Rere Rockslide, Gisborne

(4.4/5 based on 140+ 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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TripAdvisor
  • Once you finally get here after a bit of a trek it a great place of beauty. I was told by a local to visit here as you regularly see the kids sliding off the rock but we did not see this but we were h...  more »
  • Would be a great experience if the water were not contaminated. Such a shame for such a great spot. Lots of families having a great time but I was concerned about the contaminants in the water with gr...  more »
  • A must see when visiting Gisborne. About 20 minute drive. Awsome for the whole family. Take a picnic and spend the day. Take wetsuit or boogie boards and slide down the rock slide. Awsome for thrill s...  more »
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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.