Te Puke: Matata Lagoon & Tarawera River

The Matata Lagoon has now been fully restored after the floods of 2005 and is even better than before. These unique wetlands are the Bay’s only coastal freshwater lagoon. 3 hours. Easy walk.
John MacDonald 573 5350 Car $10

Suitable for families of all ages & levels of fitness. Children under 13 years must be accompanied by an adult. Bring food, jacket, solid footwear, any special medication, and 50c per head trip fee. Estimated trip times do not include car travel.
Unless otherwise advised, meet 8:45am at Boucher Avenue car park below Export Meat to share transport. Please book with the contact person, who will notify if the trip is cancelled. Car fees are the suggested payment per passenger to the driver (if car pooling).