Seal Watching

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Seal Watching

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South IslandCoastal Otago

One of  Dunedin's most remote beaches

5 km return | 1 hour 30 minutes return

South IslandKaikoura Region

South IslandKaikoura Region

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 experience necessary.

North IslandWellington Region

approx 5 km return | 2 hours return

South IslandCoastal Otago

Moeraki Boulders

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

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South IslandCoastal Otago

The beach at Sandfly Bay

Sandfly Bay Track

Otago Peninsula

Sandfly Bay Track

Otago Peninsula

2.5 km return | 1 hour return

North IslandWairarapa

Cape Palliser Lighthouse

1 km return | 20 minutes return

South IslandNelson Region

Wharariki Beach and Puponga Farm Park in behind.

Wharariki Beach Walk

Archway Islands

Wharariki Beach Walk

Archway Islands

2 km return | 40 minutes return

South IslandSouthland

Mating ritual or lovers tiff?

20 minutes return

South IslandKaikoura Region

Amazing rock formations on the peninsula
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South IslandWest Coast

Lone Surfer loving life at Tauranga Bay

Time: 20 min

South IslandSouthland

Seals at Surat Bay

Surat Bay

Seal Watching

Surat Bay

Seal Watching

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

South IslandFiordland

South IslandCoastal Otago

Shag Point / Matakaea

Yellow Eyed Penguins and Seal Viewing

Shag Point / Matakaea

Yellow Eyed Penguins and Seal Viewing

South IslandKaikoura Region

Sunbathing seal at Ohau Point

Ohau Point Seal Colony

Off SH1 - Nth of Kaikoura

Ohau Point Seal Colony

Off SH1 - Nth of Kaikoura

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

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Robert Trostle

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Whole country is very informal; shorts, tees and sandals acceptable most everywhere except Wellington, where black corporate outfits are standard issue.

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South IslandWest Coast

Time: 3 - 4 hr return

South IslandCoastal Otago

Views south from Sandymount

Sandymount Track

Lovers Leap and The Chasm

Sandymount Track

Lovers Leap and The Chasm

2.5 km return | 1 hour return

South IslandCoastal Otago

North IslandBay of Plenty

North IslandWellington Region