The Whakatane District in the Eastern Bay of Plenty is one of the most diversely beautiful areas in New Zealand. Sandy beaches are predominant along the 54 kilometres of coastline that stretches from Otamarakau in the west to Ohiwa in the east.
With one of the warmest climates in the country, Whakatane is an ideal place for families and those looking for something a little different. Whakatane has numerous parks and reserves, walking trails and playing fields. There’s a modern aquatic centre, numerous sports clubs, and a thriving arts and culture scene.