The picturesque village of Torbay sits at the northern end of the East Coast Bays on Auckland's North Shore. The local shops offer almost every service you could ask for, including; a Four Square, Torbay Dairy, Video Ezy, takeaway food stores, restaurants, hairdressers, cafe/bakeries and ATM's.
Attractions to the area include Long Bay Regional Park, which attracts over a million visitors each year. There are also a number of smaller public beaches (Waiake, Torbay beach, Winstone's Cove, Ladder Bay), which are highly accessible and utilised both for swimming, and mooring small yachts.