Our Activities

Below you will find information on the many activities and points of interest in Mangonui and the surrounding Far North district. Our staff can advise and assist you in planning your holiday activities during your stay at The Old Oak.

Cape Reinga

Sand surfing, coastal walks and a sandy highway.

Take a day trip to Cape Reinga, New Zealand’s northernmost point.

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Beach Paradise

Swim, surf, and paddleboard on Doubtless Bay’s beaches

Relax at the beach, have a swim, or go for a paddle. 

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Artists and Galleries

Explore the creative side of Mangonui

Browse art galleries and artists’ studios in and around Mangonui.

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Butler Point – Whaling Museum

Our favourite piece of history in the bay

A short drive around the harbour to Hihi, and you will find this property steeped…

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Mangonui Heritage Trail

Discover Mangonui by foot

Take a leisurly stroll on Mangonui’s Heritage Trail Walk.

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Local Restaurants

The best places to eat in Mangonui

You will be spoilt for dining choices along Waterfront Drive.

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Mangonui Waterfront Festival

The last Saturday in March

This well-known festival takes place along Waterfront Drive.

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Fishing and Diving

Spend the day out on the water

Doubtless Bay abounds in great fishing and diving spots. 

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Why not fit in a round of golf

Doubtless Bay features two golf courses within a 15 minute drive of Mangonui.

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