Located 30km south of Whangarei, Ruakaka is known for its stunning surf beach and Surf to Turf Races.


 Ruakaka provides the gateway to:

  • Marsden Point Oil Refinery
  • Port Marsden
  • Whangarei Racecourse
  • Marsden Cove marina and boating facilities
  • One Tree Point beaches and community
  • Takahiwai community
  • Marsden Cove

Ruakaka is currently one of the fastest growing towns in Northland!


Ruakaka Town Centre

  • Freshchoice Supermarket
  • Westpac Bank and ATM
  • Doctors, Dentist and Pharmacy
  • Many more shops and offices
  • Holiday accomodation close to beaches – Motels and Campgrounds
  • South Whangarei Police Station
  • Bream Bay College serving South Whangarei to Waipu and beyond
  • Recreation Centre and Sports Fields
  • Kindergarten and Creche
  • Library


Leave a Comment