Wattle Downs Tourism

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Wattle Downs is a suburb of the former Manukau City, Auckland, in northern New Zealand. The suburb is located on the Mahia Park peninsula on the Manukau Harbour, along with Wattle Cove. It is 25 kilometres south of Auckland CBD and 10 kilometres south of Manukau City.


Find the best activities, restaurants and things to do in Wattle Downs, New Zealand. Explore Wattle Downs travel guide before you plan your trip here. Wattle Downs is located at a short trip away from Auckland a major city in New Zealand. Auckland, is a worth visiting city owing to its prime attractions like Waiheke Island, Sky Tower, Devonport. 1-2 days is an ideal duration of visit to Wattle Downs.

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Facts and Stats for Wattle Downs*

  • Pollution Statistics in Wattle Downs

    Know the pollution level of Wattle Downs before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 19.74 (Very Low)
    • Water Pollution 37.85 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 36.27 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 29.51 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 18.75 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 25.7 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 20 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 14.58 (Very Low)
  • Wattle Downs: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Wattle Downs for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Wattle Downs.

    • Burglary and Theft 51.47 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 41.96 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 44.21 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 23.27 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 45.47 (Moderate)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 54.56 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 41.67 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 55.2 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 76.23 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 43.9 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 44.39 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 33.21 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 57.32 (Moderate)
  • Living in Wattle Downs - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Wattle Downs is 171.1 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 54.07 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 99.95 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 27.41 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 39.49 (Moderate)
    • Cost of Living Index 85.37 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 72.51 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 11.64 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 99.85 (High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Wattle Downs

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Wattle Downs

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.62 USD
    • International Movie per seat 12.92 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 43.9 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 98.75 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 73.21 USD

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

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