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Haruru Falls

Waitangi River, Paihia, New Zealand
+64 27 341 5012
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Waitangi River, Paihia, New Zealand
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+64 27 341 5012
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"walking track"
in 24 reviews
"short walk from the car park"
in 19 reviews
"water flowing"
in 19 reviews
"nice waterfall"
in 18 reviews
"horseshoe shape"
in 15 reviews
"worth a stop"
in 19 reviews
"heavy rain"
in 21 reviews
"bush walk"
in 21 reviews
"nice walk"
in 26 reviews
"waitangi river"
in 21 reviews
"treaty grounds"
in 58 reviews
"bird life"
in 16 reviews
"mangroves"
in 84 reviews
"chooks"
in 16 reviews
"rainfall"
in 15 reviews
"kayak"
in 81 reviews
"path"
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Reviewed 2 days ago

i liked the track to the Haruru Falls a lot. birds were nesting, and i could see them very well through the branches. there were also fan-tails on the track, and the falls themselves are big and noisy after the rain. a really nice walk...More

Thank Ksenia C
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We read that it was a nice walk there and started out. It depends on where you are in paihia as we found it quite dangerous to walk where there were blind spots and no sidewalk. We went back for the car and enjoyed the...More

Thank Notashlee
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Reviewed 4 days ago

The falls were easy to find. We were greeted in the parking lot by a dozen or so chickens!!! Not sure where they came from, but they surrounded our car, ready to eat! Regardless, like everything else in NZ, these falls were lovely. The paths...More

Thank mmehall79
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Great wild waterfall. Carpark has heaps of pot holes. Lock your car. You'll be greeted by heaps of rosters who steal the show. Nice photos of falls. Can walk out towards water.

Thank getdihere
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A very pretty waterfall, very easy access. Went after a heavy rain storm, as a result waterfall ran strong. At the time of visiting we witnessed a beautiful rainbow over the falls. Would definitely visit if you are in the area.

Thank Lance L
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A fast flow waterfall. Easy drive of 5 minutes from town. Walking tracks and viewing areas from a small car parking area

Thank Damian K
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really wonderful walk around to see Haruru Falls and the beautiful scenery. The mangroves were also great. Highly recommended.

Thank Krista N
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Haruru Falls is literally just a little bit away from the road. The car park has easy access and the walk to the top view of falls is a matter of minutes. After some heavy rain recently we possibly got to see the falls at...More

Thank ROGER C
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

These falls are so close to the main road from Paihia to Kerikeri we didn’t think they would be much. But they are awesome- well worth stopping for.

Thank tekohiwi
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went to the motel side first and realised you couldnt get access to the falls because the land was privately owned and they have blocked it off for all but motel patrons. Just drive over the bridge and there is a access point over...More

Thank Sue H
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Rachel C
January 26, 2018|
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Response from BJBosson | Reviewed this property |
Don't believe you can. Really small car park. Campground round corner.
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Rachel C
January 26, 2018|
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Response from Ian-Down-Under | Reviewed this property |
No overnight camping at the car park that I could see when visited last week. There is the Falls Motel & Waterfront Campground on Puketona Road, perhaps look up their website if you’re still interested in a paid camp site...
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carobird
June 4, 2016|
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Response from LifesToShort-Enjoy | Reviewed this property |
Private car, well signposted and literally just off the main road.
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