The Bay of Islands Walking Weekend
Kororareka Oyster Walk - (previously Okaiato to Orongo Bay) - Walk 1
Take a short bus ride out to Okiato, the site of New Zealand’s first capital. Hike back through flat coastal wetland, climb through a mixture of regenerating and magical old native forest, step by step up the valley with points of interest to view where you have been and where you are going. Descend to the stunning mangrove boardwalk with water views of Orongo Bay and the oyster farms where you will be transported back to the Russell Bowling Club.
Included in this walk is a lovely pack of yummy local delicacies.
Fri 16th October - 1pm
Duration - 3 Hours
Walking Distance - 6 kms
Cost - Adult $35, Child $20 (includes transport costs and local delicacies)
Grade - Medium
Maximum Walkers - 15
Category - Family friendly – Children 10 years plus
Please note: This walk is part of the Full Circle Walk.
All walks depart from the Russell Bowling Club in Russell. There are many walks to book on - so look at all the walks you can do over the 3 days. The walks are all guided and the guides are knowledgeable and passionate about the region.
Visit our website to see all the walks you can do.
For more on accommodation and what is on in the region - speak to Collette from Russell Information Centre: 0800 633 255 or (09) 403 8020 (Russell Office).