We invite you to discover our unique corner of Aotearoa-New Zealand. Tairāwhiti means "the coast upon which the sun shines across the water". Which is apt since, in summer months, we are the first in the world to see the sun.
There aren't many places in the world where you can down tools for an hour, drop a line in the sea, and hopefully catch some dinner.....
How two Spanish scientists fell in love, with Tairāwhiti Gisborne
Why James and Kristina call Tairāwhiti Gisborne home.
Escape to Tairāwhiti Gisborne this Labour Weekend and you’ll find it’s not just the sun that’s warm in Gizzy!
Come and join esteemed local voyager and storyteller, Te Aturangi Nepia-Clamp, on-board our taonga (treasure), the Tairāwhiti Waka Hourua, for an inner harbour experience.
The Wa165 Steam Train is full steam for an excursion to Muriwai!