Trail Info


Trail type: Walking
Direction: One way

Walking Duration: 10 mins - 20 mins
Distance: 0.34 km
Return via same track

Fitness: Low
Walking Difficulty: Easy
Gradient: Unknown

Dog Friendly: No

Highlights:
Spot New Zealand fur seals/kekeno and yellow-eyed penguins/hoiho from this cliff-top walk.

Things to know:
The track zig-zags across the top of the cliff on the south side of Cape Wanbrow. From a platform you can see New Zealand fur seals/kekeno on the rocks below. Carry on further to a viewing hide to watch penguins as they cross the beach

Location:
The track starts at the end of Bushy Beach Road, at the southern end of Oamaru.
-45.1220, 170.9787 - view map

Description

The track zig-zags across the top of the cliff on the south side of Cape Wanbrow. From a platform you can see New Zealand fur seals/kekeno on the rocks below. Carry on further to a viewing hide to watch penguins as they cross the beach (before 9 am and after 3 pm).

Getting there

The track starts at the end of Bushy Beach Road, at the southern end of Oamaru.

Source: Department of Conservation (Banner image: 'Bushy beach from viewing platform' by Enrique Fernandez / Creative Commons. Hero image:'Waiting on the Yellow Eyed Penguin' by Malcolm Surgenor / Creative Commons

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Location

The track starts at the end of Bushy Beach Road, at the southern end of Oamaru., -45.1220, 170.9787