IntroductionThis short kauri forest walk is gentle, making it suitable for children and an easy opportunity to enjoy the unique kauri forest environment.
The track is part of Kauri Bushman's Memorial Scenic Reserve, between Matakohe and Paparoa, south of Whangarei.
From Matakohe travel east about 5 km along SH12 and turn left onto Wearmouth Road, then left into Sterling Road. The track starts approximately 1 km along Sterling Road on the left.
- No domestic pets are allowed on this track.
- Hunting by permit only. You can get a permit free of charge from the Kauri Coast Office.
- In strong winds, beware of falling branches.