Useful info & downloads


Matauri Bay : 12km swimming, Rainbow Warrior memorial

Te Ngaere Bay : 18km swimming, canoeing, village green, public toilets

Whangaroa Harbour : launch and yacht trips

St Paul’s summit walk : access by Whangaroa Harbour. Stunning 360 degree views of Kaeo & Whangaroa

Mahinepua Peninsula walk: DOC track which starts at Mahinepua Beach

Puketi Kauri forest: 30mins drive. Lots of DOC tracks available, variable distances

Kerikeri Township: Stone Store, oldest store in the country

Waitangi Tribunal Grounds

Cape Reinga Lighthouse / Te Rerenga Wairua

Northland Outdoor Adventures : specializes in surfing lessons, sea kayaking and snorkeling – visit or call 021 236 1865

Things that you may find helpful in planning a trip

The following documents maybe of some help in the organising of your visit.

Lonsdale Park Essential Info
19 March 2024
Overnight camp
16 June 2023
Food plan
16 June 2023
Lonsdale Park gear list
16 June 2023
Hazard Identification table
16 June 2023
Beach Rams
16 June 2023
Orienteering info and maps
16 June 2023
Full map of the site
16 June 2023
Activity info with pics
16 June 2023