Taranaki – like no other
Taranaki has been judged home to the best place to live in New Zealand (North & South Magazine). Wherever you are in the world, when it’s time for a change, swap sides to Taranaki, New Zealand. This amazing part of the world offers everything you need for a lifestyle like no other – great jobs, plenty of space and a stunning outdoor environment for you to explore. The pages in this website will give you a glimpse into just why this region is such a fantastic place to live and what work is available to get you here.
South Taranaki – Alive with opportunity
On the south side of the “nose” of the North Island lies a little known paradise that is South Taranaki. South Taranaki has a lifestyle second to none. Whether you want to escape the rat race for a holiday, attend one of the region’s exciting festivals, go fishing, tramping, skiing, shopping or anything in between, South Taranaki offers it all. South Taranaki has, amazing facilities – parks, state of the art sports complex, indoor heated pool and hydro slide, cinema including 3D…
Welcome to the Stratford District! Our beautiful district is located in the heart of Taranaki, and is the gateway to Mt Taranaki / Egmont, Egmont National Park, and the Forgotten World Highway. Stratford’s glockenspiel clock tower is unique in NZ and plays a romantic scene from Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet four times a day and all streets in Stratford are named after Shakespeare’s plays and characters. A family-friendly community Stratford offers many attractions.
New Plymouth District
Information about New Plymouth District Council and the vibrant district of New Plymouth, New Zealand. New Plymouth City has been voted the best small city in the world – (Liveable Communities Awards).