Be Local

We flat out love it here – you will too.

Enjoy the best of both worlds, a rural and coastal lifestyle, all within easy commuting distance from Auckland, Hamilton and Tauranga.

The Hauraki Plains & Shorebird Coast boasts quality education from pre-school through to secondary school, the culturally diverse region also provides top-notch amenities with quality healthcare, shopping, cafes, community gardens and incredible sporting facilities. 

Community spirit is a big part of living on the Plains, with a number of active community, sporting and volunteer groups to get involved with. Affordable housing options range from rural and lifestyle blocks, to seaside cottages, townhouses and everything in between.

Our climate is relatively moderate, with warm summers and moderate winters. The district has a fairly high rainfall although it varies across the district depending on location and topography.