Well sheltered in all winds except from the south west. A deeper hole over 3 metres can be found on the noirth east side, otherwise the depth can be less than 1 metre. Bust with ferries in summer. A Department of Conservation island with walking tracks around the island. A shallow bay well sheltered in all winds except south west. There is a deeper 3m hole on the north-eastern side. Busy with ferries in the summer. A large wharf and licensed restaurant. Walking tracks start from here.
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