Leigh is just over an hour north of Auckland, so why not visit for the day or enjoy all the area has to offer by staying a night or two?
STAY – Camping grounds with cabins, self-contained options or bed and breakfast rooms. Go to the accommodation listing on this site and make your booking http://www.leighbythesea.co.nz/category/sleeping/
SNORKEL at NZ’s first marine reserve at Goat Island. Bring your own gear or hire some locally.
WALK – Explore the little bush walk at Matheson Bay or take a longer trek on the Goat Island Walkway or Leigh Harbour Track.
LEARN – Check out the school holiday programmes at the Goat Island Marine Discovery Centre http://www.goatislandmarine.co.nz/ or visit the Ti Point Reptile Park.
FIND – the post and password for the Toyota Kiwi Guardians www.kiwiguardians.co.nz
FISHES – Swim with the huge snapper at Goat Island or have a go at fishing off the Leigh or Ti Point wharves. (check out the marine reserve no-take rules and boundaries)
ON THE WATER – hop on board the glass bottom boat or go kayaking.
EAT – Enjoy a feed of fresh fish and chips, a pizza at the Sawmill Cafe or the kids menu at the Leigh Bar. http://www.leighbythesea.co.nz/category/eating/