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Activities

Find out what you can do in The Catlins

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Cycling

The Catlins’ bike trips are just one of the many fun ways to explore and enjoy the breath-taking area. The Ca...

Slope Point Fergus Sutherland
South Catlins Walks

Waikawa The Old Coach Road is a walk across the estuary, possible at low tide, starting from the right side of...

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North Catlins Walks

Awakiki Bush Awakiki Bush Scenic Reserve featuring a very large Totara tree. There is foot access from the roa...

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North Catlins Walks

Cathedral Caves Another trademark of The Catlins is the Cathedral Caves on Waipati Beach, south of Tautuku. Th...

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North Catlins Walks

Nugget Point Tokāta Scenic Reserve   At the first carpark (Roaring Bay) there is walking path to the penguin v...

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North Catlins Walks

Shanks’ Bush Nature Trail  A 20-minute self-guided walk through a variety of habitats in a private reserve. Lo...

Lake Wilkie
North Catlins Walks

Lake Wilkie Just south of the Tautuku Outdoor Education Centre on the Southern Scenic Route a 5-minute walk ta...

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North Catlins Walks

Catlins River Track Look at the map of the track. The Catlins River Track runs from ‘The Wisp’ picnic area to...

Purakaunui Bay
North Catlins Walks

Purakaunui Falls The roads to these iconic falls are well signposted from the Southern Scenic Route. The walk...

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