is a coastal resort town in the city of Tauranga.
Mount Maunganuis beaches are great for surfing and diving,and
a centre for summertime activities from surf lifesaving events
to beach volleyball, national surf contests to sandcastle-building.
Mount Maunganui, or Mauao, is also the name of the extinct volcano
which rises above the town. The mountain is a dominant feature
of the landscape, and a climb to the summit of Mt Maunganui offers