Whether you are single or come with a family, there are plenty of places to eat, lots of things to do, and clubs to join to get you quickly involved in an active and welcoming community. Located centrally, Ōtorohanga is around 2 hours of easy driving from Auckland, Taupo, Rotorua, Tauranga, and Mount Ruapehu. Perfect for weekend getaways and the town’s Friday traffic is easy on stress levels! Less than an hour away you can relax in the beautiful beach communities of Kāwhia and Aotea. They are ideal for fishing, beach walks and there’s NZ’s best hot water beach at Kawhia’s tidal Te Puia Springs.
The Ōtorohanga District is chock-a-block with hidden gems like the Kāwhia Kai Festival, Art Beat Ōtorohanga and the annual Light Festival. Our local business owners are looking for new employees keen to support their growth across a number of industries. If you are looking to kick start your career or take it to the next level with your current skill set, then ‘Think Rural – Think Ōtorohanga’