Lake Waiwiri and its surrounds make up 135 hectares of scenic reserve



In Papaitonga Scenic Reserve you can enjoy birdlife on a walk around a dune lake and in Ōtaki Beach Conservation Area you can follow informal tracks through a pine forest.

Find things to do and places to stay Ōtaki area

Papaitonga is home to waterfowl and wading birds as well as forest species on the lake’s margins.


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