The thriving Northland community of Mangawhai offers locals and visitors alike a warm, welcoming atmosphere with plenty to do and see.
Located a scenic 80 minutes’ drive north of Auckland, Mangawhai is a mere 5 kms from Mangawhai Heads; one of the region’s top holiday destinations. Within easy commuting distance of Auckland, Whangarei, Kaiwaka, Dargaville and Waipu; the township currently enjoys a permanent population of just over 2000 – making it an ideal rural retreat for those seeking a convenient quiet life that is still within reach of civilisation!
With a tagline reading ‘A little out of the way, a lot out of the ordinary’, Mangawhai truly is one of Northland’s best kept secrets. The land is characterised by rolling green hills and rich, loamy soil, while the biggest draw card remains the stunning coastal scenery. Enjoy boutique chocolate from Bennetts, enjoy the locally-produced avocados, wine, coffee, and olive oil while taking in the stunning coastal views. Who wouldn’t want to live here?!