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An Evening with Haunted Auckland

Come and spend an entertaining evening with New Zealand’s most active and recognised paranormal research and investigation team. In coming months we will be holding PARANORMAL 101 workshops and talk … Continue reading


Tokoroa Cemetery – Tokoroa

It is traditionally recorded that one of the great fighting chiefs of the Ngati Kahupungapunga, Tokoroa by name, was slain by Ngâti Raukawa during the siege of Pohuturoa, a high … Continue reading

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Waikune Prison – Ruapehu

Waikune Prison was minimum security prison opened in 1921. It sits, isolated and alone, on a deserted and overgrown few acres, along a lonely strip of highway, and has been left … Continue reading

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Yowie – What are they?

In the years I have been conducting research into this ‘creature’ ‘legend’ or ‘myth’ known as the Yowie, the remaining question is what are they, if they are in fact … Continue reading


St James Church & St James Hall – Mt Eden, Auckland

The St James Church and its hall sit on the corner of Mt Eden’s View and Esplanade roads. The hall was built in 1885 and the church in 1900. The … Continue reading


Moa Sightings: Vol 1-3 by Bruce Spittle

Too hot to stay inside, too hot to be outside… so have found a coolish airy spot in the shade amongst the fernery, to spend a couple of hours reading … Continue reading


Ahiaruhe Abandoned House – Carterton

The abandoned house at Ahiaruhe has given rise to lots of legends. Perhaps the most frequently enquired after house in Wairarapa is a derelict mansion that sits atop a ridge … Continue reading


Featherston Cemetery – Featherston

The first civilian burials were in the 1860s. From the establishment of Tauherenikau Camp in August 1915, soldiers who died during training were generally buried at Featherston Cemetery. In December … Continue reading


Karori Cemetery – Wellington

Karori Cemetery is New Zealand’s second largest burial ground, covering nearly 40 hectares. It was the final resting place of about 83,000 people. Today, it is a wealth of Wellington … Continue reading


Cambridge Hotel – Wellington

Cambridge Tce, site of some of Wellington’s landmark buildings, was once a stream. Before a massive earthquake changed the landscape in 1855, flat- bottomed boats used to make their way … Continue reading


Radical Social Centre – Wellington [ NOT ABANDONED – Just appreciated :) ]

I’ve always loved this old building in Wellington and whenever in the city, always make a point to stop by to have a look and say ”Hi”. Situated at 128 … Continue reading


West Taieri Cemetery – Outram, Otago

The West Taieri Cemetery is located approximately two kilometres south of Outram at the corner where State Highway 87 branches uphill from the Taieri Plains towards Middlemarch. The cemetery contains … Continue reading

Paranormal New Zealand is the home of Haunted Auckland, a Paranormal Investigation and Research group.

We are a dedicated group of paranormal enthusiasts, all having one thing in common; a passion and drive to find out as much as humanly possible about the mysterious and unknown field that is the Paranormal, as well as documenting New Zealand’s historical buildings and landmarks in their current state.

Through the years the team have investigated the Civic Theatre, North Head, The Town Hall, St James theatre, Victoria Theatre in Devonport, The Howick Historical Village, The Smith & Caugheys building, Lopdell House, Inverlochy House (Wellington) , The Pumphouse Theatre, Theatreworks, The Bluestone Room, Fort Takapuna, Massey Homestead, The Hard To Find Bookshop, Spookers, Carrington (Unitec),The Queens Ferry Tavern, Regent Theatre, Ewelme Cottage in Parnell, old Waipukurau Hospital, Mokena Hotel, Puhoi Centennial Hall, Napier Prison, Kingseat Hospital, Palace Hotel, Grand Tavern – Te Aroha, Tavistock Hotel, Vulcan Hotel (St Bathans), Larnach Castle (Dunedin), Laishly House and Blockhouse in Onehunga, The Masonic Hotel in Napier and the Waitomo Caves Hotel, as well as many private home visits around Auckland and surrounding towns.


 Haunted Locations in New Zealand
 Haunted Locations & Places of Interest
 Public Ghost Hunts
 Private Residences
 Historic Buildings
 Hotels and Businesses
 Cemetery Visits
 Kingseat Investigations
 New Zealand Urban Legends
 New Zealand UFO Sightings
 True New Zealand Ghost Stories
 New Zealand Cryptids
 Abandoned Buildings

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