Mangakino's picturesque lakefront is stunning for a family picnic. It also has its own unique waterfront cafe enjoyed by locals and visitors alike. Free Camping - Mangakino Lakefront Reserve - toilets, power, swim in the lake. Take the boat out, or just relax on the shore and enjoy this ever-popular part of New Zealand.
Fishing Lake Maraetai is a great destination for the 'boys' wanting a few days away fishing. Stay at Lake Maraetai Lodge where there is ample room for boats and trailers, BBQ on hand and full kitchen, bathroom and laundry facilities.