Murrays Bay is a small suburb in Auckland's East Coast Bays region, renowned for its iconic wharf and busy sailing club, the home of many high performance and Olympic sailors. It is primarily a residential area but does have a community centre, restaurant and takeaway. Murrays Bay is regularly serviced by buses which go to Takapuna and Auckland City.
It is a suburb well suited to families. Residents enjoy the access to lifestyle activities such as sailing, walking, swimming, tennis and bowls. The focus for Murrays Bay is definitely around the beach, and the excellent Murrays Bay Primary and Intermediate Schools. The
families that seek to live here do so because of the distinct community feel, and leisure time opportunities on offer.