If you’ve had your fill of native bush, biking or swimming, the Barrier has plenty of other activites to entice you.

Fishing is a very popular pastime to enjoy alone, with family or with friends. There are a number of great fishing spots around the Barrier and friendly charter operators who may share them with you! Crayfish and Schnapper are amoung the bounty which is abundant in the typically clear waters of the Barrier.

Snorkelling and diving are also popular around the sheltered coves and bays. There are also two shipwreck sites for those with an extra sense of adventure.

Great Barrier Island Golf Course is a 9 hole course and offers specaular views and gentle exercise to golfers of all handicaps. Family groups are welcome.

There are several great pubs, cafe’s and restaurants on the Barrier to choose from – so if you havent had any success with the rod and reel, there’s always a fish burger from the takeaways.

Useful links:

Mulberry Grove Store – Fish Bait & Ice | Ph: (09) 429 0909
Hooked on Barrier – Fishing & Diving gear hire | Ph: (09) 429 0714
Great Barrier Island Golf Course | Ph: (09) 429 0420