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Tane Moana Walkway

Tane Moana is definitely worth visiting. We just wanted to walk to the kauri (return), not do the... read more

Reviewed 2 January 2018
RadCCNZ
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Auckland Central, New Zealand
via mobile
Weekly walk

I live in Tutukaka and this tree is a half hour walk from our house, so about once a week we walk... read more

Reviewed 1 October 2016
sherylb531
,
Tutukaka, New Zealand
via mobile
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“return walk” (2 reviews)
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Te Araroa Walkway, Tutukaka, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

Tane Moana is definitely worth visiting. We just wanted to walk to the kauri (return), not do the full track from Ngungaru to Matapouri. Despite extensive googling we could not find out where the kauri was on the track, although it sounded like it was...More

Thank RadCCNZ
Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

I live in Tutukaka and this tree is a half hour walk from our house, so about once a week we walk from here up to the tree and through to the Salt Air Cafe for breakfast. This takes us about 1 and 3/4 hours....More

Thank sherylb531
Reviewed 17 January 2016

We went for our walk to Tane Moana from the Ngunguru end of the Matapouri track. We did not go for the complete walk as we didn't have time.. Started uphill over some farmland and stiles, through a newly planted pine plantation and then through...More

Thank 81KRollo
Reviewed 27 January 2015

Its well worth the walk, and while there are not a lot of viewpoints along the track this is a great coastal walk.

1  Thank Adderleigh
Reviewed 27 January 2015

We walked for ages from the Matapouri end of the track and could not find or never reached the mythical Tane Moana. Also annoying was that the maps at both ends of the track did not show where the mythical tree was. So a very...More

Thank JJtheWhaleWatcher
Reviewed 27 October 2014

It's a very nice peaceful walk through the forest to find this ancient giant. I didn't see another person.

Thank longjourneys
Reviewed 27 October 2013

Nice walk via forest and worth a try. Most enjoyable walk and forests are full of birdlife. Recommend that you use a vehicle pick up at the other end if a bit unfit or very hot day.

Thank Jaco G
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