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Great service

Only popped in for a short time while waiting for the cafe to open at 4pm. The lady behind the... read more

Reviewed 5 August 2018
Dawn H
Oamaru, New Zealand
Helped with planning our day

We initially wanted to visit the dunes on North Head, but due to timing issues, that wasn't... read more

Reviewed 17 July 2018
Paeroa, New Zealand
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4 Aug 2018
“Great service”
16 Jul 2018
“Helped with planning our day”
29 State Highway 12 | Hokianga, Opononi, New Zealand
+64 9-405 8869
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Reviewed 17 October 2018

The person who helped us was very knowledgeable but was more interested in telling us what she thought we should do rather than what we wanted to do.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 5 August 2018

Only popped in for a short time while waiting for the cafe to open at 4pm. The lady behind the counter was very friendly & knowledgeable and there was plenty of brochures of the area to read.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Dawn H
Reviewed 17 July 2018 via mobile

We initially wanted to visit the dunes on North Head, but due to timing issues, that wasn't available. Instead, our i-site hostess gave us three alternative activities... all of which we did... and we had a wonderful day. There were good maps and information, although...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank RowenaB6
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

Stopped by and got heaps of great advice on where to visit. Very friendly and helpful staff. Reccommend stopping by.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank RTL-Kiwi
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

This little gem is well worth a visit. Can get a good understanding of the area and it's history. Videos of opo the dolphin are amazing.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank J9421NBannab
Reviewed 9 April 2017

You have to stop in Opononi anyway, if only for the view of the giant sanddunes on the other side. Nice staff, lots of information. We learnt about the Kauri forest and the different walks. With this information we easily found our way.

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank jobst56
Reviewed 2 April 2017

In New Zealand and Australia every little village has a Visitor and Information Center. It is a very nice gesture towards all the tourist that are flooding New Zealand these days and they are a great help for travelers. That goes for Hokianga Center as...More

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank Tom D
Reviewed 31 March 2017

Friendly staff, large range of pamphlets on the area and surrounding places. Great array of kiwi gifts . Well worth a stop.

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank misfortune2014
Reviewed 8 March 2017

We were looking for Waipoua Forest and found ourselves a bit confused at which road to take. After passing the dolphin statue we came in here and teh helpful staff helped us on our way.

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank SteveS1970
Reviewed 11 February 2017

Today we stopped at the visitor center and had the chance t meet Liz who was tremendously helpful. We couldn't find any hotel room in Opononi and she found a lovely Bed and Breakfast a little bit out of town for us. She also recommended...More

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank Chantal B
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