chance ...
Where: The Backyard, Northcote, Auckland
Address: 31 Northcote Road, Northcote, Auckland
From: 7:00pm on Monday 29th April 2019
To: 10:00pm on Monday 27th May 2019