Beachlands is located on the "Pohutukawa Coast" and in close proximity to Maraetai. These areas are popular for families who may work or study in the city, east or south and who also appreciate the incredible lifestyle options on offer within the local area. It's approximately 42km or a 40 minute drive to the city - and the Pine Harbour Ferry to the CBD is also available for an inspirational 30 minute journey to start your day!
There are several schools, shopping and entertainment facilities available within the local area and adjoining suburbs. Buses provide access to colleges such as Howick College and Botany Downs Secondary College as well as special character schools such as Elim Christian College, Sancta Maria College, Saint Kentigern College and Star of the Sea primary school.
On the weekend popular attractions include Sunkist Bay Beach, Shelly Beach and Snapper Rock. The Domain is the small park in the centre of Beachlands on the corner of Beachlands Road, Sunkist Bay Road and Karaka Road. Offshore, Motukaraka Island (also known as Flat Top Island or Flat Island) is located near the entrance to Pine Harbour Marina and is accessible at low tide. It is a short walk from the shore.
The area has a good mix of character and large, modern family homes. Ever popular, the area continues to generate very strong interest in today's market.