Te Pukatea Bay
Image: Darryl Wilson | ©


Enjoy the mild climate, golden beaches and lush coastal native bush on the Abel Tasman Coast Track.


  • Visit golden sand beaches
  • Discover Cleopatra's Pool – natural rock pool with a moss-lined waterslide.
  • Admire the beautiful inlet to Falls River as you walk across a 47 m suspension bridge.
  • Keep an eye out for fur seals/kekeno.

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Bookings are open for trips from 1 July 2020 to 30 June 2021.

60 km one way

Dog access

No dogs



Whakatū / Nelson Visitor Centre
Phone:   +64 3 546 9339
Fax:   +64 4 471 1117
Email:   nelsonvc@doc.govt.nz
Address:   Millers Acre/Taha o te Awa
79 Trafalgar Street
Nelson 7010
Postal Address:   Private Bag 5
Nelson 7042
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