Far North District

Houhora

Houhora is a city in Far North District. So far we have accumulated 7 streets in Houhora and on these streets we have added 68 real estate properties.

Houhora
External territories
Northland
City Councils
Far North District
City
Houhora
  • Houhora is a locality and harbour on the east side of the Aupouri Peninsula of Northland, New Zealand. It is 41 km (25 mi) north of Kaitaia. Waihopo, Te Raupo, Pukenui, Raio and Houhora Heads are associated localities on the southern shores of the harbour. State Highway 1 passes through all these localities except for Houhora Heads. Te Kao is 24 km north west, and Waiharara is 22 km south east. The harbour is long and narrow, mostly sheltered but with exposed sand banks at low tide. There is a deep channel along the southern shore as far as Pukenui Wharf. Mt Camel/Tohoraha (also called Mt Houhora) is a 236-metre hill forming the North Head. The South Head is a flat area. The population was 837 in the 2006 Census, a decrease of 78 from 2001.