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It is a lovely spot to look out to sea, there is a picnic table to sit at and the area has been cleared for parking. You can see where the old wharf was and it is a great view from Pilot Hill. It is...More
Wairoa District is now listed as a Motorhome Friendly Town with the New Zealand Motor Caravan Association (NZMCA), and this beautiful stretch of coast is it's hottest freedom camping spot! (for Self Contained Vehicles only). You can almost park right on the beach (un-swimmable but...More
Whakamahia Beach and the Whakamahi wetland at the mouth of the Wairoa River are well worth a visit. From the look-out at pilot Hill a road takes you past WW2 gun emplacements and round the wetland to the beach. With a swell running the beach...More