Discover adventure, native forest, wine and thermal waters.
Kaikoura is a perfect base for unique wildlife experiences.
From vineyards to the sheltered waters of Marlborough Sounds
Marlborough boasts 20% of New Zealand’s coastline.
Waipara wine region with 31 wineries & 12 cellar doors.
Muriwai is an impressive coastline with cliff-top trails to a huge gannet colony, with easy access and viewing platforms that let you get up close. The gannet colony is in residence from August to March. A windswept rugged coastline stretching 60 kilometres, and interrupted only by streams and rivers, makes Muriwai one of New Zealand's most spectacular black-sand surf beaches. You can hire blokarts, bikes and kites or simply take a stroll along the boardwalk that hugs the coastline and get a dose of fresh ocean air.