Wild Side Farm Activity Retreat and Accommodation
Enter a world of peace. Switch off and absorb the relaxing atmosphere of the comfortable cabin and abundant native bush. Whether you choose to just unwind and immerse yourself in the tranquility, explore the rolling hills and trails through the bush or embark on one of our environmental based education activities, your stay at Wild Side Farm will create a lasting memory
For Information Contact Max & Jane 06 376 2500
Web Site www.wildsidefarm.co.nz
6.5 Kilometres South of Pongaroa on the Coast Road are the spectacular Mangatiti Falls. Accessed by walking track through private farmland, the falls can be viewed from above or, by following a marked bush track visitors can reach the river at the base.
Access by arrangement with the owners Marty and Debbie Hull 06 376 2822
26 Kilometres East of Pongaroa along the Coast Road is the quiet beach community of Akitio. The campsite offers cabins, camping and space for campervans. There are also bach's for rent. The beach and river mouth are popular fishing spots and the boat club is well supported. There is a small local store and bottleshop.
Pongaroa Domain and Squash Club
At the North end of Pongaroa above the school is the village domain. The grounds are available for camping, caravans and motor homes. There are toilet and shower facilities and electric hookup. The clubhouse building has a kitchen and large function area and can be hired for events. Information and keys available from Pongaroa Store 06 376 2732
The squash club is behind the domain clubhouse building. There are 2 courts, showers and a viewing area. Visitors welcome. Information available from Simon Finnie 06 376 2545