Dargaville is a town in the North Island of New Zealand. It is situated on the bank of the Northern Wairoa River in Northland. The town is located 55 kilometres southwest of Whangarei.
Each year it hosts such events as the Northland Agricultural Field Days, and several major surfcasting and trout-fishing competitions.
Explore the history of the North and Kaipara Harbour in Dargaville Museum. Here you will find relics from many of the area's shipwrecks. more
Tokatoka Peak (the core of a volcano 180 metres high) is situated just south of Dargaville and is a 20-minute climb. For the more adventurous there is Maungaraho Rock. Allow 30 minutes for the climb to the summit which is 221 metres high.
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Mobile-friendly - Quality 1 & 2 b/rm self contained accommodation in a country setting surrounded by attractive gardens and farmland. Private 1 & 2 brm ground floor units with own bathroom, entrance & parking. Clean, quiet and comfortable offering free WiFi and Free Breakfast, compliments of your hosts. For RATES, MAP AND PHOTO'S see our web site.
Mobile-friendly - Highfield Forest Retreat is set amongst mature native forest on the edge of Highfield Farm. The site features a luxury tent, beautiful kauri hut and an outdoor bath. Just 2.5 hours from Auckland, it makes a great weekend glamping escape.
Walk through kauri and rimu forest to four tall kauri trees growing extremely close together. The walk is a short, one-way loop that takes you through kauri and rimu vegetation to see the 'Four Sisters', an impressive stand of four tall and graceful kauri trees growing extremely close together.
Mobile-friendly - Set in 10 acres of rural landscaped grounds with excellent facilities, Matakohe Holiday Park offers a great range of warm and affordable accommodation options, an adventure playground for children, BBQ area etc. Our clean, cosy holiday-park is the ideal place to relax and unwind. Soak up the breath-taking views of the Kaipara Harbour. Right in the heart of picturesque Northland.
Paparoa Motor Camp is set in quiet rural area, walking distance to picturesque village, shopping facilities, store, service station, restaurant, friendly country pub, takeaways, cafe, antiques, bush walks, 10 min drive to Kauri Museum & 5 min to Pahi boat ramp & beach. 35 min to Dargaville & Whangarei. Plenty to see & do.
Take a 20-minute walk in Waipoua Forest to view the world’s second largest living kauri 'Te Matua Ngahere'. You get an opportunity to experience many aspects of this dynamic forest system. The forest type varies from almost pure kauri stands to mixed podocarp/hardwood, with kauri grass, kiekie, neinei and ferns in the understorey.
Mobile-friendly - Nestled on a ridge overlooking the vast Waipoua Forest, Waipoua Lodge offers luxury accommodation in an original homestead. With only four luxury guest suites we offer somewhere very special to relax and unwind whilst indulging yourself in some delicious cuisine, personal and warm hospitality, plus of course spectacular scenery of the unspoilt natural ancient Kauri Coast environment.
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Northern Wairao Boating Club. Gold coin entry. Full back-line provided. Phone - 0244896093 for more info.
Where: Northern Wairoa Boating Club, Dargaville, Kaipara
Address: Totara Street, Dargaville, Kaipara
From: 7:00pm on Saturday 25th May 2019
To: 10:00pm on Saturday 25th May 2019
Te Wairua O Matariki
Celebration of Matariki- signifying the beginning of Māori New Year. Dargaville is in celebration mode with the arrival of Matariki, a significant time in the New Zealand cultural calendar marking the beginning of ...
Where: Victoria St Reserve, Dargaville, Northland
Address: Lower Victoria St, Dargaville
From: 5:00pm on Saturday 6th July 2019
To: 11:00pm on Saturday 6th July 2019
The Developing Brain - Dargaville
Captivating audiences over 250 times per year to sell out events in New Zealand, Australia & Internationally, renowned neuroscience educator, Nathan Wallis brings his talk "The Developing Brain - The Big Picture" to ...
Where: Dargaville Town Hall, Dargaville, Kaipara
Address: 37 Hokianga Rd, Dargaville, Kaipara
From: 7:30pm on Monday 22nd July 2019
To: 9:00pm on Monday 22nd July 2019