What to do around Cable Bay
A huge variety of activities available around : Horse trekking,
Wine trails (several well known vineyards in the Far North),
Scenic flight, Dolphin watching, movies, kayaking, walks on
the beaches and around, gifts shop, craft trails, Maori cooperatives,
Boat hire in Mangonui...
Trips : Cape Reinga (1 day), Matauri Bay loop (1/2 -
1 day), Hokianga (West coast, 1 day), The Karikari Peninsula
(1/2 - 1 day), Bay of Islands and Kerikeri (1 day).
Surfing : Isobar surfing, Ph : 09 406 0558
Wind surfing school and board hire, PH : 09 406 1975
Fishing : A huge variety available including fishing
off the Mangonui wharf, off the rocks at local beaches, surf
casting (Tokerau beach, very popular).
Diving : Best land based spots around Matai Bay area
- Karikari Peninsula.
Sailing : Yacht club at Taipa, and a Cruising club in
Snow cloud - a 36ft yacht operating from Whangaroa, Ph : 09
Teddy Bear Sailing charters - a 42ft Davidson yacht, Ph : 09
409 48 12
Kayaking : Hire boats available at Wiltons garage in
Golf courses : There are at least 9 courses within an
Mangonui Information center : 09 406 2046