Maps of Whangarei Heads and Towns

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You approach Whangarei either by State Highway 1 to the west of the city or by air arriving at Whangarei Airport at Onerahi on the east side of the city.

The Whangarei Heads area is on the east side of Whangarei.

Take the road to Onerahi initially, then turn left to Whangarei Heads just after the Onerahi shops and supermarket, before the airport.

Whangarei Heads Road takes a major right hand turn past the Parua Bay school and shops, for Pataua continue straight ahead.

As you drive down Whangarei Heads Road, you pass through, in order, Tamaterau, Parua Bay, McLeod Bay, Taurikura, McKenzie Bay, Urquhart Bay and, at the end of the road on the east coast, Ocean Beach. (Some of those bays are not marked on the Map)

To get to Pataua South and Taiharuru, take Pataua South Road when Whangarei Heads Road turns a major right just after the Parua Bay School and shops.

For Reotahi turn right at the south end of McLeod Bay, and for Little Munroe Bay turn right from Whangarei Heads Road just before the Mt Manaia Club.

Owhiwa Road is towards the top left of the map, and joins up Parua Bay and Whareora. Turn off inland in Parua Bay a few kilometres south after the Parua Bay Tavernl. Click also Round Trip


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