Dawson Falls/Te Rere o Kapuni



Explore the Dawson Falls area of Egmont National Park.

Only 30 minutes drive from Stratford, the picturesque Dawson Falls/Te Rere o Kapuni roadend (902 m altitude) is home to:

  • The 18 m high waterfall, Dawson Falls or Te Rere o Noke
  • One of New Zealand's oldest operational power generators
  • A small visitor centre (check opening hours) with information and displays, including the old Syme Hut which has been rebuilt inside
  • Konini Lodge which offers booked backpacker style accommodation for individuals and groups.

Find things to do and places to stay Dawson Falls area


Dawson Falls Visitor Centre
Phone +64 27 443 0248
Email egmontvc@doc.govt.nz
Address Manaia Road
Egmont National Park 439
Hours See visitor centre hours
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