Nature and conservation
Orokawa Scenic Reserve contains pohutukawa-fringed beaches and uncommon remnants of coastal forest.
History and culture
There are many historic pa sites.
Mine tunnels along the coast recall largely unsuccessful attempts to extract gold.
Orokawa Scenic Reserve is north of Waihi Beach, off State Highway 2 at the end of Waihi Beach Road.
Know before you go
Caution: The track entrance at Waihi Beach may be inaccessible at high tide.
Dogs, horses, vehicles (including bicycles and motorbikes), fires, removal of plants or animals, camping or hunting are not permitted.