Explore The Catlins
Plan Your Visit
Read more about the following Wildlife and find the places where you might see them on The Catlins map.
Can be found at: Curio and Porpoise Bay areas of the southern Catlins.
New Zealand sea lions (Rapoka/Whakahao)
Formerly called Hooker’s sea lions.
Can be found at: Waipapa Point, Jacks Bay, Surat Bay and Cannibal Bay, Nugget Point, Kaka Point and along the coast to Nugget Point.
Fur seals (Kakeno)
Can be found at: Waipapa Point, Nugget Point, Long Point.
Can be found: Occasionally at Nugget Point.
Caves, Waterfalls & Blowholes
Forests & Fossils
Lighthouses & Shipwrecks