The Thermal Pools, Rotorua, New Zealand
The Thermal Pools

Rotorua

Rotorua and the Bay of Plenty offer contrasting landscapes in Central North Island. Rotorua is defined by its geothermal activity while the Bay of Plenty is nearly 100 miles of golden beaches.
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Wai Ora Day Spa

Local Tip Indulge in a relaxing volcanic stone massage or a mud wrap and lotion to complete your visit to Wai Ora Day Spa.

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Skyline Rotorua - Weddings

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Saturday Morning Rotary Market

Saturday Morning Rotary Market

26 Apr

The Saturday Morning Rotorua North Rotary Market is open every Saturday of the year from 7:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. This is the largest special event in the Rotorua area. Depending on the weather, there are upwards of 3,000 shoppers who use the market. The colourful stalls and their goods are a tourist attraction as well as a source of... more »

Princes Gate Hotel Cabaret Dinner & Show

Princes Gate Hotel Cabaret Dinner & Show

26 Apr

The Princes Gate Hotel’s live entertainment roster has become something of a Rotorua legend. A tradition for fine entertainment built over decades has seen the Princes Gate Hotel become one of the hottest venues in town. Both our guests-in-residence and our local aficionados return again and again to our dinner shows. Broadway to Vegas... more »

The ABBA Show

The ABBA Show

26 Apr

Showtime Management is proud to announce the return of The ABBA Show, direct from Australia! With over 3000 international performances in 23 countries, The ABBA Show will revisit theatres across New Zealand in 2014. Performed by internationally acclaimed impersonators ABBAsolutely FABBAulous, The ABBA Show invites you on a musical journey... more »

Tauranga Farmers Market

Tauranga Farmers Market

26 Apr

Every Saturday morning, rain, hail or shine, some 50 or more stallholders representing the regions locally grown seasonal fruits and vegetables, fresh meat, smoked and fresh fish, artisan breads, hand crafted food, flowers and plants gather in the historic school grounds. As a local or a visitor to the region, experience the environment of a... more »

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Orakei Korako Cave and Thermal Park

Explore one of nature's most spectacular geothermal parks, with , geysers, hot springs and pools, lush flora and fauna, amazing silica terraces and a rare geothermal cave. more »

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Orakei Korako Cave and Thermal Park

Explore one of nature's most spectacular geothermal parks, with , geysers, hot springs and pools, lush flora and fauna, amazing silica terraces and a rare geothermal cave. more »

Rotorua Photos

Kuirau Park

Kuirau Park

Hinehopu Track

Hinehopu Track

Skyline Rotorus

Skyline Rotorus

Rotorua Waterfront

Rotorua Waterfront

The Blue Baths

The Blue Baths

Eat Street

Eat Street

The Redwoods

The Redwoods

Government Gardens

Government Gardens

Clock Tower & i-SITE Building, Rotorua

Clock Tower & i-SITE Building, Rotorua

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