Castlepoint beach at summertime
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Introduction

With its reef, lagoon, lighthouse and Castle Rock, Castlepoint is a spectacular stretch of Wairarapa coastline. An hour from Masterton, the reserve attracts many birds and marine mammals.

Highlights

There are several walks suitable for most age and fitness levels in and around the scenic reserve. All walks begin at the roadend carpark.

Find things to do and places to stay Castlepoint Scenic Reserve

The reef is a popular fishing spot. It can be accessed by following the Lighthouse Walk.

Lighthouse Walk information.

Contacts

Kapiti Wellington Visitor Centre
Phone:   +64 4 384 7770
Fax:   +64 4 471 1117
Email:   wellingtonvc@doc.govt.nz
Address:   18 - 32 Manners Street
Wellington
6011
Postal Address:   PO Box 10420
The Terrace
Wellington 6143
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