Diveworks Dolphin & Seal Encounters
This dive/ecotour company runs dolphin- and seal-swimming trips from Whakatane (cheaper if you're just watching from the boat), plus...
Beside a roundabout on the Strand is Pohaturoa, a large tapu (sacred) rock outcrop, where baptism, death, war and moko (tattoo) rites...
Next door to the Craic at the Whakatane Hotel, the Boiler Room is a cavernous, hedonistic space dotted with pool tables. In fact, it's...
The loungiest spot in town to get good coffee (roasted on the premises). Pull up a chair, and get yourself going with a quick fix and a...
Cinema 5 information
Lonely Planet review
Right in the middle of the Strand, Cinema 5 screens new-release movies. Cheap tickets before 4.30pm.