Exploring the beach at Motueka

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Introduction

Motueka is 46 km from Nelson and close to the entrance of Abel Tasman National Park. Its sandspit is an internationally recognised site for shorebirds.

Place overview

Activities

  • Bird and wildlife watching
  • Fishing
  • Walking and tramping

Find things to do and places to stay Motueka area

About this place

Getting there

Motueka is 46 km from Nelson on SH6 and SH60.

Contacts

Motueka Office
Phone:   +64 3 528 1810
Fax:   +64 4 471 1117
Email:   motueka@doc.govt.nz
Address:   Cnr King Edward & High Streets
Motueka 7120
Postal Address:   PO Box 97
Motueka 7143
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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