Poor Knights Island Marine Reserve, Whangarei

Categories: Reefs, Wildlife Areas, Nature & Parks
Inspirock Rating:
4.8/5 based on 130 reviews on the web
With an extensive biodiversity and appealing rock formation, the waters of Poor Knights Island Marine Reserve ranked among Jacques Cousteau's top ten dives around the world. Plunge into this special habitat offering fresh perspectives on the underwater inhabitants that live just off the island's coast. Renowned for its diving and snorkeling potential, the reserve gives seasoned divers and non-divers alike a great opportunity to explore what lies beneath, with tour operators and diving instructors based by the waters. Choose to start, finish, or center your holiday on a trip to Poor Knights Island Marine Reserve by using our Whangarei travel itinerary maker.
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  • What a great trip. The dive shop helped us with our gear and loaded on the boat. The dive masters were great. We had Dawn for our leader and she was fantastic. We dove at Middle Arch and Trevor's Poin...  read more »
  • When the visability is great , & you enjoy a smoothe trip over ( less than an hour ), you will experience one of your best days in your life . Visability is best in autumn . Whether you swim with the ...  read more »
  • This is "Amazing" It's like snorkelling in a massive fish tank If u love snorkeling and recreational water sports this is a must do! No fishing to eat allowed - its one of the best marine reserves in ...  read more »
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