Far North Holdings Limited (FNHL) owns or operates the following properties:
Opua Marine Industrial Park
The Opua Marine Park is conveniently situated between the Bay of Islands Marina and Boatyard. It consists mainly of multi-tenanted industrial, commercial and retail units, and a new retail and charter base building on the Opua wharf.
The area currently accommodates over sixty business that service the marine industry.
This busy hub of the Bay of Islands marine sector hosts the hundreds of overseas vessels and their crews that arrive into Port Opua each year as their first point of entry into New Zealand. It also provides goods and services to the many visiting and local boats and crews occupying the marina, using the boatyard and enjoying the Bay of Islands.
Kaitaia Tertiary Education Campus
Kaitaia’s premium learning centre where the leading registered training providers North Tec and Kiwidotcom are transforming peoples’ lives on a daily basis. Northtec is the only Northland-based tertiary education institute that provides programmes ranging through foundation, certificate, diploma and degree levels. Kiwidotcom is a Maori private training provider registered with the NZ Qualifications Authority specialising in small business mentoring and development, and best practice governance and management.
On the Campus you can also find the National Advocacy Trust and the Kaitaia Business Association.
Paihia Maritime Building
As the recognised landmark in Paihia, the waterfront Paihia Maritime Building offers a vibrant shopping experience, booking offices for air, land and sea tours and adventures, and the iconic Hansen’s Café which is renowned for its tasty all day dining and pizzas. Positioned on the Paihia Wharf and at the foot of the town centre, the Paihia Maritime Building is the central meeting point, drop off and collection for locals and tourists alike in and around the Paihia area.
Alongside the Paihia Maritime Building, the Paihia Wharf is a popular meeting point, particularly now with the recently completed Horotutu/Our Place community park. The Wharf is Paihia’s hub of water activities with parasailing, scuba diving, different types of fishing, jet boating, private charter yachts, dinner cruises, helicopter rides, jet skis, and the commercial sightseeing and dolphin watching tours.
Car Park - Williams Road, Paihia
Ever mindful of the needs of our residents and visitors, Far North Holdings has provided a 212 car parking station right in the middle of town. Within walking distance of the shops, wharf, beach and parks, the parking prices are refreshingly reasonable, especially if you come from Auckland!