Eastcoast Paddler is a Stand Up Paddle and Outrigger company providing lessons, hire, tours and retail. We paddle rivers, lakes, harbours and ocean. We also offer cultural guided walks. MORE
Waimarino is a tranquil paradise situated on the banks of the Wairoa River just 10 minutes from Tauranga city. Our adventure park is focused around the sport of kayaking. Waimarino has been Tauranga’s premier kayaking & recreational destination since 1975. We offer a number of unique & enjoyable glow-worm kayak tours, a range of corporate team-building options, new conference & MORE
Baywave is one of the Bay of Plenty’s top regional attractions, drawing in over 230,000 visitors every year!
25m Lap Pool MORE
Many come to the springs to revitalize and get back to nature. Visitors often feel healthier and happier.
Stay. A natural wonder. No added chemicals, eco friendly. The best nature has to offer. Medicinial waters love your skin with minerals. MORE
For centuries, the ocean has healed and re-energised us…As far back as 500BC, Hippocrates recognised the benefits of warmed seawater for its ability to re-balance and detoxify our bodies. Salt water bathing was believed to improve mobility by easing muscle and joint inflammation, and general aches and pains. MORE
Ten minutes drive out of Tauranga City is McLaren Falls Park, 190 hectares of pastoral and horticultural parkland set alongside Lake McLaren.
The park is popular for camping, fishing, kayaking, wedding photos, picnics, bush walks and taking the kids to feed the ducks
One of the highlights of the park is the Waterfall Track where you can see glow worms after dusk. Enjoy a short, easy stroll to the picturesque waterfall and spot the glow worms on either side of the track. Part of the Waterfall Track is also pushchair friendly. MORE
A treat not to be missed – gorgeous hot and cold springs set amid 364 hectares of rainforest. Rare in the world of hot springs, the Morere Springs produce 250,000 litres a day of hot ancient sea water. Known for its therapeutic values, the water is piped to a series of public and private hot pools. It is definitely worth taking a walk on any of the various walks in the Morere Scenic Reserve, from 10-minute walks up to three hours. Especially famous for its nikau palms, the dense virgin rainforest is home to a wide range of native birds MORE
8 years old – Serious Fun is the only River Surfing company in town taking kids under 12 on the river. We bring an extra guide for under 12 year olds. MORE
Tekapo Springs offers three adjoining main Hot Pools for you to sit back, relax and enjoy yourself while looking out to the beautiful Two Thumb range and stunning Lake Tekapo. Pool temperatures range from forty degrees celsius to thirty-six degrees celsius and each pool offers something different – massage jets to assist in taking away any aches and pains and fountains to splash under. MORE