Enormous Agave Flowers by natural pool

When this plant was bought at a plant sale 5 years ago, it was only about 70cm tall. It is now roughly 2.5 meters in height and about to flower. The flower must be almost 6 meters tall now. Below are pictures we have taken of the flowers progress:

Kerikeri Garden Safari

To enjoy the height of spring gardens, the annual Kerikeri Rotary Garden Safari will be held on 30/31 October 2010. You can order safari tickets here, and book online for accommodation staying at Avalon Resort. Explore 7 acres of landscaped gardens, river, ponds and a newly built natural swimming pool all at Avalon Resort – [...]

Bay of Islands Wedding Venues – The Divine Day Out

Avalon Resort is excited to be one of the exhibitors for the Divine Day Out Bride & Groom Expo at The Centre, Kerikeri on 25 September. With our recently expanded resort facilities we can offer a romantic and private luxurious venue for weddings, receptions, accommodation and honeymoons. Come to the Divine Day to help plan [...]

Summer in the Bay of Islands

With summer ahead of us in Kerikeri and the Bay of Islands visitors start venturing north from within New Zealand and overseas.  That’s because we have a fantastic range of activities, water sports and boat trips, cultural and historical attractions, beautiful scenery and beaches – not forgetting delicious local food and wine. Come and stay [...]

Welcome to our Kerikeri Accommodation Blog

Welcome to our blog, a place for us to share news about our resort, events and things to do in Kerikeri and the Bay of Islands and where you can add your own comments or questions. Our Resort is now over 3 years old and we are pleased of our ever increasingly popularity as an [...]