Te Akeake Walk

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Walking track

The Te Akeake walk provides a picturesque exploration of beach and parkland. From the car park walk to the beach, head north and enjoy the atmosphere. Te Akeake is the area at the end of the sandspit headland. Walk back along the Puhoi River side of the park to the car park. This is a flat walk and great for most prams.

Te Akeake Walk details

Regional park: Click here for information about 'Wenderholm' (including gate opening hours)
Distance: 1.0 km
Time: 30 minutes
Wheelchair access: No
Pram access: Yes.

What to expect

Walking tracks should be suitable for people with reasonable fitness levels.

Walking tracks will:
  • Have easy to moderate grades with mostly compacted and drained surfaces.
  • Be well sign-posted with directional signs at track entrances and junctions and have safety signs where required.
Walking tracks may:
  • Have steps on excessively steep areas.
  • Have timber boardwalks and bridges over permanent wet areas and waterways.
  • Have seats and maintained views at areas of interest.


Theft from vehicles is not common but unfortunately can happen. You should take the same reasonable precautions you take when parking at other locations and remember to lock your vehicle and take your valuables with you.