Brighton Beach
Image: Debbie Lewis | DOC


Sun, surf and sea creatures! Beautiful golden sand at a safe swimming beach, plenty to do for visitors of both the human and flippered variety!
  • Get creative making some sand masterpieces
  • Meet some of Dunedin’s famous wildlife; penguins, seals, sealions – you never know who you’ll spot on our beaches!
  • Dive in and experience first-hand just how clear the water is

Get ready

Download the Brighton Beach adventure map (PDF, 2,068K) and check out what you can do.

Go and explore

Look out for the Guardian Post when you get there. On it you'll find a special code word - write it down.

Getting there:

20 km south west along the scenic route from Dunedin. Take ‘Brighton Road’ from Main South Road and pull in to the carpark at the Brighton Surf Club.

Claim your reward

Tell us the Brighton Beach code word to receive a Kiwi Guardians certificate and medal for this adventure.

Put the medal on your back pack or pencil case to show everyone the adventure you've had.

Each Kiwi Guardians place has a different medal - see how many you can collect.

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