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.

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.

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Already cooking up some ideas for Summer Sunday Sessions, if you have any please drop them in the comments 😍 Bands you'd like to see, food you'd like to eat, activites etc. We're all ears 🙌
The East Cape of New Zealand continues to amaze us 😍 Very lucky we are just a short drive from this absolute sight. #travelnz #nzmustdo
This is our friend Arna 💜 We just want to aknowldege her as a wonderful, kind-hearted being that is brimming with talent. Looking forward to gather once the sun gets closer to earth 🙌
Sunrise watch party 👀 Grab your friends and plan a trip you won't forget to beautiful Gisborne ✨
We're still offering 20% off our Zen Cabins using the code WINTER20* 😍 Your winter mini break awaits with full insulation, double glazing, your own heat pump and spa/sauna access included. *For stays Monday - Thursday
The gals enjoying a lovely afternoon as Miso (the resident hamu) hopes for some food 😂 We will give plenty of notice when our cafe reopens next summer 🙌
Glamping at its finest 💁‍♀️ One of our @lotusbelletents sleeps 4 people so it's even more cosy than usual. #glampingnz #nztravel #nzmustdo
A seagulls perspective of our beautiful campground. Tatapouri Bay is situated just 15 mins our of the heart of Gisborne, the "gateway to the East Cape" as some may call it. We look forward to your visit 🤗
More magical markets and Sunday Sessions await us! Pictured - two wonderful darlings that made our summer much brighter 🙌
Enjoy 20% off our Zen Cabins using the code WINTER20* 🙌 You'll be plenty cosy with full insulation, double glazing, your own heat pump and spa/sauna access included 🤗 *For stays Monday - Thursday
Serving DIY cowgirl realness 💅 Natalie enjoys hardly working, strawberry real-fruit ice cream and posing with power tools for the gram. Ps. Excited to announce we will have retro caravan accomodation availble next summer 😍