Playing on the beach at Matata

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Camp by a beach alongside a wildlife refuge. Perfect for families, with excellent fishing and swimming.

Place overview


  • Camping

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About this place

Getting there

Matatā is 24 km west of Whakatane. Leave Whakatane on SH30. Just before where the road turns sharp left, turn right into Thornton Rd, which becomes Arawa St at Matatā.


Opotiki Office
Phone:   +64 7 315 1001
Fax:   +64 4 471 1117
Address:   70 Bridge Street
Postal Address:   PO Box 326
Opotiki 3162
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