Hataitai Beach is a small beach often used by the locals for swimming.
Lyall Bay Beach is very popular with both surfers and dog owners.
Shelly Bay has rocky coves good for picnics and swimming. It used to be an air force base and now has a cafe and other facilities.
Te Raekaihau Point is undergoing restoration and is good for short walks, rock pools and snorkelling. It has a coastal path that leads to Princess Bay.
Worser Bay Beach is a large sheltered beach, ideal for swims and picnics. There's seasonal access for dogs off-leash.
Breaker Bay is a small sandy cove that forms part of the Oruaiti Reserve.
Popular sandy inner-harbour beach for swimming with a large grassed area, sheltered from the northerly winds.
Balaena Bay is sheltered from the northerly and southerly winds and is used for swimming by the local residents.
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