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Town Basin

Whangarei, New Zealand
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Pretty crafty arty stop

Good place to break a journey North. Plenty of food choices and lots of little arty, crafty stores... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Knutsford, United Kingdom
Lions Trip

The Town Basin Is a vey buzzy place with lovely gardens, restaurants and bars, overlooking the... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Bramhall, United Kingdom
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Whangarei, New Zealand
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Reviewed yesterday

Good place to break a journey North. Plenty of food choices and lots of little arty, crafty stores. Has a big car park, good children playground, acceptable washrooms and a gently walk along the harbour edge

Thank Libby1954
Reviewed 3 days ago

The Town Basin Is a vey buzzy place with lovely gardens, restaurants and bars, overlooking the boats it a great place for a good meal and a glass of wine.

Thank Julieafuller
Reviewed 1 week ago

something different to do . nice leisure walk around the harbor basin with further walks around Pohe island and the bridge. good eating places and nice shops for some kiwiana items

Thank trainman164
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We are lucky to have such a great waterfront as the heart of our City. The Town Basin also has 2 of Whangarei's best restaurants The Quay and No 8, which both create amazing food with excellent service. They give the area a real buzz...More

Thank kaypaulam
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a scenic ,trendy happening place to meet friends or just to have a quiet coffee. Plenty of cafes, icecream shop and eateries to choose from. A great park for the kids is nearby.

Thank lulu1106
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If your traveling to Whangarei be sure to have a good look around the Town basin, lots to look at, great places to have a coffee or a meal.

Thank John H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited with our grandson. He loved playing on the playground equipment. We visited art gallery's and gift shops they were all fantastic. We stopped at quay for lunch the service and food was great. A must to do if you are in Whangarei. This...More

Thank hunkyman
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We wandered along the waterfront and around the basin. Loved the different art and sculptures along was and found some good history information also.

Thank Jules J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We first visited the Whangerei area two years ago and loved it so much, especially the town basin that we have been twice since and last time with our overseas family. We all cycled the loop, hiring bikes at the basin and this was a...More

Thank Richard R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A great mix of Edwardian and contemporary buildings alongside the Hatea River. Moored yachts, charming shops, eateries and museums.

Thank Ian C
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