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Oceania > New Zealand > North Island > Auckland Region > Warkworth


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Warkworth is a town in the Auckland Region, about hour's drive north of metropolitan Auckland, in the North Island of New Zealand.

Get in[edit]

Intercity Coachlines operate bus services from Auckland to Warkworth every day. Tickets can be purchased online or throughout the country at numerous agents including the i-site network.

Get around[edit]


  • Kawau Island is a short ferry trip away. There you can visit the historic Mansion House, go hiking and enjoy the colourful peacocks. Kawau Cruises runs several different boat services from Sandspit, 8 km from Warkworth.
  • Sheepworld, State Highway One (4 km north of Warkworth). Every day except 25 Dec 9AM-5PM. Shows sheep shearing and mustering and sells sheep-related goods and foods. $26.
  • Wineries include Mahurangi Estate, Heron's Flight, and Ascension.


  • Omaha Beach.
  • Horseback riding at Warkworth.





Go next[edit]

  • Leigh, including Goat Island marine reserve and Pakiri Beach
  • Puhoi, a small country village 16 km to the south, just off State Highway 1 on the way to Auckland
  • Wellsford, the next town to the north on State Highway 1

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