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Just a little farther

A lot of people stop and take a picture at the viewpoint over Hokianga Harbour near the car park... read more

Reviewed 27 November 2018
Luganville, Vanuatu
Fantastic views, and a nice easy walk

From the car park this is an easy walk out to the headland, with numerous lookouts over the... read more

Reviewed 27 April 2018
Canberra, Australia
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Signal Station Road | Arai Te Uru Recreational Reserve Carpark, Dargaville, New Zealand
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Reviewed 27 November 2018

A lot of people stop and take a picture at the viewpoint over Hokianga Harbour near the car park. Then they leave. If they would walk just a little farther on the Signal Station Track, they would have views of both the harbour and the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 27 April 2018

From the car park this is an easy walk out to the headland, with numerous lookouts over the harbour, the incredible sand blow and out to the Tasman Sea. Most of these are not fenced, so, make sure you keep the kids close, but there...More

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank LucyKate
Reviewed 15 March 2018

This easy track takes you to the site of the former signal station, which used to guide boats through the dangerous harbour entrance. All that remains of the station is a bearer that once supported the floor – now used as a seat. The elevated...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank denariji
Reviewed 16 January 2018

We drove down Signal Station Road as the sign read 'Lookout'. We were towing a very long caravan and were relieved to find a very decent sized carpark at the end of the road that can accommodate a good amount of cars and larger vehicles....More

Date of experience: January 2018
Reviewed 2 November 2017

A short, easy walk, fabulous views and history. Good parking, a friend spotted an rare plant sadly I can't remember the name of it.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank mollyburke_nz
Reviewed 29 October 2017

This is such a beautiful spot. Water view are breath taking and can see right up the harbour or up and down the coastline.You can walk down to the sany coves below and swim and is nice and calm. However you do need to keep...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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