Take a short walk and discover New Zealand's largest freshwater springs, massive rata trees or a magnificant cave entrance.

Place overview


  • Walking and tramping

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About this place

Getting there

Takaka is 104 km north west of Nelson on SH6 and SH60. The road twists over the 791 m Takaka Hill with superb views.


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