The Whangarei Heads is an area of outstanding beauty. There are numerous beaches and coves to enjoy - Tamaterau, Parua Bay, McLeod Bay, Little Munro Bay, Taurikura, Reotahi, Urquharts Bay, Ocean Beach, Taiharuru, Pataua. There are several Conservation areas.
There are many activities you can do in this area, visiting Art Galleries, playing golf, water-based activites, and climbing or walking the volcanic peaks. Organised trips are available. For a map of walks, click here.
There are Restaurants and Olive Oil tastings in the area.