Russell
in Far North District of Northland, New Zealand

How to get there and get around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
-35.262 and 174.123 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
S -35° 15' 41" and E 174° 7' 21"
Currency and Currency Code:
Dollar - NZD
Spoken languages:
English, Maori
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 08:15 PM (Monday)
Timezone: Pacific/Auckland
UTC/GMT offset: 12 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:27 am and 7:47 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
35.279 and -5.902 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Douar Ettaycha
References
This place on Wikipedia
This place on Geonames.org
Current travel safety evaluation for New Zealand in Australia and New Zealand

Safety Score: 3,4 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to New Zealand.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning New Zealand. Last Update: 2020-10-25 08:28:42

Delve into Russell

Russell in Far North District (Northland) with it's 839 habitants is located in New Zealand about 418 mi (or 672 km) north of Wellington, the country's capital town.

Current time in Russell is now 08:15 PM (Monday). The local timezone is named Pacific / Auckland with an UTC offset of 13 hours. We know of 8 airports close to Russell, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in New Zealand is Kerikeri Airport in a distance of 12 mi (or 19 km), West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

If you need a hotel, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Whangarei, Kaitaia, Auckland, Hamilton and Tauranga. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 20°C / 67 °F

Morning Temperature 13°C / 55 °F
Evening Temperature 18°C / 64 °F
Night Temperature 14°C / 58 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 63%
Air Pressure 1024 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 5 km/h (3 mph) from South-West
Cloud Conditions Few clouds, covering 20% of sky
General Conditions Few clouds

Tuesday, 27th of October 2020

21°C (70 °F)
15°C (60 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, broken clouds.

Wednesday, 28th of October 2020

22°C (71 °F)
16°C (60 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, broken clouds.

Thursday, 29th of October 2020

20°C (67 °F)
16°C (61 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, broken clouds.

Hotels and Places to Stay

The Waterfront Suites – Heritage Boutique Collection

Address
2,2 mi
100 Marsden Road
0200 Paihia
New Zealand

Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 7:30 - 19:00
Weekend: 7:30 - 19:00


Matauwhi Bay Manor

Address
0,8 mi
6169 Russell-whakapara Road
0242 Russell
New Zealand

Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin: 13:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


The White House

Address
0,0 mi
7 Church Street
0202 Russell
New Zealand

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Titore Lodge

Address
0,5 mi
32 Titore Way
0202 Russell
New Zealand

Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Orongo Bay Homestead

Address
2,3 mi
45 Aucks Road
0272 Russell
New Zealand

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Tiki Tiki Ora

Address
2,3 mi
22 Lichen Grove
0272 Russell
New Zealand

Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Edgewater Palms

Address
2,2 mi
8-10 Marsden RD
Paihia
New Zealand

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


The Duke of Marlborough Hotel

Address
0,1 mi
35 The Strand
0255 Russell
New Zealand

Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


A Tranquil Place

Address
1,5 mi
14 Major Bridge Drive
0272 Russell
New Zealand

Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Ounuwhao Harding House

Address
0,4 mi
16 Hope Ave
2020 Russell
New Zealand

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 13:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Videos from this area

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Russell Scenic Video, Northland, New Zealand

Published: July 03, 2009
Length: 54:19 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Promotional Videos Ltd

A Scenic Video of Russel - a quaint historic town in New Zealand. Property Videos specialises in producing promotional videos for real estate and accommodation providers online in New Zealand...


Bay of Islands Luxury accommodation, Russell, New Zealand

Published: May 20, 2014
Length: 13:49 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Michel Molliet

Cloud 9 is one of New Zealand's most exclusive holiday homes, located above the historic town of Russell in the Bay of Islands. It's a magical oasis of beauty, privacy and tranquillity.


Road trip por Northland, Nueva Zelanda

Published: October 02, 2014
Length: 54:17 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Rober & Berta


Dune Rider - Day trip to Cape Reinga, Northland, New Zealand

Published: January 10, 2011
Length: 06:06 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: johnexplorenz

Discover scenic Northland on our purpose-built off road vehicle. Visit gumdiggers park, spiritual Cape Reinga, drive along 90 Mile Beach, boogie board down massive sand dunes then stop at ...


Russell Birdman 2010 by Shoot North

Published: July 05, 2013
Length: 28:43 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Alex Claydon

Russell Birdman 2010.


Orca spotting on the Mack Attack - Russell

Published: November 03, 2011
Length: 12:57 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: Scannellify

Giant Orca floating about, 1 in a million chance really. How lucky are we? He pops up at 22s 1m 48s 2m 15s 2m 36s.


kerikeri trip

Published: January 18, 2009
Length: 48:12 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: PureNZHaveYourSay

up north 2009.


