Things to do In and around Mōkau

There are many things to do in Mōkau. One must-see attraction is the iconic Bridge, a historic railway bridge, enjoy the stunning coastal views, and be sure to catch one of the many fierce sunsets. Nature enthusiasts can explore the nearby Mōkau River and its surrounding estuary, where you can go kayaking, birdwatching, or enjoy a leisurely walk along the riverbank.

It’s also known for its beautiful black sand beaches, where you can go for a relaxing stroll, take a dip in the ocean, or try your hand at surfcasting. For those interested in history, a visit to the Museum offers a glimpse into the area’s past, with displays showcasing local Maori history and early settler artifacts.

Additionally, Mōkau is a gateway to the renowned Three Sisters rock formations and Elephant Rock, which are stunning natural landmarks that are worth a visit.

Check out more things to add to your itinerary below from Horse riding expeditions to experiencing the beautiful black sandy beaches and landscapes.