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EMR Hawera Pool Snorkel Trail

  • Hawera Aquatic Center 66 Waihi Road Hawera, Taranaki, 4610 New Zealand (map)

Come along to Taranaki's first pool snorkel trail - learn how to snorkel and what animals live in our local moana with our "artificial reef"*! Fun for the whole family (koha welcome).

Ages 7yrs+ only and no experience required! We have all the gear you need just bring your togs and towel and pay as normal at the front desk .

Big thanks to our supporters, sponsors and volunteers who make this day possible including; South Taranaki District Council, Hawera Aquatic Centre staff, DOCCF funding, Wild for Taranaki, DOC Taranaki, Experiencing Marine Reserves and Nga Motu Marine Reserve Society.

COST: Normal pool entry fee - register at poolside!
GEAR: We provide snorkels, masks and fins with the guidance of a volunteer snorkel guide (masks and snorkels may not be used unsupervised).
NOTE: NORMAL POOL RULES APPLY - Children must be supervised at all times.

If you would like to volunteer as a snorkel guide, event assistant or would like more information please contact EMR Taranaki Regional Coordinator:

*Artificial reef = images of local marine species weighed to the pool floor.

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