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Nugget Point

Best wildlife spotting in the South Island

Time: 20 mins return

Grade: Easy

Start: The Nuggets Road just south of Kaka Point Get Google Maps directions

This walk has some of the best wildlife spotting in the entire country with chances to see fur seals, sea lions and elephant seals. The short walk to the light house offers great views out over the nuggets and into the southern ocean beyond.

Very pleased with the friendly service! We picked up the car from Auckland City and dropped the car off at the airport prior departing for Oz. When we dropped the car off we were asked if we filled the car up with petrol, which we didn't. The very friendly lady drove us to the petrol station so we could fill up and then dropped us off to the airport!!!! Nice touch!

Tony MacDonald
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