Explore Russell
Explore Historic Russell -On the waterfront, historic white buildings, gnarled pohutukawa trees, and an impressive Moreton Bay fig tree overlook the beach and calm bay. It’s a scenic spot for a stroll or sunset drink at one of the cafes.


Waka Paddling
Enjoy the magic and spirituality of paddling one of 50ft War Canoes (Waka).


Waitangi Treaty Grounds | Featured on Map
Visit the Waitangi Treaty Grounds to discover the history of New Zealand. But also experience Whare Toi, the carving studio providing a unique opportunity to meet traditional carvers (kaiwhakairo) and learn about this ancient art form passed down through generations.

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