Located in the Bay of Plenty region
Orokawa Scenic Reserve has good rock fishing.
Orokawa Scenic Reserve is north of Waihi Beach, off State Highway 2 at the end of Waihi Beach Road.
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.
Orokawa Scenic Reserve contains pohutukawa-fringed beaches and uncommon remnants of coastal forest.
There are many historic pa sites.
Mine tunnels along the coast recall largely unsuccessful attempts to extract gold.