Brown's Island, Auckland

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Address: Brown’s Island, near Auckland, New Zealand

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Time Required: 03:30 Hrs

Timings: 24-hrs Details

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Outdoors, Island, Water Body, Hiking Trail, Family And Kids, Water Sport, Boating, Scuba, Bird Watching

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About Brown's Island, Auckland

Browns Island, AKA Motukorea is a small island in the Hauraki Gulf. It is one the well preserved volcanoes of the Auckland Volcanic Field. Even today one can see the volcano’s main scoria cone along with its well shaped crater. The island has been an important part of Auckland's early history. Many historic sites cover a large area of the island. The sites include Maori pa sites and also early European settlement ruins. Activities on the island include kayaking, boating, bird watching, fishing, swimming and walking and hiking trails.

Brown's Island Information

  • Carrying snacks with you is recommended.

Brown's Island Ticket Prices

  • Activities, tours and equipment rental are chargeable.

Brown's Island Opening and Closing Hours

  • Activities and guided tours start usually by 9:00 am.

How To reach Brown's Island by Public Transport

  • Ferries from Auckland.
  • Many tourists sign up for a kayaking/ boating trip to the island.

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Brown's Island, Auckland Reviews

  • Very picturesque island with a few beaches and a lot of land to walk over. We took a sea kayaking tour which brought us here - it's quite a distance so be prepared!

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