Everything within easy reach

Already a popular destination for those looking to escape the congestion of city life and enjoy the wide-open spaces, Pokeno still provides all the comforts for a modern lifestyle and is within a short distance of everything today’s family needs to prosper. As the village expands Pokeno will offer a self-sustaining lifestyle, providing a balance where you can live, work and play - benefitting from the services and infrastructure of an urban lifestyle in a strategically located rural setting:

  • The local village provides all the essentials for day-to-day life, plus the home of New Zealand’s ‘Biggest Ice Cream’, Pokeno Bacon, and the Pokeno Country Café
  • Pokeno School, catering for pre-school, primary and intermediate age groups, has been the heartbeat of the village for generations, and plans to expand teaching capacities, sports and recreational facilities
  • There is a choice of Secondary Schools at Tuakau and Pukekohe with bus services to both
  • Gateway Business Park, covering 80 Hectares at the southern end of Pokeno, will provide significant employment opportunities for the Franklin and North Waikato regions
  • Local stores and a proposed supermarket are supported by more shops at Pukekohe, with Sylvia Park and Botany just 30 mins away for all the retail therapy you could ever wish for
  • The Pokeno Farmers Market, held every Sunday, is a popular ritual for many to come sample the home made produce, quirky nic-nacs or simply relax in the sun listening to one of the local musicians
  • Pokeno offers superb access being just 40 minutes to Auckland CBD, 55 minutes to Hamilton CBD or Thames and just 25 minutes to Auckland International Airport
  • All new sections within Pokeno Village Estate benefit from brand new infrastructure and modern technology such as high-speed fibre optic broadband

Nature’s Playground

Not only is Pokeno perfectly situated for access to the cities, but the village is also surrounded by a wealth of recreational activities all within easy reach. Spend an hour or take the whole day and enjoy the country-side as you visit the local attractions:

  • West Coast Beaches including Karioitahi, Port Waikato and Raglan Surf Beach
  • Awhitu Peninsular and Manukau Heads
  • Hunua Ranges and Falls Reserve
  • Miranda Hot Springs and Shorebird Centre
  • Firth of Thames and fishing
  • Coromandel and Bay of Plenty beaches
  • Golf Courses at Maramarua, Onewhero and Pukekohe
  • Glenbrook Vintage Railway
  • Franklin Zoo Wildlife Sanctuary
  • Hampton Downs Raceway
  • Rata Lodge Boutique Retreat and Spa

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