Mangawhai Heads is a magical little seaside village with a huge personality. Mangawhai not only has great fishing opportunities to offer but also offers comfortable accommodations and activities for those non-fishing days that will keep you wanting to come back for more.
With quality vineyards, olive groves, chocolate factory and great restaurants, Mangawhai also has one of New Zealand’s top golf courses, surf beaches and a variety of breath taking coastal walks.
Whether you are fishing with us for 1 day or 1 week let us at Offshore Adventures customize your holiday to be as stress free, comfortable and enjoyable as possible. We can arrange provisioning of your accommodation, catering and organizing tours/activities for those non-fishing days.
AIRPORT TRANSFERS / RENTAL CARS
For guests flying into Auckland international airport we can arrange a private shuttle to and from Mangawhai Heads or if you want to drive yourself and explore a little more on New Zealand we can provide you with a good rental car company.
MANGAWHAI GOLF CLUB
This is a magnificent course in both winter and summer, meticulously maintained the Mangawhai Golf Club is regarded as one of the top courses in NZ.
To find out more about the Mangawhai Golf Club click on the link below: http://www.mangawhaigolf.co.nz/layouts/terraces/Template.aspx?page=home
MAGICAL MANGAWHAI WALKS – BREAM TRAIL TRACK
Enjoy the beautiful scenery that Mangawhai has to offer from the top of the ridges. The Bream Trail Track is a 2hr walk with stunning views and beautiful scenery taking you along the hill top cliffs through native bush and along pristine beaches. Views from the track look over stunning clear waters and local fishing grounds.
SURF / PADDLE BOARDING / KAYAKING
The Mangawhai area has a selection of Bar/Point breaks, beach breaks and estuary’s. Whether it be surfing the numerous surf breaks around Mangawhai or paddle boarding and kayaking the crystal clear waters of the estuary and exploring the bird life and sand dunes.
If you want to learn how to surf, take a paddleboarding lesson or just hire surf equipment Mangawhai has a fully licensed surf school. Aotearoa Surf!
If your coming to fish with us for multi-day trips and paddleboard or surf, pack your board just incase! Surf reports: http://www.surf2surf.com/reports/mangawhai
BENNETT’S CHOCOLATE FACTORY AND CAFE
Total indulgence. Let your self go and enjoy the delicious range of chocolates Bennett’s has to offer. I guarantee you wont leave empty handed.
Combining passion and vision, Bennett’s have been handcrafting their exquisite chocolates in Mangawhai since 1998.
To find out more about Bennett’s of Mangawhai click on the link below: http://bennettsofmangawhai.com/
Wine tasting, Wine Sales
Millar’s Vineyard is a boutique family owned vineyard situated on an ancient floodplain, sheltered by the Brynderwyn ranges and is influenced by cooling sea breezes from Mangawhai’s scenic coastline.
They are passionate about producing premium quality wines that reflect the uniqueness of their territory.
Millars Vineyard offers wine tasting and sales. www.millarsvineyard.co.nz
Vineyard – Winery – Bed and Breakfast
Nestled in a beautiful valley sheltered by the Brynderwyn ranges surrounded by grape vine and olive groves. Lochiel Estate offers a quite and peaceful idyllic spot for some time out. Bed and breakfast style accommodation and wine tasting and sales are available. http://www.lochielestate.co.nz/
MANGAWHAI MEAT SHOP
This has to be one of my favourite shops in Mangawhai. A family owned business producing quality cuts of meat, stunning sausages and deli products. Check them out next time your in Mangawhai. http://mangawhaimeats.co.nz/index.htm
WINED ABOUT BIKE TOURS
Cycle around Magical Mangawhai, through the stunning countryside of the Village and Heads to enjoy the local wineries, orchards, olive groves, chocolate factory, art and craft venues and other boutique outlets. Its great fun for everyone! www.winedabout.co.nz
ECHO VALLEY OLIVES
Echo Valley Olives is a family run business nestled in the sunny Echo Valley close to the township of Mangawhai a popular holiday destination.
Don and Teresa invite you to experience the ambience of their olive grove and to taste their award winning Olive Oils and Table Olives.
They are passionate about producing the finest single estate Olive Oils, which are equal to the best Europe, can offer.
Their boutique production, from single cultivars ensures the very best of quality and flavor.
Sales, tasting and grove tours can be arranged phoning or visit Teresa at the Mangawhai Market every Saturday.
Don 021 184 4598
Teresa 021 716 030