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Breaker Bay

Breaker Bay Road, Wellington 2004, New Zealand
+64 4-802 4860
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Beach, penguins and WW2 bunkers

The beach is very beautiful, plus there you can find the remains of WW2 bunkers and some penguins... read more

Reviewed 22 August 2016
Natalia S
Greater Wellington, New Zealand
A glorious but pebble beach frequented by naturists

I have been to Breaker Bay on numerous occasions during Spring, early Summer and Autumn. It's a... read more

Reviewed 13 June 2016
Wellington, New Zealand
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21 Aug 2016
“Beach, penguins and WW2 bunkers”
12 Jun 2016
“A glorious but pebble beach frequented by naturists”
Breaker Bay Road, Wellington 2004, New Zealand
+64 4-802 4860
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Reviewed 22 August 2016

The beach is very beautiful, plus there you can find the remains of WW2 bunkers and some penguins crossing the road during duck and dawn times. Also this place is so well hidden that it is popular among naturists.

Thank Natalia S
Reviewed 13 June 2016

I have been to Breaker Bay on numerous occasions during Spring, early Summer and Autumn. It's a gravel / pebble beach which certainly isn't obvious in the pictures shown. The view from the beach is out to sea and if you spend any amount of...More

Thank Int_Academic
Reviewed 15 May 2016

We walked to this beach and took photos at the hole in the rock. We found several nice paua shells and enjoyed a morning and evening stroll along the beach. Hiking up from the beach on the trail was nice, as well. Very nicely maintained...More

Thank WorldTravelers1234
Reviewed 12 February 2016

Really spoilt for beautiful places in this area.....used to sit here and watch the inter island ferry crossing from south island or coming to north island. Great place to chill and take in the landscape, the sea and sky and breath it all in.

Thank benvonnag
Reviewed 13 May 2013

Only problem with this is that there is not great bus service out there but this spot of breath-taking. Nice walk above the bluffs with a few signs with some historical markers. Great view of the south island and can watch the ferry boats. Apparently...More

1  Thank rawfox
Reviewed 25 April 2013

Got married here, just on the cliffs above. Amazing place, just so beautiful and incredible views!! I would recommend Breaker Bay to anyone who appreciates the views and the walks around it.

Thank DaniWellaz
Reviewed 28 February 2013

Great views everywhere around the bay and a great beach for everyone including nude bathers. Quite a walk to the end and back with the thick sand so soft that your feet dig in so far you can feel the leg muscles crying out when...More

Thank Balilje
Reviewed 25 May 2012

Large beach with spectacular views but more shingle than sand.

Thank DanieWigzell
Reviewed 20 January 2012

This is a good place to go when there's a northwest gale howling because it's a bit sheltered from that. Nipply when a south breeze is skating through, though.

4  Thank lighthouse1971
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