Grafton is a suburb of , . The suburb is named for the Duke of Grafton, a patron of the first Governor of New Zealand, William Hobson, and the grandfather of a subsequent Governor, Robert FitzRoy.

Notable Places in the Area

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The is a telecommunications and observation tower in , New Zealand. is situated 1½ km north of Grafton. Photo: Peter Harrison from Auckland, New Zealand, CC BY 2.0.

is a Catholic secondary school for boys, located in , New Zealand, in the central city suburb of Grafton. Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

The Tāmaki Paenga Hira is one of 's most important museums and . Photo: Antilived, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is a road bridge spanning Grafton Gully in , New Zealand. Photo: Ingolfson, Public domain.

Localities in the Area

is a small suburb of , , under the local governance of the Auckland Council.

is an inner city suburb of , located 2 km south of the , in the of New Zealand.

is an suburb to the south-east of the central business district. is situated 1¼ km southeast of Grafton.


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About Mapcarta. Thanks to Mapbox for providing amazing maps. Text is available under the CC BY-SA 4.0 license, excluding photos, directions and the map. Based on the page Grafton. See this page's contributions. Photo: Ralf Roletschek, CC BY 2.5.