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Shakespear Regional Park

Army Bay, Whangaparaoa, Auckland 0930, New Zealand
+64 9-366 2000
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Day at the beach

What a beautiful part of the country. We enjoyed a long walk on the beach and over the paddocks. We... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Richelle E
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Auckland Central, New Zealand
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Bring he kids here for cockles picking

2nd time bringing the kids here for cockles picking. We arrive just before sunset. We almost had... read more

Reviewed 18 April 2018
edward62580000
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Army Bay, Whangaparaoa, Auckland 0930, New Zealand
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+64 9-366 2000
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"cockles"
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"heritage trail"
in 6 reviews
"protected area"
in 2 reviews
"big loop"
in 2 reviews
"picnic facilities"
in 2 reviews
"hauraki gulf"
in 10 reviews
"farm land"
in 2 reviews
"native wildlife"
in 2 reviews
"hiking trails"
in 2 reviews
"bird life"
in 7 reviews
"beautiful scenery"
in 6 reviews
"pink beach"
in 4 reviews
"nice beaches"
in 2 reviews
"walking track"
in 2 reviews
"high tide"
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"proof fence"
in 3 reviews
"walk around"
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

What a beautiful part of the country. We enjoyed a long walk on the beach and over the paddocks. We also took advantage of the BBQs for lunch. The kids played sport on the grass. And we all had a swim. This is a special...More

Thank Richelle E
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Reviewed 18 April 2018 via mobile

2nd time bringing the kids here for cockles picking. We arrive just before sunset. We almost had the beach to ourselves. The water was warm in Feb, watching the sun goes down while picking cockles... amazing

Thank edward62580000
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Reviewed 8 April 2018

The beach was very nice and sandy. The bay is protected. Large picnic area along the beach. There are several hiking trails through the hills. We went to the waterfall which was very small. However, it was a pretty hike. Nice views on the drive...More

Thank Dave_RF_WI
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Reviewed 30 March 2018 via mobile

We really enjoyed our time in this beautiful area. Gorgeous views and ocean - lovely walking trails and the weather was fabulous the day we went

Thank CAROLE K
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Reviewed 19 March 2018

This park and beach is worth the effort. Come here for a swim at high tide and it will almost feel like you are swimming in the Mediterranian. Take a picnic lunch and spend the day. Park up on the beach or settle down under...More

Thank PStockhausen
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Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

A wonderful park to visit. We stayed the whole morning here before we went for lunch. Beach, hill, walking tracks, views, birds and animals, trees and plants. BBQ facility ready to be used. Toilets and shower available too. Parking is not a problem.

Thank LilyChak
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Reviewed 16 March 2018 via mobile

We didn’t know what to expect when we drove in to Shakespear Regional Park but were delighted with what we found. A nice drive, lovely beaches, a lookout & great walking tracks! We filled a couple of hours very nicely!

Thank GippyTraveller
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Reviewed 2 March 2018

A must to visit for the scenery, quiet, swimming, bird life. Walks to delight all levels or driving as well to scenic points.

Thank joysmail
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Reviewed 28 February 2018 via mobile

A beautiful park full of families on a Sunday. Plenty of space to chill out and admire the azure waters.

Thank Jennifer T
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Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

Beautiful well maintained park with parts of beach, bush and farmlands. Its a big park with a options for walking, biking and beach activities. Huge camping and barbeque area. We did a big walk around the whole park the only part to be aware is...More

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