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WHAKAMAHIA BEACH

At Whakamahia Beach you'll find black sand and lots of driftwood. Get creative and build some artwork out of the driftwood or just relax and enjoy the view and the sounds of the ocean.

You can light a bonfire here, but make sure to check the fire season, you are not allowed to light fires here in a prohibited fire season. Locals enjoy coming to Whakamahia to go fishing, enjoy a picnic or cook lambtails on a bonfire with family and friends.

This beach is not safe for swimming.

FISHING

This beach is great for fishing for kahawai and snapper. Especially at sunset your chances of catching snapper are good.

LOCATION

Whakamahia Road, Wairoa

Where to find us

Physical Address: Cnr SH2 & Queen Street, Wairoa 4108
Postal Address: PO Box 54, Wairoa 4160, Hawke’s Bay
Opening Hours:
Weekdays 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Weekends and public holidays 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
CLOSED Christmas Day

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Contact us

0800 WAIROA (924762)
+64 6 838 7440
+64 6 838 3901
wairoainfo@wairoadc.govt.nz

Cnr SH2 & Queen Street, Wairoa 4108
PO Box 54, Wairoa 4160, Hawke’s Bay
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