Dolphin Swim in the Bay of Islands, New Zealand

Published: February 08, 2014
Length: 40:24 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Base Backpackers

Dolphins spotted in the Bay of Islands, New Zealand! The Bay of Islands is one of New Zealand's most popular spots to swim and spot for Dolphins. Located in the Northland region of New Zealand,...


Paihia, Bay of Islands Sunrise Time-Lapse

Published: August 21, 2013
Length: 27:50 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Stray Bus New Zealand

Stray New Zealand Travel Destination: Paihia (Bay of Islands), Far North, New Zealand. Stray - New Zealand's flexible bus network for adventurous travellers - www.straytravel.com This time...


Tikitikiora

Published: April 03, 2012
Length: 23:31 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Alex Claydon

Outstanding accommodation in Russell, Bay of Islands, New Zealand.


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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Russell, New Zealand

Russell, formerly known as Kororareka, was the first permanent European settlement and sea port in New Zealand. It is situated in the Bay of Islands, in the far north of the North Island. As at the 2006 Census it had a resident population of 816, an increase of 12 from 2001. Much of the accommodation in the area consists of holiday homes or tourist accommodation.

Located at -35.2667, 174.117 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in the Northland Region, Far North District, History of the Northland Region

Treaty House

The Treaty House at Waitangi in Northland, New Zealand, is the former house of the British Resident in New Zealand, James Busby. The Treaty of Waitangi, the document that established the British Colony of New Zealand, was signed in the grounds of the Treaty House on 6 February 1840. The grounds had previously been the site of other important events, such as the signing of the Declaration of the Independence of New Zealand in 1835.

Located at -35.2658, 174.082 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Far North District, Treaty of Waitangi, NZHPT Category I listings in the Northland Region, Houses in New Zealand, History of the Northland Region, Museums in the Northland Region, History museums in New Zealand, Historic house museums in New Zealand

Waitangi, Northland

For the place at the Chatham Islands, see Waitangi, Chatham Islands 40x40pxThis article has multiple issues. Please help improve it or discuss these issues on the talk page. 50x40pxThis article needs additional citations for verification. Please help improve this article by adding citations to reliable sources. Unsourced material may be challenged and removed. 40x40pxThis article is incomplete. Please help to improve the article, or discuss the issue on the talk page.

Located at -35.2661, 174.08 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Far North District, Populated places in New Zealand, History of the Northland Region

Te Haumi River

Haumi River is a river of the Northland Region of New Zealand. It flows into the Bay of Islands south of Paihia.

Located at -35.298, 174.1 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Far North District, Rivers of the Northland Region

Okiato

Okiato or Old Russell is a small holiday spot in the Bay of Islands, New Zealand, seven km south of present-day Russell. It was New Zealand's first national capital, for a short time from 1840 to 1841, before the seat of government was moved to Auckland. The car ferry across the Bay of Islands, the main tourist access to Russell, runs between Okiato and Opua.

Located at -35.304, 174.122 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in New Zealand, Former national capitals of New Zealand, Far North District

Eagles Nest, New Zealand

The Eagles Nest is a complex of five rental villas in the Bay of Islands of New Zealand, a few kilometres north of Russell. Located on a headland above the sea with good views of the bay, the secured compound is the most expensive rental accommodation of New Zealand, with a single night costing up to a five-figure sum in New Zealand $ (as of the mid-2000s), depending which of the villas are chosen. Guests are also provided with amenities like personal chefs and Porsche cars.

Located at -35.253, 174.117 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Hotels in New Zealand, Far North District, Buildings and structures in the Northland Region

Flagstaff Hill, New Zealand

Flagstaff Hill (Maiki Hill) overlooks the Bay of Islands, New Zealand. Directly north of the small historical village of Russell, the flagstaff on the hill played a significant role in early relations between the local Māori of the Ngāpuhi iwi and early British colonials.

Located at -35.255, 174.12 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Far North District, New Zealand Wars, Hills of New Zealand

Pompallier House

Pompallier House is a nineteenth-century building located in Russell, New Zealand which once served as the headquarters to the French Catholic mission to the Western Pacific. It is named after Jean Baptiste Pompallier, the first vicar apostolic to visit New Zealand, who founded a number of missions in the North Island. Pompallier House is owned and managed by the New Zealand Historic Places Trust, who open it to the public. The building is remarkable for many features.

Located at -35.2646, 174.122 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Houses completed in 1842, Museums in the Northland Region, Far North District, NZHPT Category I listings in the Northland Region, Rammed earth buildings and structures, Houses in New Zealand, History of the Northland Region, Historic house museums in New Zealand

Popular in vicinity

These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Russell.


This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Kororareka, Russell Town District