Due to the current COVID-19 Level 3 lockdown and possible move to Level 4 please note:If you are currently a visitor on Aotea Great Barrier Island you need to leave the island before transport links are no longer available. Please contact your transport provider or booking agent for assistance. At this stage we are unsure if the current lockdown status will change but we are encouraging our visitors to return to their permanent place of residence.

GREAT SKIES

Our skies are spectacular, we are the only island in the world to receive Dark Sky Sanctuary status

LEARN ABOUT THE SANCTUARY

GREAT BEACHES

Our beaches range from sweeping expanses of pristine surf on the east coast to sheltered harbours, sandy shores and secluded coves on the west coast.

DISCOVER OUR BEACHES

GREAT WALKS

Our networks of hiking and walking tracks offer spectacular landscapes and breathtaking views.

FIND YOUR TRAIL