Known as the train town of the north due the railway line running through the centre of the main street. The town is also famous for its public toilets, designed by Austrian architect Friedensreich Hundertwasser, who was a resident of the town from 1975 until his death in 2000.
Kawakawa Volunteer Fire Brigade Employer Recognition Programme
The partnership between the New Zealand Fire Service, volunteers and their employers is based on mutual benefit. Our Employer Recognition Programme aims to assist in the acknowledgement of the contribution made by employers to both the Fire Service and our communities.
While we acknowledge the support employers provide us, we do not actively endorse their products or services
The Kawakawa Volunteer Fire Brigade would like to formally acknowledge the following Employers:
Bay of Islands College
Northland Vegetation Control
Kawakawa Engineering Group
Northland Regional Council
Opua Primary School
Te Kohanga Reo O Waikare
NAVCO Construction Ltd
Gateway Garden Services
St Johns Ambulance - Kawakawa
Auckland Farmers Freezing Co. (AFFCO)