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Waikanae

(4.8/5 based on 150+ reviews for 6 attractions)
Things to do: wildlife areas, beaches, parks
Waikanae is a small town on New Zealand's Kapiti Coast. The name is a Māori word meaning "waters" "of the yellow-eyed mullet".The township lies about 60 kilometres north of Wellington: New Zealand's capital city; between Paraparaumu, eight kilometres to the southwest, and Otaki, 15 kilometres to the northeast.Another settlement called Waikanae Beach exists near Gisborne on the east coast of the North Island of New Zealand.
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