An urban village in a rural setting, Pokeno continues to provide a balance where you can live, work and play:

  1. The village shops provide all the essentials, including the new Countdown supermarket, the home of New Zealand’s ‘Biggest Ice Cream’, Pokeno Bacon, and the Pokeno Country Café. The Pokeno Market is also held every Sunday
  2. Pokeno School caters for pre-school, primary and intermediate age groups, with planned expansion of sports and recreational facilities
  3. There is a choice of Secondary Schools at Tuakau and Pukekohe with bus services to both
  4. Gateway Business Park covers 80 Hectares at the southern end of Pokeno and provides significant employment opportunities
  5. Sylvia Park and Botany just 30 mins north for all the retail therapy
  6. Pokeno offers superb access being just 40 minutes to Auckland CBD, Hamilton CBD or Thames, and just 30 minutes to Auckland International Airport

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 growing number of local attractions:

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