Come as you are to where the land meets the sea. A stunning slice of paradise to re-discover what’s truly important. Fill your days as you wish, following every intuition. A sunrise stroll, coffee with friends, surfing sessions and blissful beach picnics – all the best things life has to bring.




Dive Tatapouri

Right next door to us at Tatapouri Bay you can get up close and personal with these majestic creatures with their guided Reef Ecology Tour


Tatapouri Bay – Beachfront cafe

Located right on the water, our little coffee container serves up the finest from local roastery Far East Coffee Co as well as delicious real fruit ice-creams.

Siduri Wine Bar

Siduri Wine Bar & Deli

Organic and biodynamic wines of the world. 16 Peel street, Gisborne, NZ. Thursday, Friday, Monday 3:30 till late, weekends from 5pm


The Aviary Collective

Collective store / four small businesses / eco, jewellery, toys, kids clothing, cards, designer recycled clothing, art.

USSCo Bar & Bistro

USSCo serves up a delicious bistro menu, classic cocktails and fine wines in a beautiful space.

Crawford Road Kitchen

Food, wine fine times. Find us at the Gisborne wine centre. Inner harbour, Gisborne, NZ
Lunch and dinner, Tuesday to Saturday.

Gisborne Railbike Adventure

Experience an amazing new cycling adventure on the very scenic 90 kilometres of coastal railway between Gisborne and Wairoa.

Miharo Gallery

Mīharo Gallery

Community gallery showcasing local artwork.

Village Green grocer

Village Greengrocer

The arrival of the Village Greengrocers has opened up new opportunities for local producers that don’t necessarily have the quantity of supply necessary to sell at the Gisborne Farmer’s Market.

Maunga Hikurangi

Nau mai haramai; welcome.
Ko Hikurangi te maunga, Ko Waiapu te awa, Ko Ngati Porou te iwi
Explore our unforgettable experiences and sacred sites

Cooks Cove

Walk to Cooks Cove where Captain James Cook stopped in 1769 as part of his circumnavigation of New Zealand

Eastwoodhill National Arboretum

Eastwoodhill Arboretum is the National Arboretum of New Zealand and encompasses over 131 hectares planted in exotic and native trees, shrubs and climber plantings.

Rere Rock Slide

The Rere Rockslide (aka Nature’s slip & slide). Along the Wharekopae River, this 60m rock slide is made up of constantly running water over a smooth rock bed that feeds into a cushioning large pool at the end.

Sunshine Brewery

Sunshine Brewery has been turning out delicious, all natural batch-brewed Craft beer since 1989. Making us the oldest independent brewery in NZ*

The Works

Fresh Produce, Local Wine/Beer, Great Coffee, an Awesome Team. Come down to The Works and dine with us whether it’s Brunch, Lunch, Tapas or Dinner.

Dome Bar And Cinema

Dome Cinema is a charming mixture of the modern and fun, of old elegance and romance. Somehow it makes you feel right at home.

Matawhero Wines

Single vineyard, dry-farmed wines with a colourful history that reflect our unique region.

Muirs Bookshop

We are a large Independent bookshop in the Main Street of Gisborne offering a wide range of best-selling and eclectic literary fiction, non-fiction and carefully selected children’s books.


Marle, NEUW, RAINS, Widdess, Brie Leon, KNUFERMAN, Mahsa, MARS, Ovna Ovich, & more. Designer clothing for women who get it.

Rise & Shine Yoga

Every Saturday and Sunday 6.45am$10.00 – BYO mat
Instructors from Reset – Yoga and Wellness Studios

Events & Workshops

In the warmth and beauty of Tatapouri Bay is a gathering place for doers, dreamers, families, and friends. Let us know how we can host your event here – be it a workshop, yoga retreat, a special birthday, family reunions or company function.

Coming Soon

Stay connected with us #TatapouriBay

Nathan capturing the sunrise in his undies because Nathan capturing the sunrise in his undies because good content doesn't sleep 🙌 Happy Birthday for yesterday to this legend who is Tatapouri's manager/graphic designer/ videographer/handyman/barista (the list goes on).  Hoping the next year around the sun is an extra special one 🌞
Howdy campers! Just a friendly reminder that our g Howdy campers! Just a friendly reminder that our glamping tents have been packed away for the colder months, though we hugely appreciate your interest 🤗 However, you are most welcome to book in for next summer. Simply head over to our website to find available dates for your dream escape 🙌
A pretty majestic way to start the day watching th A pretty majestic way to start the day watching the world's first sunrise. Thank you for the incredible capture @globaladmirer 🙏
Presenting Miss Retro Caravan 2021 👸 Shanti h Presenting Miss Retro Caravan 2021 👸 Shanti has done some extreme caravan makeover's this summer and her vision/work ethic continue to amaze us. She's well on her way to take out next years pageant at this rate!
A special thanks from us for all the love and supp A special thanks from us for all the love and support at our cafe over this summer! We made it team crikey. Now it's time to recoup, reset and start dreaming up lots of fun and excitement for the next busy season (Re-opening Labour Weekend) 👍 Ps. Ideas are always welcome dear ones.
Where the light first touches 🙌What a privileg Where the light first touches 🙌What a privilege it is to see these magical sunrises on our doorstep, especially now that they aren't so early (got to admit that's a bonus of shorter days).
Important Announcement - This is the last weekend Important Announcement - This is the last weekend of our cafe for the season and we're going out with a community jam session 🤗 We'll have a few musicians holding down the space but we're open to all talent (or lack of) to bring their instruments and join in. So grab your guitar, a couple of spoons or what have you and join us this Sunday 2nd May 🙌
A beautiful full moon moment from a cacao ceremony A beautiful full moon moment from a cacao ceremony held by @inner.vibrance 💫 It's a joy to witness such events where wonderful people come together to celebrate their magic in accordance with the earths.
Candid, crafted, or crafted to look candid? It's a Candid, crafted, or crafted to look candid? It's a real guessing game these days but it's likely Liv told a great joke and Nadine simply captured the moment.  ​ Ps. Our cafe is open this Friday - Sunday for delish coffee, views and candid photo opportunities. Cant wait to see you 🤗
Only two weeks left of our oceanside glamping tent Only two weeks left of our oceanside glamping tents then they'll get a rest until next season.  ​ ​Last date for glamping is 2nd May 😘