Seal Colony - Tauranga Bay

West Coast

  • Beach
  • Dolphin
  • Hike

It is not uncommon to be enjoying a walk along a West Coast beach and suddenly find yourself tripping over a New Zealand fur seal. These seals love to lounge around and soak up the sun. To see a large group of them, visit Tauranga Bay at Cape Foulwind near Westport where there is a breeding colony. Access is via an easy walking trail.

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