Matakana, New Zealand

Travel Blogs from Matakana

Matakana Travel Blogs (89)
Fishing lots!, Pakiri, New Zealand travel blog

Fishing lots!

A travel blog entry by tomsontravels

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We followed Ann Marie, Mike and Jess in their car and got to Pakiri campsite at about 5.30pm. It was fully dark and we helped the others set up their tent. It had been raining but we were lucky whilst we were setting up. As Jess settled down to sleep we ...

Ranger ross, Tauharanui, New Zealand travel blog

Ranger ross

A travel blog entry by tomsontravels

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We drove to tawharanui through the pouring rain to a little secluded campsite in a national park. We telephoned the ranger and he told us to park up in the car park and we tried to hide from the wind behind a bush in a beautiful bay. We posted $20 ...


...I'm leaving on a jet plane

A travel blog entry by susan_g

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... rely on is my own personality and my backpack to help me get by on yet another trail of discovery! The only difference between leaving New Zealand this time for travel is that I have a one way ticket, not a return and to that point my emotions are ...

Surf Kayaking Goat Island, Goat Island, New Zealand travel blog

Surf Kayaking Goat Island

A travel blog entry by sfrtw

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... to get down to Auckland that night, so we drove on.  A highlight of our way down was a bakery in Matakana, between Leigh and Warksworth, the Matakana Patisserie.  It had awesome baked goods and Frank thoroughly enjoyed the Flat White ...