Mohaka Beach

Day Use Area

Has not been rated.

Contact

McIver Road, Mohaka, North Island

visitwairoa.co.nz/see-and-do/fishing/mohaka

Description

The beach away from the mouth offers snapper, kahawai, dogfish, gurnard, trevally and at times those pesky paddle crabs. Most bait will do the trick. If the crabs are about, try a piece of squid or octopus and add a cork or float to your trace to try and keep it out of reach. The southern side of Mohaka Beach is an excellent spot for kontiki or kite fishing during north-westerly winds. You need to get the baits out quickly past the crab population. This beach is not safe for swimming.

Read more

Features

Location

Lat: -39.128394 Lng: 177.183138

User Reviews

Avatar

User 194712

Rough Beach, no facilities, but place for a few campers, 4wd recommended as road leads into sandy beach. Last 600 meter rough gravel. Looks like people stay overnight here frequently.

logo

For more reviews download WikiCamps NOW!

Download on the App Store Get it on Google Play Get it on the Microsoft Store

Minimum requirements: iOS 12, Android 6, Windows 10