Tag Archives: Tauranga

Memorial Park – Tauranga


Memorial Park is the central city’s premier park. The park makes up 11 hectares of land sitting next to the harbour between 11th and 7th Avenues. Features of the park include:
Two very popular playgrounds
a water fountain
Humpty Dumpty! (He’s 50 years old.)
a skate ramp (half pipe)
free barbeques
Memorial cenotaph
Memorial Pools
miniature railway and mini golf
Queen Elizabeth Youth Centre and Memorial Hall MORE

Omanawa Falls – Tauranga

omanawa falls-23June 03, 2013

Very pretty falls with the look out down a very easy to walk gravel road. Easy road for a pushchair with good sized wheels, it does get a bit steep at the bottom and the last bit is narrow stairs. But its only a hundred meters ish to the view from there. Unfortunately you can’t get to the falls them selves, but its still worth the wander. MORE

Chipmunks Tauranga


Chipmunks’ Playland and cafe’s aim is to make sure the kids have fun in our superior playlands and playgrounds, which offer the latest, safest and best play equipment available .  For all the parents out there – relax over a coffee in Charlies Cafe while the kids have fun in our New Zealand stores located in Whangarei, Pakuranga, Auckland – North Shore, Auckland – Mt Roskill, Auckland – Manukau, Auckland – New Plymouth, Taupo, Tawa, Wellington ,Tauranga,Christchurch – Cranford Street, Christchurch – Wigram, Dunedin, Nelson, Timaru and Invercargill.  2013 will be an exciting time for Chipmunks with sites secured for new stores coming to a town near you. MORE