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New bus service connects Wellsford to the Auckland transport network

New bus route 998 will provide a non-stop connection between Wellsford and Warkworth and connects with services to Snells Beach, Algies Bay, Matakana, Point Wells and Omaha as well as to the Hibiscus Coast, where you can connect through to Auckland.

This service runs hourly, seven days a week and starts on Sunday 24th February. 

In Wellsford, this service uses a new bus stop on Station Road East, and the existing bus stops on State Highway 1 near the Memorial Park. 

In Warkworth, this service uses the bus stop on Baxter Street (in front of the library) and bus stops on Whitaker Road, near State Highway 1. 

Wellsford Country Estate

Welcome to the neighbourhood

As buying property in Auckland gets steadily more expensive, it makes perfect sense to look to areas that aren't too far from Auckland but let your budget stretch much further.

With this in mind, Wellsford Country Estate is being developed on 27 hectares of gently rolling land to offer a lifestyle that combines the best of town and country, while being just an hour north of Auckland. And, house and land packages start at $576,000.

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Visit Wellsford to sponsor OWL Community Hub logo competition

We are delighted to announce that Visit Wellsford is one of 5 local Wellsford businesses to sponsor the OWL Community Hub's logo competition.

The competition is open to anyone and everyone within the community to submit logo designs and the prizes are amazing. 

$500 for the winning logo, $300 for second place, $200 for third place and a gift basket for the winner of the community's choice logo.

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