Sun, Sand and Scenery!

Kākā Point is a popular seaside village with a permanent population of approximately 300 people which is boosted by holidaymakers during summertime.


  • Where to Stay to suit all needs.
  • Food and Services including general store, restaurant and bar.
  • Wet and Wild activities including surfing, fishing and kayaking.
  • Bush and beach walks.
  • Swimming on surf-patrolled beach during the months November to March.
  • 10 kilometres from the spectacular Nugget Point Lighthouse Wildlife Reserve (Tokata). This reserve is home to a variety of wildlife: fur seals, New Zealand (Hooker’s) sea lions, elephant seals and Yellow-eyed penguins (Hoiho), as well as a wide variety of seabirds.
  • Seaside picnic areas, changing sheds and toilets, children’s playground, fire station, community hall, surf clubrooms and craft galleries.

Location: 20 minutes drive from Balclutha, 1 hour 50 minutes drive from Invercargill.