Pricing and Conditions

Adult $15.00 - $50.00
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No additional charges

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Three Tours to choose from. The basic visit includes a wander through Oceanwater and AThe Taipa Salt Pigs unique water and salt farms. Add on a trip to the beach and a salt making actvity depending on how much time you have and what your budget is. Go to for full details.

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No fee for cancellation.


Have you ever shaken salt on your fish and chips while sitting at the beach and thought “How is sea salt made?” Have you ever purchased a bottle of refreshing still or sparkling water and drunk it while looking out at the wide-open ocean and wondered “Why don’t we drink sea water?” Well now you can discover the answer to those two questions and many more. The Taipa Salt Pig and Oceanwater are perhaps Northland's best kept food producing secrets. Located in Taipa both businesses take sea water and using nothing but the power of the sun, a wee bit of patience and a whole lot of love they produce two products essential to life itself. Super tasty sea salt and thirst quenching drinking water. Join the teams at the Taipa Salt Pig & Oceanwater.

Opening times

Business hours:
9 am to 5 pm Monday to Saturday
Months of operation:
All months of the year


53 Tu Moana Close, Kaitaia, New Zealand.

plane Proximity to airport:
Approx 1 hour from Bay of Islands Airport.
bus Proximity to coach terminal:
2.5 km from Inter City Taipa bus stop.
decisions Proximity to town:
2.5km from main Taipa Township.

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