• Splash-tastic at Devonport Beach

    It’s the best of summer fun at Devonport Beach. Perfect for families and conveniently located by Windsor Reserve with its large grassy area for running around and a popular children's playground.
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  • It’s play time!

    Just near the ferry terminal is the popular children’s playground at Windsor Reserve. Kids can climb, explore and swing to their heart’s content as you all enjoy the relaxing seaside village vibe.
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  • Ride around the village

    Take the family on a cycling adventure to see the sights of Devonport. Bring your own bikes or hire some from Devonport wharf. And when you need a break head to one of the grassy areas to relax.
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  • Head for the hills

    Take the kids to North Head for an adventure. Marvel at the views and the historical maritime treasures – it’s also a perfect spot for exploring the grassy trails and having a family picnic.
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Keep the kids entertained in Devonport’s seaside village. Check out the top spots that are family friendly. Start by exploring Devonport’s naval history; investigate North Head’s old bunkers and tunnels, or visit the Navy Museum for a fun family outing. Devonport’s safe swimming beaches are also popular with families. The kids will enjoy making sand castles and splashing around and you can sit back and take in the iconic surroundings of Devonport by the sea.

Fort Takapuna Devonport

FAMILY FRIENDLY Fort Takapuna is a lookout point and bunker defence site and the last of the New Zealand designed twin 6 inch gun forts in existence. The fort is below ground level as originally a dry moat surrounded the fort on all sides, with a drawbridge to provide access.

Devonport Military History Trail

FAMILY FRIENDLY Named after the Devonport naval base in England, Devonport is home to the Royal New Zealand navy and is rich in maritime history. The Military History Trail is the perfect introduction to Devonport’s historical connections with the military service and one of a kind views from Devonport’s unique military strong points.

Devonport History Trail

FAMILY FRIENDLY The History Trail is a must-do for history buffs or those wanting to further explore the fascinating history of one of Auckland’s oldest areas. Discover two volcanic cones, iconic Devonport architecture and historic sites and memorials dedicated to commemorating Devonport’s unique role in New Zealand history.

Devonport Village Walk

FAMILY FRIENDLY The Devonport Village Walk introduces you to the highlights of the seaside village: historic sites, period architecture, spectacular views and tastey treats. Taking between one and two hours to complete, this walk is perfect for those who are short on time.

Devonport Waterfront Walk

FAMILY FRIENDLY The Devonport Waterfront Walk is the perfect way to admire and explore a number of Devonport’s iconic surroundings. This walk along King Edward Parade towards North Head takes approximately 45 minutes.

Waitemata Golf Club

FAMILY FRIENDLY The Waitemata Golf Club offers affordable green fees with an easy walking park like course. We cater for golfers of all levels with 9 holes or a full 18 to enjoy. Relax in the Waitemata clubhouse after your game with great après golf fare.
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