Tunnel Beach Track

Alert/Important notice

Tunnel Beach is closed for lambing from 1 August - 30 October.

Track category

Walking track

Time:  

1 hr return

Distance:  

2 km

Description

Tunnel Beach. Photo: John Barkla.
Tunnel Beach

Follow the fenced track downhill to the spectacular, rocky coastline. At the end of the track a short tunnel with steps leads down to the beach.

This track crosses private land – please respect the landowner’s property and livestock.

Getting there

From SH1, South Dunedin, follow the Southern Scenic Route sign to Blackhead Road. Turn on to Green Island Bush Road and stop at the carpark.

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Follow the Outdoor Safety Code:
1. Plan your trip
2. Tell someone
3. Be aware of the weather
4. Know your limits
5. Take sufficient supplies

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Contacts

Ōtepoti / Dunedin Office
Phone:      +64 3 477 0677
Email:   dunedinvc@doc.govt.nz
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