Located at the entrance to a beautiful natural harbour in the Bay of Plenty, Tauranga is New Zealand's fifth largest city and a thriving commercial centre with a passion for good food, wine and stylish shopping. Popular things to do surrounding Tauranga include surfing off the long white sand beaches on Matakana Island, climbing up Mount Maunganui for spectacular sea and city views, and visiting Lake McLaren and walking the 10-minute walk to a beautiful waterfall in McLaren Falls Park. For a cultural experience, explore the Tauranga Art Gallery, wander along the Arataki Cultural Walking Trails, or visit The Elms - one of New Zealand's oldest heritage sites. more
Home to amazing wildlife, Tauranga is a great place to enjoy a wildlife experience. Take a kayak tour to the Waimarino Glow Worm Caves on Lake McLaren. Visit the Katikati Bird Gardens or the Mount Tutu Eco-Sanctuary. Or take a wildlife cruise departing from Tauranga and swim with the dolphins.
Another great attraction in Tauranga are the blowholes on Leisure Island which is easily accessed via a footbridge from Mt Maunganui's main beach.
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Mobile-friendly - New Zealand's leading tour company in meeting the needs of mature travellers and those with special needs. We welcome, care and cater for those with special or specific needs when visiting our beautiful country. Specialised vehicles and accommodation to suit every requirement with experienced guides to accompany you every step of the way. Accessible NZ- specialised tours "For All".
Mobile-friendly - Based in Rotorua, we are family owned and operated, experienced in campervan hire, sales, repairs and maintenance. Our campervan rentals are great for weekend trips away, family holidays, or exploring our beautiful country. We also have caravans available for rent (subject to availability). ACE sets an exceptional standard - providing safe, mechanically sound vehicles that people can rely on.
Mobile-friendly - An adventure and playing field in the heart of the forest. A test against gravity, balance and agility. A fun and exciting entertainment option for the whole family or as part of a group. Each park has several levels of difficulty allowing for a different experience of pleasures, emotions and challenges.
Mobile-friendly - The Tauranga, Rotorua and Coromandel regions offers some of New Zealand’s most spectacular scenery. Deep blue lakes surrounded by volcanic and geothermal backdrops to long sandy beaches. Walk in the crater of White Island, New Zealand's most active volcano, or drop into a vineyard for lunch. Range of scenic flights and experiences allowing you to discover the region from above.
Mobile-friendly - A quality and friendly motel located just 7 minutes from the centre of Tauranga, making it the logical Tauranga accommodation choice. We are perfectly located for all sporting events, functions, shopping or just going to the movies. We even offer a courtesy van to pick you up (on request). Tauranga accommodation doesn't get any better!
Mobile-friendly - Arrow Tours is run and operated by Roger, he is competent and passionate in providing clients guided and well planned cruise tours, cultural sightseeing, small group tours and more. As one of the leading cruise ship specialists in New Zealand, they specialize in arranging guided cruise ship tours and shore excursions to Tauranga, Rotorua, Hobbiton & more.
Only 40 metres off Tauranga harbour’s edge in quiet waterside cul-de-sac. Upstairs units have water-views. 3 minutes walk to Memorial Park, children’s playground, boardwalk. Spacious, serviced & self-catering units. Fully-renovated, new bathrooms & kitchens. Free wi-fi, off-street parking, SKY TV 50+ channels. Easy 5-8 minute walk to shops, restaurants, movies, Tauranga waterfront, Free kayaks & bikes. Airconditioning in all units.
Mobile-friendly - Escape to the beautiful Bay of Plenty and enjoy the tranquillity of our spacious and affordable fully self-contained motel units and chalets, or camp sites. Relax in our hot mineral pools, revive with a refreshing walk along the beach, or just enjoy the great food and coffee at the many local cafes and restaurants in our area.
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.
Your BEST DAY EVER begins early-morning as you're welcomed aboard Bay Explorer at Tauranga waterfront. We cruise through the beautiful harbour, & past the landmark volcanic mountain Mauao. We explore the pristine Bay of Plenty coastline to watch marine wildlife. You can choose to explore even more at the islands. Optional activities include swimming, kayaks, and stand-up paddle boarding (SUP).
Bay Of Plenty Tours take you to see the best attractions that the Bay of Plenty and Waikato have to offer. From the Lord of the Rings Hobbiton movie set, through to experiencing the Maori culture in Rotorua and the amazing Waitomo Glow Worm cave system, or customised day tours on request, there are many exciting attractions in the area.
