Tauranga Welcomes You!

Dear Friends

Are you looking for the perfect city to settle in when you move to New Zealand? Then Tauranga and the Western Bay of Plenty is the place for you!

This city by the sea is home to a vibrant community of companies, freelancers, creatives, small businesses, families and friends.

It’s the perfect place to make a fresh start.

Do keep in touch!

Alex Barrett


Keep in Touch With Tauranga - ways to stay connected

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Pathways to Work

A community-led skills and employment hub that supports our region’s labour market needs through an effective connection of job seekers, employers and service providers

Homecoming Stories

Meet New Zealand immigrants who now call Tauranga home

Blog Stories

Nico Mulder of Trustpower

Nico Mulder of Trustpower – Tauranga’s Newest Tech Talent Import

South African, Nico Mulder, is one of Tauranga's newest tech talents. When he moved here in August 2019, he brought...
Lou Burton Content Specialist at SwipedOn

Lou Burton | Content Specialist at SwipedOn Shares her London to Tauranga Story

Lou Burton built her career in the United Kingdom combining a passion for adventure travel with expertise in content marketing....
The Recruitment Consultant Helping Fellow

The Recruitment Consultant Helping Fellow Immigrants Find Work in New Zealand

In 2016, after a career in business development within the real estate industry, Nikita Pierce bought a joinery and shop-fitting company...