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History Early History Settlements Food, Shelter & Practical survival Intertribal conflict European settlement The Waitakeres – Early History From the perspective of our warm and comfortable lives today it is difficult to imagine how it was for those early inhabitants of New Zealand. Arriving from the warmth of Hawaiiki they faced the challenge of a […]


Henderson, New Lynn, Massey

Henderson, New Lynn, Glen Eden, Massey The outer Auckland suburbs of Henderson, New Lynn, Glen Eden and Massey have shopping malls, sports and health centres, Beauty Salons, Hairdressers, Dress Boutiques, Recycle boutiques, Cafes, Licensed Restaurants, Wineries, Arts and Crafts, Galleries, Markets, Guided Tours and Accommodation.   Henderson New Lynn Glen Eden Massey Henderson     […]


Manukau Bays and Beaches

Manukau Bays and Beaches Enjoy the quieter, more peaceful bays and beaches on the Manukau Harbour.   Cornwallis Beach   Cornwallis Beach A safe swimming spot for young families. Lovely picnic spot with shady pohutukawa trees.There are no shops at Cornwallis – best to pick up any refreshments in Titirangi or Huia Store (see below). […]



Titirangi Village Escape the city to Titirangi Village in the Waitakere Ranges – this vacation guide suggests what to see and do in Titirangi Village – Titirangi Accommodation, cafes, restaurants, gift shops, Titirangi artists, art exhibitions and galleries, Titirangi markets, golf, and outdoor activities. Manukau harbourside bays and beaches West Auckland, New Zealand. Galleries, Arts […]


Areas of West Auckland

Areas of West Auckland A guide to areas of West Auckland and Waitakere locations. Places to go outside Auckland City including Titirangi Village, Waiatarua, Oratia, Henderson and Kumeu, coastal beaches, harbourside parks, bays, wineries and shopping districts. Titirangi Village Titirangi is a picturesque village nestled on the ridge overlooking Auckland’s twin harbours of the Waitemata […]