Access is open

Moturoa/Rabbit Island is open. During the COVID-19 lockdown, BBQs are not in use.

Remember if you see smoke or any sign of fire please call 111 immediately.

Please obey all signage.


Map of Moturoa Rabbit Island front beach reserve

Map of Moturoa Rabbit Island front beach reserve


General information

  • Visitors are asked to keep to the marked trails and obey all signage.
  • Logging is in progress and trucks are in constant use.
  • Please use caution, particularly at intersections.
  • Dogs are not permitted on Moturoa / Rabbit Island. They are welcome on Rough Island.

Gates close 7.30pm

Gates currently close at 7.30pm.

Forest harvesting

Due to harvesting operations roads can close at any time. Please observe any operational signage and use alternative routes if necessary.

Dogs prohibited

Please note that dogs are prohibited on Moturoa / Rabbit Island.

Need help? Contact us

Phone 03 543 8400

Email enquiries to us during normal business hours.