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Take time out to pamper yourself in Devonport

INSIDER TIPSEnjoy the ultimate form of relaxation while you’re in Devonport. It’s time to feel good and get that healthy glow.

Great walks of Devonport- stroll and see!

INSIDER TIPSUnleash your inner explorer with a DIY walking tour. Uncover the history and hidden secrets by foot

Loved by little people – fun for all the family!

INSIDER TIPSKeep the kids entertained in Devonport’s seaside village. Check out the top spots that are family-friendly

Discover Devonport’s maritime history

INSIDER TIPSTake a journey through history and discover the fascinating  unique maritime heritage

Put away your guide book and take a tour!

INSIDER TIPSSee the best of Devonport with a local guide. Choose from horse & cart, bus, cycle and segway tours

A vibrant arts & crafts scene

INSIDER TIPSPicture-perfect Devonport is a magnet for many artists, writers, musicians and craftspeople
ALL ABOUT DEVONPORT

12 great things to do just 12 minutes from downtown Auckland

ABOUTA mere twelve minute ferry ride from Auckland’s CBD lies Devonport seaside village - a must see whilst in Auckland. The picturesque historic village boasts stunning views of Auckland city unseen from any other location and a number unique attractions.

Auckland’s best half-day or full-day trip excursion

ABOUTIf you have a short stay in Auckland and want to experience a world away from the hustle and bustle of the city, Devonport seaside village is the perfect choice. A mere 12 minute ferry ride will transport you to a small historic village on the north shore - a must see whilst visiting Auckland.

Auckland’s prettiest village – Devonport by the sea

ABOUTJust 12 minutes by ferry from Auckland’s central business district and you’re a world away in beautiful Devonport. From the breathtaking sea and city views to the stunning beaches, boutique shopping, charming accommodation and café culture – it’s no wonder it’s rated one of the top spots in Auckland.

Fascinating facts about Devonport

ABOUTDid you know that Devonport was once an island? Named after the Devonport naval base in England – Devonport is home to the Royal New Zealand Navy. Famed for its collection of Victorian villas and the earliest purpose-built cinema that’s still in existence in the Southern Hemisphere.

Devonport’s festivals and events

ABOUTDevonport hosts a fantastic range of world-class events and festivals throughout the year. It also boasts great vantage points for Auckland harbour events and the city's New Year's Eve fireworks displays. The popular NZ Sculpture on Shore is back in 2014 and is celebrating its 10th biennial exhibition.
WHAT'S ON
  • First Sunday of each month
  • Club nights and concerts Mondays 7.30pm