Te Puke | Kiwifruit Capital of the World
Te Puke is a town located 28 kilometres southeast of Tauranga in the
Western Bay of Plenty region of New Zealand.

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World's Kiwifruit Capital


The Kiwifruit Capital of the World, Te Puke is part of the Bay of Plenty region and conveniently located a short drive from its major centres – Tauranga, Rotorua and Whakatane.

New Zealand’s booming kiwifruit industry had its beginnings here. It’s now a major export crop: hundreds of local growers produce millions of trays of the traditional ‘Green’ and the luscious ‘Gold’ that are shipped out worldwide.

Te Puke has a thriving farming sector - based on dairying, cattle, deer and sheep. It is also known for honey and bee-related health products such as propolis ...

About Te Puke

Te PukeThe future of Te Puke looks bright. The main street is thriving as a boutique retail area with shoppers coming from all over the Bay to enjoy the friendly service and easy parking.

Real estate sales are at an all time high. One of the social highlights of the year is the kiwifruit Festival which is organised by Focus Te Puke and the Kiwifruit Ambassador is crowned.

Western Bay of Plenty District Council Update - January 2013

Last chance for appeals to the Local Alcohol Policy, TECT All Terrain Park scores international recognition, Toxic shellfish warning revised... and more...


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