Whangaroa Harbour
Whangaroa Harbour
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Gavin R
Half Moon Bay, New Zealand18 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Mar 2023 • Solo
Hike up the Dukes Nose. Great hike. Either from a boat or the road end.
It is a steep short track from the DOC hut. You have a steep section just before the top clambering up a rock wall with the metal ladder bar shown.
Written 5 March 2023
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Tony K
Oaxaca, Mexico182 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Feb 2022
A great harbour to stay in. Lots of choices of bays. Great fishing club for meals and drinks. Fuel - that’s diesel not petrol at the wharf., no fuel at the marina. Totora North fuel station opposite side of harbour from the Whangaroa marina.
Written 4 February 2022
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cdfrenay
Holmes Beach, FL25 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Feb 2019
Great afternoon on the water. Personalized tour guide made for a great experience. Learned about history of the harbour and its inhabitants.
Written 30 January 2020
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523sally
Auckland Central, New Zealand25 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Jan 2020 • Friends
We thought it was too windy to go boating but there is always a sheltered spot on that Harbour. You have to see it-dynamic history, dramatic scenery and stunning nature. The crew were friendly, obliging and very knowledgeable. Loved it! Certainly the highlight of our stay at Whangaroa
Written 6 January 2020
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67arda
North Shore, New Zealand155 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Dec 2019
stunning harbour, calm and peaceful - we booked a DOC hut at Lane Cove and hiked in - easy walk and breathtaking - gorgeous drive and helpful folk when we tried to find St Pauls rock - grateful and thankful for visiting this gem and definitely be back - so much to do in this nook for all
Written 5 January 2020
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IainR
Whangarei, New Zealand819 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Nov 2019 • Couples
Whangaroa Harbour is an amazingly beautiful part of Northland. You can access both sides, Totara North on the north side and Whangaroa on the south side on round to Tauranga Bay which is also beautiful.
There isn’t really any beach access inside the Harbour but the scenery is amazing, there is a walk up St Paul’s Rock and if you have access to the water then it can be fully experienced.
Written 10 November 2019
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Chris A
Russell, New Zealand7 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Nov 2019
Kayaking on the harbor with Northland Outdoor Adventures was stunning! Like travelling beyond time in an untouched Jurassic Park,
Written 7 November 2019
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peter f
Bundaberg, Australia30 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Oct 2019 • Couples
Lovely spot to just chill, eat some seafood,side trips bushwalking. So scenic and interesting. Will certainly return
Written 10 October 2019
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Eli B
Sydney, Australia3,565 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Sept 2019
If you are a fishing fan, this is the marlin capital of NZ plus cruising, sailing, kayaking and snorkeling. The harbour has extraordinary rock formations, reminiscent of Thailand and Vietnam
Written 8 October 2019
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jokuku
Tokoroa, New Zealand32 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Mar 2019
We spent several days around this area and talked of our quest to find connections with family history. Very generous staff at Kaeo Museum pointed us to places we coukd visit and azt a café we were told of a man with a museum full of artefacts from the Lane mill at Totara who was subsequently thrilled to show us his collection. the Harbour was idyllic with plenty of boating entertainment. We had lunch at Gumdiggers Café and Bar at Totara the fresh fish caught that morning by our new friend at the museum DE-LicioUS. People were so friendly around this area it was hard to leave. we had a lovely coffee and cake at a small local café by the museum in Kaeo and purchased locally made lamb pies at the garage for tea. Yum. The bush honey was nice too. There were several tourist adventure activities both on land and the Harbour which looked quite exciting too.
Written 7 August 2019
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