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Kawakawa Bay

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Address: Auckland, New Zealand
Phone Number: +64 9-292 8017
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Walk by the beach

Kawakawa Bay is not far away from where I live i.e. around 45 minutes drive from the busy life of Auckland. Its a lovely drive to the bay and once you reach there it takes you to... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 23 September 2016
Siham E
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Auckland, New Zealand
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Auckland, New Zealand
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43 reviews
15 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016

Kawakawa Bay is not far away from where I live i.e. around 45 minutes drive from the busy life of Auckland. Its a lovely drive to the bay and once you reach there it takes you to an enchanted world of peace and tranquility. The area offer lots e.g. lovely walk by the beach, good swim in a sunny warm... More 

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Thank Siham E
Auckland Region, New Zealand
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181 reviews
93 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

Okay so there is not loads to do here but chill and relax on a sunny day. Take in the view bring a picnic and a ball and just enjoy the peace and quiet

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Somerset, Australia
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29 reviews
12 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 May 2016 via mobile

We didn't expect to find a bay full of shells. It was absolutely stunning on the day we went. So peaceful.

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Thank Lissie E
North Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 March 2016

A wide bay with a small cove and beautiful sands. It looked popular with fishermen on the jetty and a few small boats going in and out to the little islands or water skiing out in the bay. Wonderful.

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Thank Ann B
Auckland Central, New Zealand
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89 reviews
46 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2015

It's a bay, so there is not much to say. I liked it, but not outstanding. Could be a been there, done that, place

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Lakeland, Florida
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66 reviews
25 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2015

kawakawa was not a planned trip..we found it while searching other beaches. It was a public beach with a private feeling...lonely, expansive and beautiful. A bit of a walk to Hit the beach but well worth it.

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Victoria, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2015

It's about an hour drive from Auckland downtown to Kawakawa Bay. Make sure you stop on the way at Clevedon Coast Oysters where you can buy super jumbo oyster if you are lucky.

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Thank rwg1123
Auckland, New Zealand
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166 reviews
39 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2015

As per the subject heading, this is a great place for a family picnic and much less crowded than the main spots ... probably not great on a windy or wet day. If you have forgotten something or run out of drinks, there is a dairy as well as a small shop attached to the service station to supplement your... More 

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Thank Warwick H
Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2015

We found ourselves in Auckland with a rental car and a night to fill in and were delighted to come across this little motel on our drive along the coast. Very decent proprietor who has done a good job with the rooms - lovely to have the water view out through the front glass doors and sheep paddocks out the... More 

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Thank HalSydney
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46 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2015

Fill your Calendar, there is at least 21 days in anyone's life for the Greater Auckland Region. I'd recommend any of these spots.

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