Nature Reserve in Opononi & Omapere

Arai-te-uru Recreation Reserve

Covering the southern headland of the Hokianga Harbour, this reserve offers magnificent views over the harbour and along the wild west coast. A short walk leads to the site of an old signal station built to...

Cafe in Opononi & Omapere

Landing Cafe

Stylish Kiwiana decor combines with good coffee at this appealing place attached to the tourist office. Grab a table on the expansive deck and tuck into scrambled eggs with smoked salmon while gazing over the...

Pub in Opononi & Omapere

Opononi Hotel

Try to score an outside table at this laid-back local pub (mains $13 to $36) so you can take in the improbable views of Opononi's massive sand dunes just across the harbour. There are regular live gigs in summer...