on sunday 23 september, whangarei auctions held a charity auction at the whangarei hospice shop on behalf of north haven hospice. we had over 250 registered bidders and all lots were hotly contested providing a healthy deposit into the hospice bank account.

On Sunday 19th August, whangarei auctions held a collectables auction at the old waipu fire station.

A no reserve appliance auction, was held on sunday 1 july At our 14 vine street premises. we had 320 registered bidders at this auction and over 400 people attended.

On 1 July 2018, Whangarei Auctions held a "no reserve" auction on a shipment of new, used and warranty tvs, smart tvs, hi fi systems, computers, small appliances, ipads, printers, cameras, drones, coffee machines, vacuum cleaners, microwaves, electric fryers, heaters, electric razors, steamers, toasters, blenders, kettles, Vodafone, Brother, Sony, HP, Acer, Breville, Panasonic, Russell Hobbs, Canon, Sharp, electrolux, Sunbeam, Phillips....pallets of new stock all from a national appliance and electronics retailer.
The items were all written off by the insurer after a water damage event.

On Sunday 11th March 2018, Whangarei Auctions put the entire contents of Chipmunks Whangarei under the hammer. sunday 8th april we were at manukau chipmunks in auckland auctioning the manukau chipmunks.


Saloon Saloon Bar and Grill Auction

Whangarei Auctions auctioned the themed bar Saloon Saloon Bar and Grill, 65 Edinburgh Street in Pukekohe, Auckland, on Sunday 20th August at 10am.

Photos below.

Photos of Lots in the Normans Motors Vintage Car and Parts Auction

Successful auction held Sunday 30th July. Vintage cars, buses, parts and tool collection from Normans Motors, Whangarei.

There was over 300m2 of vintage cars and buses including a Diamond T Bus, 1934 Chrysler Airflow, heaps of vintage car and bus  parts and accessories (some still in the original packaging), tools and motoring memorabilia.

The collection spanned some four generations from this iconic Whangarei family.

Photos of our last no reserve general auction

held Sunday 26th March at 10am


 PHOTOS of our last antique and collectables auction held   sunday 12 march 2017

A huge variety of items were sold including the contents of four estates and numerous private collectors. The auction also included the entire contents of a retired antiques dealer's private collection.

Going under the hammer were wall clocks, grandmother clocks, mantel clocks, novelty clocks, watches including Rolex, pocket watches, watchmakers tools, art, jewellery including gold diamond rings, coins and banknotes, silver, gold coins, vintage tin toys, vintage toys, silverware, porcelain, collectables, vintage tins, vintage tools, oil company cans,  bottles, telephones, cast ironware,  antique furniture, boxes, retro, military items, deco, vintage Fun Ho, Meccano, badges, pocket knives, vintage radio, rare antiques, antique bottles, clocks, tools, antique furniture, art, cast iron pots, dinner sets, silverware, Kauri and rimu furniture, mangle, mirrors, lamps, stamps, cutlery, Clarice Cliff, Wade, Royal Doulton, Sylvac, Carltonware, Stuart Crystal, depression glass, model boats, AA badges,  kauri gum, antique rugs and mats, furs, brass ware, antique framed local photos and much more. Over 500 quality lots.

This was a seated auction with items shown on a television screen and bidders needed to be in early for a good seat.


Photos of all the lots in the auction are posted below. For some reason they have not appeared in lot order. If you would like to see them in lot order they are in order on our Facebook page.

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On Sunday April 17, Whangarei Auctions held an onsite auction at Reva's, On The Waterfront, Restaurant and Bar, 31 Quayside, Town Basin, Whangarei.

We put the entire contents of this iconic Whangarei establishment under the hammer.

Included in the auction was the entire kitchen contents including stainless benches, pizza oven, dishwasher, chillers, ovens, pots, pans, utensils, crockery plus the bars, tables, seating, signage, outdoor sun umbrellas and huge cantilever umbrella, office and contents, ornate hanging lights, art, Yvonne rust original oil paintings, David Cunis original oil paintings, collection of Buster Bartlett model yachts and launches, collectables and memorabilia and much much more.

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