Opononi is a beach settlement in Hokianga Harbour, in the Northland region. Opononi gained its fame in the mid-1950s from the tame dolphin Opo, who let children ride on her back. Catch a water taxi from Opononi Wharf to giant sand dunes where you can go dune surfing or walk to amazing sandstone formations. more
Accommodation in and around Opononi includes a holiday park with cabins and campsites, bed & breakfast, self-catering motels, and a resort hotel with separate budget backpacker wing.
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Welcome to Hidden Valley Horses, a must stop on your journey around New Zealand. Come and see our Hidden Valley nestled under the majestic Waima Ranges. Situated just West of Opononi, three hours drive North of Auckland and one an a half hours from Paihia and the Bay Of Islands
Mobile-friendly - Kohukohu is a unique historic village, designated as a heritage precinct, right on the Hokianga Harbour and the Twin Coast Discovery Route. It is an ideal central base for exploring the Far North. Night Sky Lodge has 5 rooms, all with ensuite bathrooms and verandah. Cosy, spacious shared guest kitchen with dining area, wheelchair accessible facilities, free Wifi.
Mobile-friendly - Okopako Lodge is situated is on a family farm and has large decks with panoramic views of the countryside, native bush and Hokianga Harbour. Okopako aims to provide reasonably priced accommodation within a rural eco-farm and gardens setting. Lodge accommodation plus camp sites.
Opononi Lighthouse Motel provides beachfront accommodation overlooking historic Hokianga Harbour with sea and garden views. It's the perfect base from which to explore historic Hokianga and the Northland region. On-site BBQ, guest laundry, WiFi. 500ms to Opononi village & 19kms from Rawene and Hokianga car ferry. 30kms from Waipoua Forest and Tane Mahuta, the giant kauri tree.
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Aroha Music Society – Duo Col Legno
Yoshiko Tsuruta (marimba), Heleen du Plessis (cello) Duo Col Legno was formed in 2014 to perform the NZ premiere of Peter Klatzow’s “A Sense of place” at the Adam Concert Room, Te Kōkī: New Zealand School of ...
Where: Turner Centre, Kerikeri, Bay of Islands
Address: 43 Cobham Rd, Kerikeri, Bay of Islands
From: 7:30pm on Thursday 23rd May 2019
To: 9:00pm on Thursday 23rd May 2019
Thirsty Thursday Jam Night
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Where: The Old Stone Butter Factory, Whangarei
Address: 8 Butter Factory Lane, Whangarei
From: 7:00pm on Thursday 23rd May 2019
To: 11:59pm on Thursday 20th June 2019
Weber Bros Circus
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Where: William Fraser Memorial Park, Whangarei
Address: Riverside Drive, Whangarei
From: 7:30pm on Thursday 16th May 2019
To: 11:59pm on Sunday 26th May 2019
The Duo Coco play acoustic blues, rock, reggae with a little pop and country thrown in, Jane Hoani is one of NZ top female blues guitarist accompanied by Henry Hoani on acoustic guitar, lead vocal, stomp box, and bass ...
Where: Rayz On the Bay, Paihia, Bay of Islands
Address: 50 Marsden Rd, Paihia, Bay of Islands
From: 5:00pm on Thursday 16th May 2019
To: 8:00pm on Thursday 4th July 2019
Coopers Beach Bowling and Social Club holds Club Day bowls every Thursday from 10am with registration by 9.30am. Visitors and new bowlers welcome with bowls available if required. We also have a Pool evening on ...
Where: Coopers Beach Bowling & Social Club, Doubtless Bay, Far North
Address: 234 State Highway 10, Doubtless Bay, Far North
From: 9:30am on Thursday 4th October 2018
To: 3:00pm on Thursday 1st August 2019
Reireis School of Reggae
Come and take a class at Reireis school of Reggae. No musical experience necessary, Reirei will show you how its done. Sit back and listen to the master or pick up a musical instrument and join in. Every Thursday ...
Where: Thirty30, Paihia, Bay of Islands
Address: 16, Kings Road, Paihia, Bay of Islands
From: 8:00pm on Thursday 21st March 2019
To: 11:00pm on Thursday 5th September 2019
1st Kamo Girls' Brigade
Girls' Brigade meets during term time from 6pm until 7.45 pm. We provide fun activities for girls aged 5 to 18 years who want to get the most out of life. Our weekly programme encourages girls to develop a range of ...
Where: Saint John's Golden Church Centre, Whangarei
Address: 149 Kamo Rd, Kensington, Whangarei
From: 6:00pm on Thursday 21st February 2019
To: 7:45pm on Thursday 7th November 2019
Zumba Fitness with Ting
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Where: Whangarei Academy of Dance & Performing Arts, Whangarei
Address: 29 Commerce St, Whangarei
From: 7:00pm on Thursday 2nd May 2019
To: 8:00pm on Thursday 30th May 2019
Food for Life - Teenager's 5-Week Course
In this block course we'll get some life long kitchen skills and meals sorted for your teenager. We will cover nutrition, healthy eating, knife skills and 5 meals including soup, salads, bolognese, baked potatoes + 3 ...
Where: The Veggie Tree, Kaeo, Bay of Islands
Address: 32 Leigh St, Kaeo, Bay of Islands
From: 3:30pm on Thursday 9th May 2019
To: 5:00pm on Thursday 6th June 2019
Autumn Harvest Exhibition
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Where: Kings Theatre Creative, Kawakawa, Bay of Islands
Address: 80 Gillies St, Kawakawa, Bay of Islands
From: 10:00am on Saturday 11th May 2019
To: 3:00pm on Tuesday 4th June 2019