Te Puna Quarry Park is being developed by a dedicated band of volunteers from a disused quarry into a world class park. This old scar on the hillside has already become a place of special beauty. From the upper levels there is a spectacular panoramic view out over the Bay. MORE
Mossops Honey have been producing and packing delicious NZ honeys for over 50 years. These are available at our honey shop at Tauriko, Tauranga along with an exciting and educational live bee display. MORE
Ten minutes drive out of Tauranga City is McLaren Falls Park, 190 hectares of pastoral and horticultural parkland set alongside Lake McLaren.
The park is popular for camping, fishing, kayaking, wedding photos, picnics, bush walks and taking the kids to feed the ducks
One of the highlights of the park is the Waterfall Track where you can see glow worms after dusk. Enjoy a short, easy stroll to the picturesque waterfall and spot the glow worms on either side of the track. Part of the Waterfall Track is also pushchair friendly. MORE
No play ground but plenty of room to run around and a shallow water way to splash in. There are also some nice short walk ways through the trees.
The park is partially accessible to vehicles and is open 8am – 8pm Spring and Summer during daylight saving hours and 8am – 5pm in Autumn and Winter. MORE
Large, modern and popular playground. Mt Maunganui shops are just a couple of minutes walk away as is the beach. MORE
Simple small playground MORE
Only for use out side of school hours MORE
Nice playground in a large field MORE
Fairly large playground with a good assortment of equipment MORE
Nice playground with a boat / slide thing MORE