Some areas of interest nearby (north):
Mangonui – quaint working fishing village & wharf, with some restaurants, cafes, shops, gallery, takeaways, pub, general store, etc.
Coopers Beach – beach, supermarket, shops, cafes, doctor, pharmacy, vet, hardware, petrol, mechanics.
Cable Bay – beach, ice cream, store.
Taipa – beach, hotel, shops, pub, petrol station, garden centre & car museum (a few mins north of Taipa).
Peria – art/crafts, eco-friendly store, rural village.
Karikari Peninsula – beaches, vineyard, golf course.
Awanui – historic village & kauri store.
Kaitaia – rural service town – all amenities, including shops, cinema, hospital, department stores, supermarkets, restaurants, vineyard and industries.
Ahipara – 90 mile beach.
Cape Reinga – the very top of New Zealand – iconic scenery & lighthouse. 133km (1hr 48mins drive from Mangonui Magic)
Doubtless Bay information website
NZ Tourism Guide – Northland
Northland Wineries & Wine Growers
NZ Immigration information – Northland