1 Baxter Street, Warkworth
Ph (09) 425 9081
Opening Hours: Weekdays 10 am – 4 pm
The only Visitor Information centre on State Highway One between Auckland and Whangarei, the Warkworth Information Centre is a hub for visitors and locals alike. With a wealth of local knowledge and access to One Mahurangi’s online business directory, the Information Centre can provide recommendations on everything from accommodation, attractions and activities to local tradespeople, professional services, community groups and organisations.
The Information Centre is happy to make bookings for you and is a ticketing agent for InterCity bus services. Please note, the InterCity bus stop is now located just north of the Warkworth town centre. Please ask for the exact location when making a booking.
The Information Centre also provides promotional opportunities for local businesses with brochure displays and billboard space. This is an inexpensive and effective way to be seen by visitors and locals alike, and an easy way for Info Centre Manager, Alison Hitchcock and her volunteers to recommend your business. To find out more about this advertising opportunity, download the details here.
“SURFING IS FOR EVERYONE“
We have a range of services to suit all ages and experience levels with everything from locally-based kids’ camps, after-school programs, and holiday programs to overseas surf retreats for adults. We are also the preferred choice for large organisations and corporate events.
09 431 5760
Ti Point Reptile Park
New Zealand’s largest and most diverse collection of Reptiles including American alligators, Turtles and Tortoises, Tarantula Spiders, Green iguanas, Tuatara and many more! Open daily from 10am – last admission 4pm – gates close 5pm.
09 422 6021
After 10 years of development, Anthony & Sandra Grant opened Sculptureum Galleries & Gardens and Rothko Restaurant on their 25-acre property at Matakana in April 2017. Many more years have been spent collecting a vast array of artwork from around the world to display. Our Galleries & Gardens are open 7 days a week from 10am-4pm.
09 422 7375
Warkworth Golf Club
The 5578m course is laid out on a gently rolling landscape with superb fairways and ample tree cover. Water features add to the natural beauty – so come play the grand old game and enjoy your day at Warkworth.
09 425 8248
From studios to villa suites to family units, we’ve got everything you need to make your time away perfect, whether you want to dine out, order in, enjoy a homecooked meal or throw some sausages on our barbecue. All guests have access to our swimming pool, hot spa, shared barbecue facilities, and gardens, and convenient pickup for Matakana Tours.
09 422 2500
Glass Bottom Boat Tours
Goat Island, Leigh. Look, learn, play, and explore NZ’s first marine reserve! Peering through the glass, guests stay dry while viewing a thriving underwater ecosystem, teeming with reefs, fish, and other marine life.
+64 274 979 764
Goat Island Marine Discovery Centre
Located just up the hill from Goat Island beach The Marine Discovery Centre offers a variety of interactive experiences for all ages. Explore New Zealand’s marine life using our BIGEYE microscopes, living touch tank, sound tunnel, and more. There are fun activity trails for the kids and learn all about the research being undertaken at the University of Auckland’s Institute of Marine Science.
09 923 3645
09 422 6925
The Bridgehouse Lodge
Since 1854, the iconic Warkworth Bridgehouse has served generations of the local community. From its humble beginnings as a timber mill, the Bridgehouse now offers its patrons high quality food and drink in a relaxing riverside setting, along with comfortable and affordable accommodation.
09 425 8351
One of the best Auckland locations for families, offering a golf driving range, a baseball/softball practice facility, air rifle shooting, an indoor cricket machine, and a mini-golf course in a relaxed atmosphere. Open 7 Days 9.30am – 7.00pm
09 425 8393