Cape Reinga Tours
This is a full-day comprehensive tour with many stops including Aupouri Forest, Ninety Mile Beach, Te Paki Stream & Sand Dunes, Cape Reinga, Tapotupotu Bay, Rarawa Beach, Te Kao, Houhora Heads and The Ancient Kauri Kingdom. We offer free pick-up from your local accommodation.
A full day tour with several stops along the way to include Cape Reinga, Te Paki sand dunes, Gumdiggers Park and Ancient Kauri Kingdom just to name a few. Lunch included. Pick up and drop off at your accommodation.
Heritage & Culture
Te Whare Whiri Toi
Featuring an extensive range of local Maori art, carvings, an entire selection of flax weaved baskets, purses, bags, wall hangings and so much more. A must see when in Ahipara.
New Zealand Art Trails
ArtTrails is the premier online guide to arts, culture and heritage destinations in New Zealand.
If you enjoy finding your way around art trails and creative gateways as much as we do, then this site is for you – simply click on one of the regions on the NZ map and follow the link to the Google Art Trails map
Ahipara Adventure Center
Ahipara Adventure Center
Come and enjoy what the Adventure Center has to offer. Blo-Karts (micro land yachts), mountain bikes, Kayaks and much more.
Enjoy all of these on the beautiful backdrop of Ninety Mile Beach.
Ancient Kauri Kingdom
Gift Shop & Refreshments
• Ancient Kauri Kingdom have been pioneers for everything Ancient Kauri since 1992.
• We undertake the entire process – we extract the logs from Northland swamps, mill, then manufacture and sell Ancient Kauri products.
• The company retails the precious Ancient Kauri heirloom products and ships them all over the world.
Ahipara Horse Treks
Enjoy a sunrise, afternoon & evening ride on Ninety Mile Beach.
Other tours arranged based on your skill level.
Ph. 027 333 8645
Northland Hiking Trails & Area walks
The track begins with an easy bush walk through broadleaf and podocarp forest along an old formed roadway. In summer, the lush forest canopy provides cooling shade.
Ahipara area walks & tracks
Comprehensive list of area walks including Cape Reinga tracks.
Ninety Mile Golf Links
Ninety Mile Links is a true sand-based links course in Ahipara with spectacular views running parallel with 90 Mile Beach beach. The 18-hole course has been rated as one of the best links courses in the country.
Full club facilities. All visitors are welcome. Hire clubs and trundlers available.
Butler Point Whaling Museum
The whaling museum has been developed over the past 20 years by the present owners and displays a fully equipped restored whaleboat, tryworks, a comprehensive collection of scrimshaw and whaling artifacts.
MATTHEWS VINTAGE COLLECTION
Experience a unique opportunity to view a privately owned collection of vintage cars and machinery used in farming dating back to the early 1900’s. Accumulated and restored by an avid vintage enthusiast over the last 40 years covering over 1,100 square meters of display area.
Far North Vineyards
Okahu Estate Vineyards
The layers of complexity in Okahu wines reflect the layers of soil, sandstone, ancient kauri forest and clay in which the grapes grow.
The Knight family has been coaxing the very best from these “Kauri Sands” since 1984, creating award-winning wines with inner strength and enduring spirit.
The winery is situated 3.5kms from Kaitaia on the road to Ahipara, at the southern end of Ninety Mile Beach.
The Waitapu vineyard, which has the benefit of three very different “terrior” on the property, now produces a range of wines with excellent intensity of flavour and rich colour.
E P +64 409 4939
Ahipara Surf Bros
Lessons and tours available.
Surfer’s paradise waits at Shipwreck Bay and around the reef. These are some of the best left-hand surf breaks in the world. Your host Boise will show you the way, whether it’s around the reef, North up Ninety Mile Beach or over to the East coast to find surf that suits your experience and skill level.
Kauri Forest & Geological Parks
Gumdiggers Park is an authentic Kauri digging site over 100 years old.
Maori, European & Dalmation people formed this now forgotten gun digging culture and provided the basis for one of the biggest industrial booms in New Zealand’s history.
Featuring world unique boulder formations and rock surfaces called Fluting, set among native plants and a subtropical rainforest.
Ahipara Fishing Charters
Wildcat Fishing Charters
The fishing grounds off Ahipara are relatively untapped and offer some of the most exciting non-stop action in the country. Experience the thrill of big game fishing.
We have two boats available to you and your mates. Karizma, 8.3M Catamaran launches off the beach at Ahipara, While Moet is anchored up at Houhora. They are waiting for you with more extravagance, making your day total bliss. Fish for Hapuka, Snapper or Kingfish or maybe try catching a Marlin creating long lasting memories.