Both Devonport and Howick have retained their village status, and as a consequence were visited as a part of the project.
Devonport featured strongly in the defense of Auckland and New Zealand in World Wars, and to this day the Navy resides at the nearby Navy Base.
Devonport is a harbourside suburb of Auckland, the population of which is about and 6,000.
As stated the suburb hosts the Devonport Naval Base, but is best known for its harbourside dining and drinking establishments and its heritage charm.
Devonport consists of two islands of volcanic origin, Mount Victoria and North Head.
Devonport is a busy ferry transport hub for the North Shore.
From Mount Victoria stunning views of the city and Rangitoto are to