Get to know the magic of recharging your soul as you take time out in this beautiful area of the Auckland Region, which is only 30 minutes from Auckland City.
Ride the surf of Muriwai’s untamed coast. Watch the nesting gannets at Maori Bay or relax and unwind in the superb accommodation available.
Take the renowned wine trail or dine in style in some of New Zealand’s top restaurants and cafés. Experience the unique flavour of New Zealand honey.
For adventure or peaceful relaxation, back to nature or sophisticated elegance, you will find a warm and friendly welcome in south west Rodney. Take State Highway 16 - see route map below.
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Situated in the Awa Valley, the vineyard enjoys a unique climate which offers the ideal conditions for growing Merlot, Chardonnay and Pinot Noir grapes.
Proudly family owned and operated since 1916. Using this near century of winemaking
experience, the Babich Family produce great wines from NZ’s finest wine regions.
3 fully self contained cottages/apartment. Wellness therapies, adventures, lake and sea swimming, surfing lessons, walks, games, 2 hot tubs etc.
Escape Auckland city! All-inclusive countryside sightseeing tours and attractions, and our Auckland sheep farm. We'll make your time in Auckland very special!
Come and enjoy a relaxed and beautiful art and garden experience as you stroll along a gentle 1km sculpture trail set in a tranquil rural oasis just 40 minutes from Auckland City.
Join Jaison Kerr for a personalised wine tasting. 9 wines to try all from our home vineyard at Kumeu. Pinotage, Syrah, Chardonnay, Cab Sauv, Rose’, Sweet wine.
Family owned for 3 generations, Soljans stunning winery is located at the gateway to Kumeu Wine Country - Auckland's heritage wine region. Sample award-winning wines at the cellar door then enjoy exceptional New Zealand cuisine in the highly acclaimed winery cafe.
Small family owned vineyard. All our wines are made from the fruit grown on site.