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Whangarei Destination Guide

Touring Whangarei in New Zealand.

Whangarei in the region of Northland with it's 50,900 citizens is located in New Zealand - some 385 mi (or 619 km) North of Wellington, the country's capital city.

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Time in Whangarei is now 07:56 AM (Monday). The local timezone is named "Pacific / Auckland" with an UTC offset of 13 hours. Depending on your travel resources, these more prominent places might be interesting for you: Woodhill, Tauraroa, Taraunui, Puwera, Portland or Rotorua. Being here already, consider visiting . We collected some hobby films in the internet. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.

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Whangarei Railway Yard Ja 1275 DC 4571 o...

05:50 min ( May 30, 2011 by CarAudioGuy21)
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DC4571 Hooks up to Ja1275 on the Return Trip back to Auckland

Kingsgate Hotel Whangarei

01:44 min ( March 07, 2012 by MillenniumHotelsNZ)
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New Zealand's northernmost city and situated across from the Whangarei marina, Kingsgate Hotel Whangarei is the ideal location for a fun filled holiday or for the business traveller. Take a short vide...

Drive Cam - Driving through Whangarei

15:01 min ( May 06, 2012 by chlybn)
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Test video from Mini Vehicle HD DVR. VGA using C10 SD Card. Morning drive through Whangarei, Northland, New Zealand

Whangarei Love it Here: Kiwi North

00:47 min ( November 22, 2011 by Whangareiloveithere)
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Kiwi North is set on 25 hectares of rolling, volcanic farmland, forest and bush, with views that overlook the city of Whangarei and the Whangarei Heads. The site features a museum, a nocturnal kiwi ho...

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Interesting facts about this location

Whangarei Observatory

Whangarei Observatory is associated with the Northland Astronomical Society (NAS), and situated in the Heritage Park grounds, off State Highway 14 in Maunu, Whangarei, New Zealand The observatory is open for public viewing evenings every month on the Saturday nearest to the Moon's first quarter phase. As well as the society's 14" Schmidt-Cassegrain telescope, members also bring along their own telescopes for public viewing.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -35.73, 174.32 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Astronomical observatories in New Zealand


Onerahi is a seaside suburb of Whangarei, New Zealand's northern most city. It is the city's only seaside suburb. It is located 9 km south-east of the centre of Whangarei, and follows the Whangarei harbour coastline until it meets the Pacific Ocean. The population was 2,100 in the 2006 Census, an increase of 96 from 2001. The suburb's main feature is Whangarei Airport, located on the large flat area at the southern end of the suburb.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -35.73, 174.32 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in New Zealand, Suburbs of Whangarei

Pompallier Catholic College

Pompallier Catholic College is a Catholic co-educational Secondary college located in the suburb of Maunu in Whangarei, New Zealand.

More reading: Pompallier Catholic College homepage
Located at -35.73, 174.32 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Educational institutions established in 1971, Roman Catholic secondary schools in New Zealand, Schools in Whangarei

Kamo, New Zealand

Kamo is a small township north of Whangarei, approximately five minutes drive from the Whangarei CBD. The name is a Māori word meaning "eyelash", but has also been said to mean "to bubble up", referring to hot springs in the area. Mount Parakiore is a volcanic dome rising 391 m to the northwest of the town. It is about one million years old, and part of the Harbour Fault which also includes Mount Hikurangi near Hikurangi, and Parahaki in Whangarei.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -35.73, 174.32 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in the Northland Region, Whangarei District

Whangarei Airport

Whangarei Aerodrome is a small airport 4NM (7.4 km) to the south east of Whangarei city, in the suburb of Onerahi, on the east coast of Northland on the North Island, New Zealand.

More reading: Whangarei Airport homepage
Located at -35.73, 174.32 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Airports in New Zealand, Buildings and structures in Whangarei, Whangarei District