Marsden Cove is Northland’s very own unique and comprehensively planned marine village conveniently located just inside the entrance of the Whangarei Harbour with a world class 236 berth Marina at its centre.

The locality of Marsden Cove is perfect for all the family, especially for those boating enthusiasts that love fishing, diving and cruising. Boaties don’t have to travel far to reach bountiful fishing and diving grounds, with all located within a short distance.  A short drive will take you to the vast and beautiful white sand beach of Ruakaka, and a little further south will lead you to the historic and quaint village of Waipu.  Come and experience this unique destination, soak in the atmosphere and enjoy all that Marsden Cove has to offer. Visit the friendly team at the Marina office on Rauiri Drive and talk to them about securing a berth at Marsden Cove Marina today.

Marsden Cove Retail

Marsden Cove also has bustling waterfront retail complex including a general store, café/restaurant,  bakery/lunch bar, hair and beauty salon, marine services, real estate agencies and fishing club.


Surrounding the Marina is an extensive residential development.  This consists of impressive waterfront and non-waterfront sections, with many well established homes and numerous others under construction.