89a One Tree Point Road, Ruakaka, Northland, New Zealand
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Local Area

@ Marsden Bay Christian Camp

We are able to suggest a variety of activities in the area to enhance your experience from fishing and caving to golf and beach walks. Check out some of these local places and activities to enhance your stay with us.


The Refinery Visitors Centre has a great online resource for schools and education, as well as a very interesting scale model on site in their visitors centre.

National Walkways

Bream Bay Walk – Te Araroa Trail

The Bream Bay Walk is part of the national Te Araroa Trail is a 3000km walking track from Cape Reinga to Bluff. The trail crosses the Whangarei Harbour from Reotahi on the northern side to Marsden Point on the southern side. To walk the Reotahi track, check with Bream Bay Charters for transfers across the harbour.

Waipu Caves Track – National Walkway

The Waipu Caves Track is a 2km walk near Waipu Caves leading you through a picturesque karst limestone landscape across farmland and regenerating bush to a point where you can take in magnificent views. Within the entrance to the caves, you will find stalactites, stalagmites and glow worms.

Piroa Falls Track  – National Walkway


Follow the 200m Piroa Falls Track across the Ahuroa River and on to the picturesque Piroa Falls. The river has many suitable swimming holes along the track, making it a fun walk for children.

Ruakaka Pipeline Track– National Walkway

Ruakaka Pipeline Road Track is considered suitable for people of most fitness levels. The 3km track provides back dune access to Bream Bay.

Tide Tables

Keep up to date with the current tide tables for Bream Bay.


Weather forecasts for the area.