Why Taranaki

The living’s easy in Taranaki and there’s no need to compromise your career, interests or your daily coffee fix.

Living Here

An affordable home, a commute measured in minutes and a legendary lifestyle, Taranaki is the place to be.

Working Here

Discover job opportunities currently on offer in Taranaki.

More than a mortgage

In November 2016 Fiona Blakeley and Jason Reynolds traded the pace of Auckland for the rural lifestyle of Waverley in South Taranaki, and have slotted into a welcoming community and a wonderful lifestyle.



Lifestyle Toolkit

The Taranaki Lifestyle Toolkit has been developed by Venture Taranaki Trust, the Regional Development Agency, to help you discover what living and working in Taranaki is like, and what an amazing career and lifestyle you can achieve here. Download a copy, or view online.