The Hahei Beach spot is surrounded by a region enriched with delights; from boat trips to great bush walks and thermal pools. Check out some of our favourite regional activities.
The Lost Spring
Indulge in a luxury hot pool spa and socialise in the restaurant. Relax with a massage or body treatment in the Day Spa. View sculpted pools, waterfalls, New Zealand native bush and tropical plants. Age limit 14 years and over.
Bay Bone Carving
A fun activity for all age groups, create your own carved souvenir.
Birdwood Springs Mini-Putt
A mini-putt 18 hole golf course for the kids.
Mercury Bay Golf & Country Club
Whack the golf ball on a 18 hole course and enjoy some drinks at the club.
Clubs can be hired.
Clubs and Pubs
Whitianga has many. Contact the Information Centre.
Fun for all the family on a towed inflatable banana around the Whitianga Harbour. Summer season only.
Horse trekking through a private farm and bush setting.
Whiti Farm Park
Sights and sounds of odd animals. Located on the road to Whitianga
Glass Bottom Boat
Get up close and personal with the sea life in the Cathedral Cove Marine Reserve without getting wet. Snorkel gear also provided. This great tour leaves from the Whitianga Wharf.
Go for snappers, kingfish, swordfish and tuna – bait and fish line gear supplied. Tours must be booked in advance, and leave from the Whitianga wharf.
R & R Charters
Water’s Edge Charters
Ph 07 866 5760
Whitianga Information Centre
What more information on the Mercury Bay area and the Whitianga Town Contact the centre. Ph 07 866 5555.