Northland Must Do's

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Waipoua Forest with 'Footprints' Maori guide

Here's the best of Northland - Be sure to come and experience what Northland has to offer all year round.

Maori Culture

Visit the Waitangi Treaty Grounds, paddle a 40ft Māori war canoe or take a forest walk with local Maori guides

Heritage Attractions

Visit Mission House & Stone Store, the award winning Kauri Museum or experience Kiwi and tuatara viewing at Kiwi North

Bay of Islands

Swim with dolphins in the Bay of Islands or take a boat trip through the ‘Hole in the Rock’

Kauri Forests

Stand in awe at the base of Tane Mahuta, step into Puketi Forest’s nocturnal world or encounter kiwi in the Trounson Kauri Park

Top of New Zealand

See two oceans collide at Cape Reinga, go sand boarding down Te Paki dunes or journey along the 90 Mile Beach by coach

Subtropical Diving

Spend a day at the Poor Knights Islands Marine Reserve, enter Riko Riko the world’s largest sea cave or dive one of the many wreck dives are around Northland

Luxury, food and Wine

Northland’s markets offer a local flavour; visit the cellar door at local wineries, play a round of golf at coastal courses or indulge at a day spa