Attractions - Hauraki Gulf

Great Boating Holidays Begin in the Hauraki Gulf!

Auckland boasts the busiest recreational harbour in New Zealand and consequently is known as "The City of Sails". It is fortunate to have on its doorstep one of the world’s largest cruising grounds. With 1500 nautical miles of coastline to explore, including numerous islands within short sailing distances providing a wide choice of anchorages and unspoilt beaches, the Hauraki Gulf provides the perfect destination for your cruising holiday. The Hauraki Gulf provides year round sailing conditions with comfortable temperatures and average wind strengths of 10 - 25 knots.    http://www.doc.govt.nz/haurakigulfmarinepark

23. The Outer Hauraki Gulf