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Seal Watching

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Playful seal pups in the rock pools

This 1 hour return walk is near Farewell Spit and Puponga Farm Park.

South IslandNelson RegionGolden Bay

Shag Point / Matakaea

Yellow Eyed Penguins and Seal Viewing

South IslandCoastal OtagoPalmerston

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Cape Palliser Lighthouse

Stunning scenery and the North Islands largest Seal Colony

North IslandWairarapaNgawi

Seal pups frolicking at Ohau Stream

Ohau Stream Walkway and Waterfall

off SH1 - Nth Kaikoura

15 minutes return - for seal pup entertainment and a beautiful waterfall

South IslandKaikoura RegionKaikoura

The beach at Sandfly Bay

Sandfly Bay Walk

Otago Peninsula

1 hour return - Yellow Eyed Peguins & lots of Sea Lions

South IslandCoastal OtagoDunedin

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South IslandCoastal OtagoDunedin

Moeraki Boulders

Penguin + Seal Viewing. Time: From 20 mins to 1 hour

South IslandCoastal OtagoOamaru

Swim with wild New Zealand fur seals in the shallow bays of the beautiful Kaikoura Peninsula. This is an experience you do not want to miss! No...

South IslandKaikoura RegionKaikoura

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Seals at Surat Bay

Surat Bay

Seal Watching

Time: 10 - 20 minute walk to view large Sea Lions

South IslandSouthlandOwaka

One of  Dunedin's most remote beaches

Time - 1 to 2 hours return

South IslandCoastal OtagoDunedin

Mating ritual or lovers tiff?

20 minutes return

South IslandSouthlandOwaka

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Lone Surfer loving life at Tauranga Bay

Time: 20 min

South IslandWest CoastWestport

Otago Peninsula

Time: 1 - 3 hrs depending on track choice.

South IslandCoastal OtagoDunedin

Amazing rock formations on the peninsula

South IslandKaikoura RegionKaikoura

Sunbathing seal at Ohau Point

Ohau Point Seal Colony

Off SH1 - Nth of Kaikoura

Watch NZ Fur Seals play - right next to State Highway 1.

South IslandKaikoura RegionKaikoura

Traveller Tip

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The drive to Wanganui through the Parapara's is very beautiful, Roads are very windy. There can be slips in bad weather

Time: 3 - 4 hr return

South IslandWest CoastFox Glacier

South IslandKaikoura RegionKaikoura