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Frequently asked questions

What are the major attractions in Kawerau?
If your trip to Kawerau is all organized but your travel itinerary is looking a bit empty, we can give you a helping hand.There’s a ton of things to see and do in the surrounding region. Don’t head home without exploring Awakeri Hot Springs and Lake Rotorua. If you have time, also check out Lake Rotoma.
What are the best road trip destinations near Kawerau?
Discover the delights of nearby Pongakawa. What’s 17 miles when you have your very own ride? The drive itself is half the fun! Among your first stops here ought to be Lake Rotorua, Te Whakarewarewa and Ohinemutu. Locals will also likely point you in the direction of Whakatane, 18 miles away. If you can only see one thing here, make sure it’s Ohope Beach. (But we’d also recommend Whakatane Aquatic Centre and Mataatua: The House That Came Home.)
What kind of rental car should I get for Kawerau?
Whether you’re getting away on your own or with the whole family, will help you find a perfect set of wheels for your adventure in Kawerau. A mini is an ideal option if you’re going to be spending a lot of time downtown. Thrifty and reliable, they’ll take you from A to B easily and comfortably. If you want to make a splash, have a look at our special category. We know you’ll find something that’ll command some attention! Got the young ones in tow? A roomy SUV will suit your needs.
Should I get a luxury rental car in Kawerau?
You’ll be pleased to hear that there’s a huge variety of luxurious rental vehicles in Kawerau. What you end up going for depends on your funds and what you’re planning to do. Prestige vehicles often spare no expense when it comes to mod cons and comfort. If you feel like splashing out, why not pick up an elite SUV, or perhaps a fancy mid-sized vehicle? Alternatively, if you just need a set of wheels to get from A to B at the cheapest price possible, maybe go for an economy compact vehicle (or something else that won’t blow your budget).
What side of the road do they drive on in Kawerau?
Keep on the left-hand side of the road in Kawerau. If you plan to rent a ride here, be aware that the steering wheel will be on the right. It may take a little getting used to!
Is it difficult to park in Kawerau?
No, you shouldn’t have any trouble finding a parking spot in Kawerau. With loads of places to leave your ride, exploring the best of this destination is easy and fun.
Does Kawerau have peak-hour traffic?
As the population of Kawerau is approximately 6,700, you shouldn’t encounter too much difficulty with traffic. That said, downtown streets can get busy in the rush hours before and after work, so you may want to avoid driving during these times.
Are there speed limits in Kawerau?
The residential areas in the city of Kawerau have a 40km/h speed limit. Outside these areas, the speed limits normally range between 50km/h and 100km/h.
What happens if I get a speeding fine while driving a rental car in Bay of Plenty Region?
Generally, your car rental company will charge the fined amount to your credit card. Alternatively, the company may provide your contact details to local authorities so they can issue a fine directly to you.
Is it illegal to use a cell phone while driving in Kawerau?
As with many places, regular cell phone usage is prohibited while driving a car in Kawerau. However, an exception applies for hands-free or Bluetooth functions. Just make sure you keep your eyes on the road.
What are the rules around drink driving in Kawerau?
While behind the wheel in Kawerau, it’s against the law to have a BAC (blood alcohol content) greater than 0.05%. Planning to have a glass or two of wine with lunch or dinner? Consider taking a taxi or using a ride-sharing service.
Is turning on a red light allowed in Kawerau?
Turning on a red light is prohibited in Kawerau. Always keep an eye on traffic signs and lights to make sure you don’t break any traffic laws.
Are seat belts compulsory in Bay of Plenty Region?
Subject to a small number of exceptions, seat belts must be fastened when the vehicle is in motion in Bay of Plenty Region.