14 ideas for summer exploring in the Bay of Plenty

From Waihī Beach to Ōpōtiki, there’s plenty to do, see and delve into in the Bay of Plenty.


Watching the sunset from Bowentown Heads. © Bayofplentynz

From exploring our cities to outdoor adventures; our top picks for family fun, insights from local insiders or the best places to eat and drink – you'll find it all on the road. 

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Summer in Anaura Bay: a simpler time

Anaura Bay, late summer, twelve old friends toast the sunset believing we are among the most blessed on the planet.

12 ideas to kickstart your summer travel plans

Summer is just around the corner! We’ve picked out a dozen fresh ideas for things to see and do around...

11 ideas for summer days in Auckland

When it’s T-shirts and togs weather in Auckland, the city sparkles with sunshine and smiling faces.

Indulge: food and drink in Nelson

The top of Trafalgar Street is well known for its bars, cafés and high-end restaurants.

10 intriguing islands to visit this summer

With 14,000 kilometres of coastline and a multitude of lakes, there are hundreds of intriguing islands scattered in and around...

Indulge: a unique Martinborough wine experience

Sipping a pinot noir in the tractor shed of the vineyard where it was grown really gives you an appreciation...

Four picks for a weekend in Wairarapa

From a unique cultural immersion tour to beautiful places to stay and, of course, food and wine, we've rounded some...

Get outside: five vineyards to visit by bike in Blenheim

The best way to get around the multitude of vineyards in this pocket of Marlborough is by bike.

Urban explorer: Ponsonby

Wealthy, good-looking and oh-so-hip, if Ponsonby was a kid you went to school with, you’d probably hate them.


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