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Karitane Beach

5 Sulisker St Karitane 9471, Dunedin, New Zealand
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wonderful karitane

great beaches easy access a lot of seabirds flying overhead friendly people little fishing village... read more

Reviewed 22 January 2017
Dunedin, New Zealand
Excellent surf break with great wlls

Worth a stop for the walks, the surf break and general exploring. Absolutely stunning part of the... read more

Reviewed 8 January 2017
Christchurch, New Zealand
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  • Average5%
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“lovely beach” (5 reviews)
“coastal road” (3 reviews)
“pa site” (2 reviews)
5 Sulisker St Karitane 9471, Dunedin, New Zealand
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Reviewed 22 January 2017

great beaches easy access a lot of seabirds flying overhead friendly people little fishing village with boats high and dry when tide is out lots of walks some easy some harder fishing charters available

Thank thaimaicats
Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

Worth a stop for the walks, the surf break and general exploring. Absolutely stunning part of the world & perfect for a break from driving if you need a couple of hours or overnight stop.

Thank Bonstar78
Reviewed 4 January 2017

Well worth a drive out from Dunedin along the coastal road via Warrington, This little village has both beach and riverside walks, but also a little peninsula with a short loop walk by an old Maori Pa site which is interesting. An easy rolling stroll...More

Thank russellgallagher
Reviewed 30 December 2016

This beach is 25 kilometers North of Dunedin. It has a very safe beach, and also the Waikouaiti river runs through the village. It has a domain that can be used for picnics. Safe for supervised children.of all ages. Scenery to die for.

Thank whitock
Reviewed 24 December 2016

This beach has sand to play in, with the bonus of rocks. If you like rock hopping this is a great beach. There are rocks to the left of the beach to clamber over in low tide. Jumping from rock to rock trying not to...More

Thank karris21
Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

Wonderful coastal town. Picturesque coastline, worth getting off the highway. Stayed on the beach. Very clean beach.

Thank Carol B
Reviewed 11 December 2016

Great area north of the city of Dunedin with amazing views of the coast, worth hiring a car and visiting!

Thank Redgaucho
Reviewed 6 December 2016

We were driving from Dunedin to Oamaru and followed the coastal road wherever we could. This was a lovely beach with white sand and great rocks which I believe are called Old man and old woman rocks down one end of the beach. it was...More

Thank Debbie H
Reviewed 30 September 2016

Definitely worth heading off the main road to this village. While it was a wild, windy day when we called through it would be great on a warm summers day. Great views from the Pa site on the headland.

Thank Mitsiraider
Reviewed 25 September 2016

Take the scenic route into Dunedin from Karitane & experience a stunning vista northwards over the beach. Great place to stop for a rest or a picnic.

Thank WFMikeF
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