Tauranga Bay, Cape Foulwind
Image: Baptiste Maryns | ©



History and nature collide with easy short walks to overnight hikes easily accessed from Westport. Gold rushes, coal mining and timber logging leave behind many relics providing great access to gorges, bush, bays and a year-round seal colony.

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You're able to see birds from the viewing platform on Cape Foulwind Walkway. This is a short walk that is also suitable for wheelchairs.

Cape Foulwind Walkway information.



Paparoa National Park Visitor Centre
Phone +64 3 731 1895
Email paparoavc@doc.govt.nz
Address 4294 Coast Road
RD 1 Runanga 7873
Hours Visitor centre hours and services
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