Downtown Tauranga in Tauranga, Bay of Plenty (3110, New Zealand)
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Downtown Tauranga is the central business district and main shopping area of Tauranga, a city in the Bay of Plenty region of New Zealand. It is located on a peninsula between Tauranga Harbour and the Pacific Ocean, and is bounded by Cameron Road, Elizabeth Street, The Strand and Dive Crescent. Downtown Tauranga has a rich history that dates back to the arrival of the first Māori settlers in the 13th century. The area was a strategic site for trade and warfare, and was home to several important pā (fortified villages). The first European contact was made by Captain James Cook in 1769, who named the harbour “Tauranga”, meaning “sheltered anchorage” in Māori. In the 19th century, Downtown Tauranga became a centre of commerce and industry, with the establishment of a port, a railway and various businesses. The area also witnessed several conflicts during the New Zealand Wars, such as the Battle of Gate Pā in 1864. In the 20th century, Downtown Tauranga underwent several changes and developments, such as the construction of the Harbour Bridge in 1988, which connected it to Mount Maunganui. The area also experienced a population boom and a cultural diversification, as more people moved to the city for its lifestyle and opportunities.

Today, Downtown Tauranga is a vibrant and dynamic place that offers a variety of attractions and activities for locals and visitors alike. It has over 300 shops, cafes, restaurants and bars, as well as a 17-screen cinema, a library, an art gallery, a museum, and several parks and gardens.

Some of the popular shopping destinations in Downtown Tauranga are

Red Square: A pedestrian mall that features a range of fashion, beauty, lifestyle and specialty stores, such as Farmers, Glassons, Hallensteins, Kathmandu, Max and Rebel Sport. It also hosts regular events and entertainment throughout the year.
Goddards Centre: A heritage building that houses a collection of boutique shops, cafes and services, such as Baycourt Theatre, Books A Plenty, Escape Masters, Mischief Shoes and The Barrio Brothers. It also has a rooftop garden that offers panoramic views of the city and the harbour.
Devonport Road: A main street that runs through the heart of Downtown Tauranga and offers a mix of local and international brands, such as Barkers, Cotton On, H&M, Lush, Mecca Maxima and Typo. It also has a number of eateries and bars that cater to different tastes and budgets.

Downtown Tauranga has a wide range of dining options that suit every palate and occasion. Whether you are looking for a casual bite, a fine dining experience or a night out with friends, you will find something to satisfy your cravings. 

Downtown Tauranga located in Tauranga Bay of Plenty, BOP 3110. Downtown Tauranga offers more than 184 stores and services such as cinemas, restaurants. Get information about opening hours, parking, store list directions with map and gps. Downtown Tauranga is located on address 58 Devonport Road, Tauranga , Bay of Plenty, 3110

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What is the address of Downtown Tauranga?: 58 Devonport Road, Tauranga 3110, New Zealand (map)
GPS coordinates: -37.6858672, 176.1696721
Downtown Tauranga location: Tauranga, Bay of Plenty
How many stores are in Downtown Tauranga?: 184 »  Go to the store list
Phone number: 07 577 9946
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