Mobile-friendly - Boscabel Lodge is a large, modern mansion overlooking rural land and the distant outline of the Kaimanawa Ranges and Mount Maunganui. Choice of two tastefully appointed fully self-contained apartments, or a spacious suite. Each with own entrance, and individual balcony or terrace area. Suitable for long-term accommodation stays. Apartments open to solar heated swimming pool, spa pool and landscaped garden.
Mobile-friendly - From majestic coastlines through to magnificent mountain views, what better way to experience New Zealand than on a Harley Davidson motorcycle. Travel through some of the world's most unspoiled landscapes and experience what our magnificent country has to offer. Full-day and multi-day tours, plus a full range of personalised tour options are available. Toll free from USA 1-866-391-4707.
Mobile-friendly - Guaranteed laughter while trying something new! With Bumper Ball you can bump into your mates while playing a variety of games. You just need at least 6 people and we'll come to you, and we're in 6 cities around NZ. Anyone from age 7 up can have a go. Minimum Rules, Maximum Fun!
Small group and personalised tour specialists based in Tauranga. Tour options include exploring the fascinating geothermal wonderlands of Waiotapu and Waimangu near Rotorua, the film set Hobbiton, Waitomo Caves, Coromandel peninsula. Air conditioned, comfortable and roomy vehicles for your day tour.
Our short term caravan hire is a great options for holidaying, business trips, retreats, or when you have visitors coming to stay. We are committed to providing clean and tidy caravans for an enjoyable and affordable hire experience with a broad range of options depending on your situation.
Mobile-friendly - Fully equipped, self-contained motorhomes for hire. Clean, comfortable vehicles sleep 2-6 and contain shower and toilet. Based on the Coromandel Peninsula or with transfers from Auckland, Tauranga and Hamilton airports. Great price, our daily rate includes everything with three-day hires ex Whitianga (Feb to Nov) and NO road restrictions.
Mobile-friendly - Warm, sparkling clean, self-contained units set in spacious grounds – easy walk to delightful Tauranga City Centre with supermarkets and the popular Bureta Bar & eatery. Swimming pool and BBQ. Close to restaurants, shops, golf-course, playground, inner harbour beach and coastal walks. Range of units. Continental breakfast available. Seasonal, corporate and pensioner rates may apply. Relax at our Tauranga motel.
Mobile-friendly - Cottage Park Thermal Motel is located in quiet park-like surroundings, handy to shopping, beaches and cafes and just minutes to Tauranga city centre. Ideal for families. Pets are welcome. We offer studio, 1-bedroom units with spa baths - interconnecting doors, two-bedroom with private thermal pools, three-bedroom, two-bedroom apartment-style units with thermal plunge-pools and budget priced self-contained cottages.
Mobile-friendly - Cruise ship shore excursions and day tours to Rotorua, Hobbiton and Tauranga. Come with us on a day filled with stunning scenery, a little adventure and lots of fun as you learn about the uniqueness that is New Zealand.
Mobile-friendly - Custom Day Tours NZ organise day tours and shore excursions from Auckland and the Bay of Plenty to Rotorua Geothermal Highlights, Hobbiton, Waitomo Caves, Taupo and Auckland area. We are your specialist team for customized tours from Ports of Tauranga and Auckland. We personally collect you from your Cruise Ship or Hotel in our luxury air-conditioned, specialized touring vehicle.
Mobile-friendly - Swim with dolphins. Our awesome Dolphin Encounters depart daily from both Tauranga and Mount Maunganui aboard our luxury high speed vessels. Fully-equipped with two decks, huge front dolphin viewing area for all passengers to enjoy the wild dolphins surfing on the bow, our boats are comfortable, stable, very family friendly. Our swim bars provide close swimming encounters with the Dolphins.
Mobile-friendly - Whether you're looking for a campervan in Queenstown, a people mover from Auckland Airport or a rental car to drive from Christchurch to Auckland, DriveNow provides you with options from New Zealand's premier vehicle hire companies. Enjoy affordable car hire, campervan hire and vehicle rental at DriveNow.
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Training - Certificate In Money Management
Welcome to a non-fee Certificate in Money Management (CMM) Thank you for your expression of interest in this NZQA Level 3 no fee Certificate in Money Management that we will be delivered in Tauranga from 16/07/2018 ...
