There are a range of exciting destinations and activities nearby, all within an hour's drive of Kereru Farmstay. Use our farmstay as a base to explore the beautiful Nikau Caves, Sunset Beach at Port Waikato, Limestone country and "Weathertop" out of the Lord of the Rings trilogy. The Onewhero Golf Course is a mere 7km drive away, on State Highway 22. This road is also the scenic route south towards Waitomo and Raglan. Miranda, Waingaro and Te Aroha hot pools are all within 30-60 minutes drive away. There are several regional parks and reserves close by for you to enjoy too.
If you are a motorsport fan, you've come to the right place! We are the closest farmstay accommodation to Hampton Downs Motorsport Park and the Meremere drag strip.
There are many activities in our local area; we have something for everyone!
- The Onewhero Golf Course (18 holes) is only a five minute drive from Kereru Farmstay
- Sunset Beach at Port Waikato (black sands and surf)
- Glenbrook Vintage Railway and Farm Park
- Wrights Watergardens
- Ngatea Water Gardens
- Meremere Dragway
- Hampton Downs Motorsport Park
- Nikau Cave & Cafe, Waikaretu
- Pokeno and Onewhero Markets
- Awhitu Peninsula
- Waingaro Hot Springs
- Miranda Hot Springs
- Climb nearby Mt William
- Hunua Falls and Hunua Ranges
- Miranda Seabird Coast
The Wider Area...
For more information about things to do in the Auckland and Waikato regions, take a look at:
We can organise private tours for you anywhere in the area, including Auckland, Hamilton, Nikau Caves, Port Waikato, Waitakere Ranges, Fullers Cruises, or dolphin and whale safaris. Just enquire, and we will try to accommodate your request.