Ngatea Tourism, New Zealand

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Ngatea is a small town on the Hauraki Plains in the North Island of New Zealand. It is located 18 kilometres southwest of Thames and 70 kilometres southeast of Auckland. Ngatea lies on the Piako River, eight kilometres south of its outflow into the Firth of Thames. Ngatea is the 'service centre' for the farming area of the Hauraki Plains. It was established in the 1900s as a result of a unique series of canals and stop banks which drained the land and produced rich farmlands for dairy production. The town also acts as a service town for motorists travelling from Auckland to the Coromandel Peninsula and Bay of Plenty via State Highway 2. Its population in 2013 was 1248. Ngatea has two schools, Hauraki Plains College (with 709 students as of July 2016), and Ngatea Primary School (with 260 students as of July 2016).


Planning a vacation to Ngatea in New Zealand? This vacation planner will provide you with all the essential information you need. This city is located in the close proximity of a major city Raglan, New Zealand. Add Raglan to your vacation plan, it has an interesting bunch of activities to do on your visit like Waiheke Island, Sky Tower, Devonport. If you want to fly to the destination, you can choose the nearest major airport to take a flight. The nearest major airport is Raglan Airfield. A vacation to Ngatea can typically be of 1-2 days. Immerse in the spirit of the city and you'll not miss your home.

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Facts and Stats for Ngatea*

  • Cost for Essentials in Ngatea

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Ngatea

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.34 USD
    • International Movie per seat 11.72 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 47.03 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 103.74 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 74.35 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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