Gisborne Walks and Accommodation


  • Breathe the clean mountain air
  • Drink the pure spring water
  • Discover the pleasures of living in the remote hills of Gisborne
  • NZ 100% pure splendid isolation

  • Enjoy the Haurata experience, great for family getaways, walking holidays, a romantic escape or just to experience New Zealand. This diamond in the hills could be your next escape . . . Situated between Gisborne and Opotiki, Haurata is approximately 65km from Gisborne city and 24km east of Matawai village. Experience Accommodation in Gisborne's stunning, rugged backcountry as you leave SH2 and weave through the unique bluffs and rock sculptures on the 13 kms up Makaretu Road to Haurata.

    Watch the Haurata tourism video





    Haurata Eco-Farming

    Eco-Farming


    Hosts Jane and Warwick Tombleson farm the land at Haurata alongside their main farm Aerial Station, which has been biologically farmed since 2007.

    Haurata News

    News


    Hautara had the privilege of having National Geographic Television on our farm doing some filming on the subject of 'Mapping'.

    Haurata Walks

    Walks


    Fancy a Gisborne walking holiday . . . we have three stunning day walks, each with their own unique landscape and breath-taking views.

    What our visitors have to say. . .

     

    "Our trip in NZ was great and wonderful and your place was one of the very best."

    "The accommodation was delightful and provided with plenty of interesting reading material."

    "This is the best walk of the five we have done."