Rere Rockslide, Gisborne
(4.4/5 based on 120+ reviews on the web)
A natural water slide near the picturesque Rere Falls, Rere Rockslide makes an exciting summer activity for both locals and tourists. The Wharekopae River flows over this long, smooth sheet of rock and ends in a pool of water below. You must take your own boogie board, inflatable tube, or something similar to participate, and remember to wear swimming gear. Keep safety in mind at this attraction, and make sure the pool below is clear before sliding down. Put Rere Rockslide at the forefront of your travel plans using our Gisborne trip generator.
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  • It is a must-do if you're in the area. Just before the rere, there is a long waterfall. Nice to watch. Possible to walk behind the fall. For the natural toboggan bring your buoy, Bodyboarding or Board (something that slides) and get started! Don't forget it's rock, it is possible to injure :)
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  • This is one of the best activities in Gisborne over summer! and its free!! be careful not to fall on your butt when walking on the rocks as its very slippery ! 
  • Picnic tables and toilet, swimming, sliden with mattress and bodyboarding. Be smooth, sneakers I have held.
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  • The rockslide is fun, but a bit dangerous, be aware of the big rocks at the left side. Don't forget to bring a body board or an airbed!
  • Bring an inner tube and enjoy the slide.