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“Magical mayor”
Review of Mayor Island

Mayor Island
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US$81.97*
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Mount and City Helicopter Flight from Tauranga
Ranked #41 of 90 things to do in Tauranga
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Reviewed 21 May 2013

Just beautiful ! Lovely big trees, awesome views from coast track, good fishing, nice tranquil camping ground, and interesting beaches to explore

1  Thank Barb L
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Reviewed 8 January 2013

A beatiful spot, approximately 22 miles from Tauranga harbour enterance but lacks any real managed control and good services to stay on the island for any period of time.South East Bay is the bay to land at and where there is some accommodation.Popular with boaties that have all live aboard conveniences, they moore in the bay for safe anchorage & shelter. Pick the weather carefully, getting to and back from Mayor Island is great in good sea conditions but can be a hell of a trip in bad weather.

11  Thank MEANDMEX
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Reviewed 22 December 2012

We go over on our boat so are independent but you can book a hut or take a tent through DOC, the island is serviced by a ferry (take seasick pills if you tend to get queasy cause it is an open water trip) and showers, toilets and a rustic cook house cater to your needs. Great walks, great beaches, take your camping gear and fishing rod and you are in for a real treat.

5  Thank Anne-Marie C
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