Ship Creek area, viewed from above
Image: Andris Apse | ©



This ancient kahikatea swamp forest provides a glimpse back in time to what much of the West Coast may have looked like prior to human settlement.

Find things to do and places to stay Ship Creek area


Awarua/Haast Visitor Centre
Phone +64 3 750 0809
Address Haast Junction
Corner SH6 and Jackson Bay Road
Haast 7886
Hours See visitor centre hours
Westland Tai Poutini National Park Visitor Centre
Phone +64 3 752 0360
Address 69 Cron Street
Franz Josef Glacier 7856
Hours See visitor centre hours
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