New Chums Beach

Image: Eli Duke | Creative Commons

Introduction

Enjoy a walk over the saddle and along the secluded white sandy beach.

Track overview

1.5 km

Walking and tramping

1 hr Easy: Walking track

Dog access

No dogs

About this track

Description

Cross the stream at the northern end of Whangapoua Beach and follow the rocky foreshore around to the headland.

Here a walking track takes you over the saddle and down into New Chums Beach through nīkau and pōhutukawa. Enjoy a walk along the secluded white sandy beach.

Getting there

New Chums Beach is immediately north of Whangapoua village.

The beach is accessible by boat or foot.

Contacts

Kauaeranga Visitor Centre
Phone:   +64 7 867 9080
Fax:   +64 4 471 1117
Email:   kauaerangavc@doc.govt.nz
Address:   995C Kauaeranga Valley Road
Thames 3577
Postal Address:   PO Box 343
Thames 3540
Hauraki Office
Phone:   +64 7 867 9180
Fax:   +64 4 471 1117
Email:   thames@doc.govt.nz
Address:   3/366 Ngati Maru Highway (SH25)
Thames 3500
Postal Address:   PO Box 343
Thames 3540
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