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Multi Sports

An exciting Multi Sport destination

Holidaying in New Zealand is all about adventure, experiences, landscape, people, creating memories and much more. Northland’s Whangarei District is a place filled to the brim with just what you need to create those memories.

Whangarei is an exciting Multi Sport destination with a wide range of hiking trails, cycle trails and routes and kayaking opportunities just to mention a few. With a subtropical climate,  Northland is New Zealand’s warmest region and is a year-round cycling destination.


The Wild Kiwi Event

Whangarei Heads is the location for the Multisport event – the Wild Kiwi.  Check out for details.

Mountain biking

Glenbervie Mountain Biking is noted as the best mountain biking north of Auckland and is located just a few kilometers east of Whangarei. There are 46 tracks to choose from.

Glenbervie Mountain Tracks Map

Parihaka in Whangarei offers a network of mountain bike trails as well as walking/running trails.

Parihaka Mountain Bike Trails Map

Road Cycling

Road cycling is alive and well in Northland. Our beautiful scenery provides for a great experience.

Bike Northland Website


Bring your own Kayaks and explore our sheltered harbours or be challenged with a bit of open water Kayaking. Pacific Coast Kayaks are a certified local company who are always ready to help you create the ultimate adventure.

View our Kayak page