With a range of recreational facilities available, The Lakes lifestyle allows you to play where you live and live where you play.

The Lakes is a community you can be proud of, a place that not only offers a safe home, but also a sense of belonging, of longevity and of pleasure – because after all, that’s what life is all about. 

Top 10 things to do at The Lakes this summer

Top 10 Things to do out at The Lakes

There's plenty to do out at The Lakes, and we've put together a list of the top 10 activities we recommend to keep active and entertained over the spring and summer.

Keep the boredom at bay with walking, kayaking, orienteering and heaps more! Click the link below to view the full top 10.

Click here to view the full Top 10 list.


Learn More About Lifestyle at The Lakes...

The Lakes Shopping Village featuring Maude Cafe & Bar
  • Why The Lakes?

Located in the sunny Bay of Plenty, The Lakes is a vibrant community where residents can live where they play.

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Parks and Playgrounds at Lakes Tauranga
  • Services and Amenities

The Lakes has all the services and amenities you need to live your dream lifestyle. Enjoy having everything you could need right at your fingertips.

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Playgrounds at The Lakes Tauranga
  • Recreation

There is plenty of recreational activities to keep the family busy in the beautiful sunshine at The Lakes. 

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Above and Beyond Childcare Centre at The Lakes
  • Tauranga Schools

Making The Lakes even more appealing to families is the close proximity to some of Tauranga's best schools.

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The Lakes Vision

With the vision to create a community that is a natural extension of the land, The Lakes utilises the natural assets of the environment, so that people can live in and appreciate the old and the new, preserving the history of the natural surroundings so that it can be appreciated in many years to come.

The Lakes long term vision is to create the best natural environment, developed in a socially sustainable manner, ensuring we make this community a better place for all to enjoy for many years to come.

The Lakes Mission

  • 2081 sections
  • 2 hectares of commercial and local business

Comprising 254 hectares The Lakes is designed with the community in mind.

The new suburb will include 2081 residential sections which will house over 7000 people. The Lakes will also have it's very own Shopping Village - featuring Maude café/bar (across from an exciting playground with a flying fox), plus foodie outlets including Turkish, Japanese (sushi), Indian and South American cuisine, a Four Square and physio.



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1 Caslani Lane,
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0800 843 525 

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