Fish off the wharf just 2 minutes from the motel â€“ Snapper, Trevally, Yellowtail Kingfish off the wharf in summer.
Across the Tairua Bar are popular boat fishing spots: Shoe Island, Slipper Island and the Alderman Islands (local charter boats and trips available).
Surf, swim or chill on Ocean Beach, or head to the Esplanade Beach for something more peaceful.
Catch a ferry to the Pauanui for the Pauanui Beach (summer only).
ump off the Pepe Bridge - ONLY at high tide.