View of Auckland on the Maungauika/North Head Historic Walk
Image: Jaime Apolonio | Creative Commons



Take a self-guided walk through tunnels and other features of the area's military history.

DOC no longer administers the reserve

Ownership of Maungauika/North Head Historic Reserve has transferred to Ngā Mana Whenua o Tāmaki Makaurau (the Tāmaki Collective) as part of Treaty Settlement negotiations.

The Tūpuna Maunga Authority administers the reserve on behalf of the Collective. 


Find things to do and places to stay Maungauika/North Head Historic Reserve

You can fish off the rocks on the eastern side of the reserve. Access to this fishing spot is via the Coastal Track.


Kauaeranga Visitor Centre
Phone:   +64 7 867 9080
Fax:   +64 4 471 1117
Address:   995C Kauaeranga Valley Road
Thames 3577
Postal Address:   PO Box 343
Thames 3540
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