White Heron Sanctuary Tours

43 Main Rd Whataroa 7886 West Coast New Zealand

A unique experience to visit New Zealand’s only white heron nesting site in the Waitangi roto Nature Reserve.


We are the only operators approved to take tours to this protected area. 

White Heron Sanctuary Tours are a family-owned company.

Operating for 20 years, they are the only tour company approved into the Waitangi Roto Nature Reserve area under a special concession with the Department of Conservation.

The only access to this area is from Whataroa.


Contact White Heron Sanctuary Tours

White Heron Sanctuary Tours
+64 3 753 4120
0800 523 456

How to find us

65 Main South Road, State Highway 6. Whataroa. 30 km north of Franz Josef. 100 km south of Hokitika.


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