Introduction

Enjoy spectacular coastal views on the tracks in the Whangarei Heads area. Access World War II and historic Maori sites.

Place overview

Activities

  • Walking and tramping
  • Help stop kauri dieback

    Kauri dieback disease is killing our native kauri. It spreads by soil movement, but you can help prevent it.

    • Stay away from kauri tree roots.
    • Clean your gear before and after visiting kauri forest.

In this section

Find things to do and places to stay Whangarei Heads area

About this place

Getting there

Whangarei Heads is 27 km south east of Whangarei. Leave Whangarei on Riverside Drive and continue onto Onerahi Rd. At the roundabout turn onto Whangarei Heads Rd.

Contacts

Whangarei Office
Phone:   +64 9 470 3300
Fax:   +64 4 471 1117
Email:   whangarei@doc.govt.nz
Address:   2 South End Ave
Raumanga
Whangarei 0110
Postal Address:   PO Box 842
Whangarei 0140
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