Where: Te Wananga o Aotearoa, Tauranga, Bay of Plenty
Address: 17th Ave, Tauranga, Bay of Plenty
From: 6:00pm on Monday 16th July 2018
To: 9:00pm on Monday 26th November 2018
Armistice Day - Poppy Installation
320 large-scale poppies, painted by students from local intermediate schools, will be placed around the cenotaph at Memorial Park for the commemoration of the centenary of Armistice Day at 11am on 11 November. This ...
Where: Memorial Park, Tauranga, Bay of Plenty
Address: Devonport Road, Tauranga, Bay of Plenty
From: 11:00am on Sunday 11th November 2018
To: 6:00pm on Friday 16th November 2018
Three-Week Life Changer Women's Weight Loss & Health Retreat
The Three Week Life-Changer is as the name suggests; life changing. There is a well-known saying that “it takes 21 days to change a habit”. After three weeks, you will start seeing significant weight loss. You ...
Where: Resolution Retreats, Tauranga, Bay of Plenty
Address: 300 Rocky Cutting Rd, Tauranga, Bay of Plenty
From: 10:00am on Saturday 27th October 2018
To: 2:00pm on Friday 16th November 2018
After School Art Classes
New class time-slot just opened for these popular classes: Monday 4 pm - these are weekly classes after school for kids. Full term registrations are taken only (term 4 is a 10 week term).
Where: Young at Art Studio, Tauranga, Bay of Plenty
Address: 17th Avenue West, Tauranga, Bay of Plenty
From: 4:00pm on Monday 15th October 2018
To: 5:30pm on Monday 17th December 2018
Monday Evening Pilates
Monday Evening Pilates Mat classes. This class runs for an hour with a maximum of 8 attendee's. This class costs $15 per session and is paid by term blocks. This class is taught by a qualified senior ...
Where: Total Rehab Physio, Tauranga, Bay of Plenty
Address: 2 Jude Plce, Tauranga, Bay of Plenty
From: 5:45pm on Monday 15th October 2018
To: 6:45pm on Monday 17th December 2018
Featuring over 80 works by more than 30 artists, Beyond Geyserland highlights exceptional pieces from the Rotorua Museum art collection. Through these many artworks the exhibition charts nearly 150 years of New ...
Where: Tauranga Art Gallery, Tauranga, Bay of Plenty
Address: Cnr of Wharf and Willow Streets, Tauranga, Bay of Plenty
From: 10:00am on Saturday 15th September 2018
To: 4:30pm on Sunday 18th November 2018
Adult Jazz Dance Classes
Join us for a fun, no pressure adult jazz dance class! We do a warm up and new routine every week which incorporates new skills and covers a wide range of styles within the jazz genre! We have two sessions running ...
Where: Papamoa Sport & Recreation Centre, Tauranga, Bay of Plenty
Address: 2025 Parton Rd, Tauranga, Bay of Plenty
From: 7:30pm on Monday 15th October 2018
To: 8:30pm on Thursday 13th December 2018
Colourfield: An Installation by Emma Prill
For Tauranga Art Gallery, local artist Emma Prill has created a botanical environment on an impressive scale. Growing from the walls of the Atrium space are sprays of colourful flowers that reflect the textures, colours, ...
Where: Tauranga Art Gallery, Tauranga, Bay of Plenty
Address: Cnr of Wharf and Willow Streets, Tauranga, Bay of Plenty
From: 10:00am on Saturday 10th November 2018
To: 4:30pm on Sunday 24th February 2019
Learn Cuban Salsa - Beginners
Join Salsa Agua. Tauranga’s only Cuban-based Salsa school – it’s heaps of fun. Our amazing instructors will have you moving like you never thought you would be able to. Dancing is a great way to meet people and ...
Where: Elizabeth St Community Hall, Tauranga, Bay of Plenty
Address: 169 Elizabeth St, Tauranga, Bay of Plenty
From: 7:30pm on Tuesday 6th November 2018
To: 8:30pm on Tuesday 18th December 2018
Regular Citz Club Trivia Quiz Night. Non-club members welcome. Every fortnight Tuesday. Teams of 6 players, $5.00 entry and all monies go back to players in prizes. 80 question quiz plus picture round. Food and ...
Where: Tauranga Citizens Club, Tauranga, Bay of Plenty
Address: 170 13th Avenue, Tauranga, Bay of Plenty
From: 7:00pm on Tuesday 13th November 2018
To: 9:15pm on Tuesday 13th November 2018