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The Lost Spring

The Lost Spring Whitianga is a tropical Geo-Thermal paradise located in Whitianga, New Zealand. Relax, unwind and rejuvenate within the natural therapeutic geo-thermal pools, offering full poolside service.  Pamper yourself in the tree top Day Spa with a divine selection of massage therapies and beauty treatments performed by internationally trained therapists. Our licensed Restaurant offers a delicious menu to be enjoyed with lagoon-side views. Visit us at 121a Cook Drive, Whitianga. Call us on 07 866 0456 or email

Boom Sailing

Come on an action packed, yet chilled out exploration of Mercury Bay by sail, taking in Coromandel icons, Cathedral Cove, Hahei Marine Reserve, Cooks Beach and beyond from a racing grade catamaran. Boom Sailing provide a 3hr 'jump on' sailing adventure departing twice a day exploring Mercury Bay, Cathedral Cove and surrounds. We also run a 2hr evening sunset cruise daily. And for private groups we can go further afield, just ask about our private sailing charters. Just you, the great outdoors and the wind whistling through your hair! There is no better way to experience the Coromandel! Call Captain Mat on 022 327 8510 or email

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Cathedral Cove scenic Cruises

Our amazing ex Coastguard vessel, Ocean 2 has a very gentle, smooth ride, with shelter from the elements if required. Learn about the local history and the unique geology. See the marine life, birds and fish. Swim and snorkel in the marine reserve. Call us on 0800 88 86 88 or email

Ocean Leopard tours

Explore Cathedral Cove and beyond with Ocean Leopard Tours. Our world class, purpose built tour boat was built with supreme passenger comfort and maximum visibility in mind.
We operate stunning 2hr tours down 12 miles of rugged volcanic coast visiting numerous beautiful and world famous locations along the way. Throughout the tour your local guide will highlight Mercury Bay’s rich and colourful history giving the perfect balance of information and exhilaration as well as plenty of time to soak up the sights and sounds. Come and join us today! Call us on 07 8664990 or email

Glass Bottom Boat Whitianga

Join us on a 2 hour eco adventure to explore the marine reserve and stunning volcanic coastline above and below the water. Enjoy the spectacular scenery including Cathedral Cove, sea caves, blow holes and rock formations. Sit back and watch an abundance of marine life through the glass or take the plunge and snorkel amongst the fish. We have complementary snorkel equipment on board for those who want to jump in and swim amongst the fish. Listen to the fun commentary enriched with our local history and Maori culture from our knowledgable and friendly crew. Our mammal watch permit allows us to spend time with any dolphins, whales, orcas or seals we may come across.  
Call on 07 867 1962 or email

Cave Cruzer

Whether staying in the Paradise Coast area or visiting the Coromandel come and join the tour of a life time in Whitianga with Cave Cruzer Adventures. Leave from the Whitianga wharf or get picked up from Ferry Landing and see the exciting Te Whangaunui-A-Hei Marine Reserve, Cathedral Cove and visit the wonder filled coastline to the Orua Sea Cave on your adventure. We are Department of Conservation licensed to view all marine life. Challenge your senses as you enter inside spectacular caves and blowholes. Feel the sea and sun from the comfort of our open top ex naval RHIB and have free access to a video of your entire tour! Call us 0800 4 CRUZER, email or check us out on Facebook.

Oceans Resort Whitianga

Oceans Resort Whitianga offers contemporary, luxury apartment accommodation in the heart of Whitianga. With large self catering apartments including a full kitchen and full laundry in every apartment, an outdoor heated pool, tennis court and childrens playground all on site, there’s plenty to keep the family busy. Pop next door to The Lost Spring or wander 2minutes to the tranquil shores of Buffalo Beach. A 5 minute stroll will get you to the trendy cafes and stores in Whitianga town. Oceans Resort reception is 50 metres down the drive off 18 Eyre Street. Ask for your friendly host Pamela who can assist you with all of your accommodation needs. Call us on 07 8695222, email or check us out on Facebook.

Whitianga Butchery

We process and sell a large variety of meat and small goods including free range pork and chicken. All our sausages are made by us here in the shop and include a range of gluten free options. We also provide homekill services and fish smoking services for the keen fishermen. Our friendly staff are always on hand to offer assistance so pop in and see us on Main Street Tairua, call us on 07 866 5191.

Whiti Farm Park

Spend the day meandering through over eight acres of mature park like surroundings and a short bush walk. Meet, hand feed, cuddle and interact with over 40 species of friendly farmyard and exotic animals, birds and reptiles. Farm machinery, a train, a fire engine, a gigantic trampoline, a pirate ship and the best tree-hut on earth are dotted around to inspire, intrigue and educate. We have something to entertain visitors both young and not so young. Bring a picnic lunch and enjoy what we have to offer. Open 7 days 10am - 4pm. Visit us 30 minutes north of Tairua on the Main Road, call us on 07 866 2349 or email