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Spotted: Jason Statham and Rosie Huntington-Whiteley take in the sights of NZ

The star couple make the most of their time in Aotearoa
Jason Statham, Rosie Huntington-Whiteley

The wild waves and black sands of Auckland’s iconic Piha beach have lured many a visiting star – and British celebrity couple Jason Statham and Rosie Huntington-Whiteley were no exception.

The Lock Stock and Two Smoking Barrels actor, 49, and his stunning model fiancee – who had flown in from Japan days earlier – wasted no time getting reacquainted on a romantic date, revelling in the rugged beauty of the West Coast beach.

See more photos of Jason and Rosie’s Auckland adventure

Jason Statham and his stunning model fiancee Rosie Huntington-Whiteley enjoyed a romantic date at Auckland’s picturesque Piha beach.

The celebrity couple spent plenty of time taking in the rugged beauty of the well-known West Coast beach.

“They stayed for about an hour and a half, taking loads of selfies and having lots of cuddles and kisses, before climbing up Lion Rock,” an onlooker said of the pair.

Say cheese! The couple share a kiss for the camera.

The stars were both dressed warmly for the cold weather, with Jason sporting a grey hooded sweatshirt and jeans, and Rosie teaming a flannel shirt and puffer jacket with gold-buckled boots.

The cuddly couple stayed close to each other during their walk on the beach.

Smile! Seasoned selfie-taker Rosie gets close to her fiance for the perfect shot.

Jet-setting Rosie flew in to New Zealand from Japan just days earlier, to reunite with her actor beau.

Earlier, the couple had breakfast at Auckland suburb Ponsonby’s hot spot Dear Jervois.

Jason, 49, has been in New Zealand filming prehistoric shark thriller Meg with Orange Is The New Black star Ruby Rose.

Jason and Rosie announced their engagement on January 10, with Rosie debuting her engagement ring on the red carpet at the Golden Globes.

The couple make the trek down to the beach.

Watch Jason talking about improvising with his Spy co-star Melissa McCarthy in the next video

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Jason Statham talks about improvising with Melissa McCarthy

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