Whatipu Beach

Having explored a good chunk of the Waitakere Ranges west of Auckland, we noticed a spot on the map that we hadn’t been or heard about. When Sissy researched a bit more she found that Whatipu Beach, the southern point in the Waitakere area, is home to a group of caves and of is another […]

Waitakere Ranges

O'Neill Bay Beach

Roughly an hour from Auckland, the Waitakere Ranges house rugged black sand beaches, caves, and tons of gorgeous waterfalls. The more well known beaches like Piha, Bethells, Muriwai, and Karekare can get pretty packed in summer, and rightfully so as the surf is good and there are tons of hiking trails around. There are lesser […]