See What Mangawhai Has To Offer

The magical seaside resort of Mangawhai is only 80 minutes drive north from Auckland or 50 minutes south from Whangarei.

Coastal Activities


The white sandy beaches (five within 5 minutes drive) are set in a subtropical climate. You have the choice of open ocean, patrolled surf beaches with a sheltered harbour. This allows for all kinds of water sports and coastal recreation such as beautiful walkways, giant sand dunes and a wildlife refuge, safe swimming, surfing, fishing, chartered fishing trips, diving and sailing.



Something for everyone! Enjoy the all weather world class 18 hole championship golf course, adjacent bowling green or tennis club.

Retail Therapy


The two shopping centres cater for all needs from everyday necessities such as superettes and service stations, through to specialised shopping such as gifts, books, specialised boutiques and art galleries.



You are spoilt for choice with a selection of restaurants and cafes. Most are open for brunch, lunch and dinner.