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...
The sporty Office does what it does well: beer, big meals with chips and salad all over (mains $18 to $32), and live bands and/or DJs...
Seasonal produce is transformed into excellent dishes at this cosy spot on Whakatane's main street. Begin with the duck and blueberry...
99 The Strand · interesting places nearby
WhakaMax Movies information
Right in the middle of the Strand, WhakaMax screens new-release movies. Cheaper tickets before 5pm and on Tuesdays.