Things to do in Tauranga

Tauranga has so much to offer, so why not bring your family to the conference or stay a few extra days and enjoy the local attractions.

Here's a list of fun, sporty, arty, and adventurous things to do in and around Tauranga, lovingly compiled by one of our local experts.


View of Maunganui beach, and Moturiki and Motuotau Islands from the top of Mount Maunganui on a calm day.


Getting to the conference

 Trinity Wharf is 4km from Tauranga airport. To get there:

Getting around the glorious Bay of Plenty

Why not rent a car to explore the glorious Bay of Plenty? ABC Rentals charges $50/day for the first 4 days, incl. GST, standard insurance, and 250km. Book ahead as they had a busy October 2018. Contact them at:

31d Waihi Road
0800 399 349
07 571 5966

Other car rental companies in town include Avis, Hertz, and Thrifty.