Waiheke Island Delights » Beautiful beaches
Waiheke Island has perhaps the best collection of beautiful and varied beaches in one location in New Zealand. There are magnificant sandy white and golden beaches, pebble beaches and small secluded beaches you can only reach by walking.
Northern beaches are mostly sandy and safe swimming. Great northern beaches include Oneroa, Little Oneroa, Sandy and Enclosure Bays, Palm Beach, Onetangi Beach. The south side has a mix of shell, sand and pebble beaches.