Introducing North West Country

Auckland's playground for discovery, culture, creativity, adventure, fine food and wine.

From world-class Wine and Craft Beer tastings to Gannet Colonies and Thermal Springs; Sublime Beach walks to Historical buildings; Mountain biking to world-class Cuisine; a short drive down State Highway 16 opens up exciting possibilities.

A few hours in North West Country feels like a week-long break, which is increasingly important in a world where stress is high and time-out crucial.

To help you start your exploration we've got some suggested day trips below or you can grab a Triple Harbours map to widen your horizons even further...

Adventure Country

For those seeking a little bit of adventure we have so much to offer. From mountain biking to exploring waterfalls and beaches, with great food, craft beer and local wines.

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Artisan Country

Find great ideas for a truly relaxing day, enjoying boutique shopping, art, sculpture and of course great food and wine. You'll come home feeling refreshed and inspired.

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Wine Country

The North West is home to some of Auckland's finest vineyards and breweries. Spend a day trying out some of New Zealand's best wines and food in beautiful rural settings with top class service

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Historic Country

Experience the rich history of the north west from the portage point at Riverhead where Māori and european settlers started their journey north, all the way to the township of Helensville / Te Awaroa.

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