Waimama Bay Walk

Waimama Bay Walk


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10 Whangamata

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Marios Gavalas

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approx 3 km return | 1 hour return

This delightful bay is an excellent place for exploring rock pools. Because of its seclusion, it is quiet and tranquil.


The turnoff to Whiritoa from S.H.25 is the Whiritoa Beach Road, 13km south of Whangamata and 18km north of Waihi. There are numerous access ways to the beach. The walk starts at the northern end of the beach on the far side of the stream.


The path is even and well-formed, but sometimes narrow. It rises up and over the bush-covered headland and then skirts farmland as it drops down into the bay.


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DOC Coromandel

Central government organisation


North IslandCoromandelWhangamata


  • Walking
  • Free


  • Reviewed 17 days ago


    The Whiritoa Conservation Trust has been planting the valleys around the bay with native trees and shrubs over the past 2 years.

    You are welcome to join us on any Sunday morning to help with our planting project.

    Please ph/txt Lammina for more details.

    Mob 021 5555 513

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    Lammina Hutchison

DOC Managed

Thanks to all the good people working for the NZ Department of Conservation - for all your hard work - making NZ more beautiful, accessable and healthy! Cheers 😍

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