Have a play with big balls, the Koutu Boulders in Hokianga !
Koutu is a settlement on the Koutu peninsula in Hokianga.
- Koutu Bouders, along beach near Waione Road (From State Highway 1 (SH1) turn into the west end of Koutu Loop Road and through the settlement of Koutu. From where the seal ends it is further Km to Waione Road on your left. Drive about 100 m along Waione Road past the Macrocarpa (kind of pine) trees on the corner. Park on the left near the old cattle yards. From there walk along the beach. The further you walk the bigger the boulders get), . You can go at high tide, but it is far easier during low tide. Access is at your own risk, free to the public. edit
If you are lucky, you might even see the seal colony which lives in the area. [Koutu Seals]
- Koutu Lodge, (From State Highway 1 (SH1) turn into the west end of Koutu Loop Road. as soon as there are a few houses you will see the sign of Koutu Lodge on your right), ☎ +64(0)9 4058882 (firstname.lastname@example.org, fax: +64(0)9 4058882), . edit