New Chums Beach, Whangapoua

Still undeveloped, New Chums Beach enchants intrepid travelers with its stretch of white sand fringed by native palms and pohutukawa trees. After crossing a shallow estuary at the trailhead, you'll need to take an uneven coastal path to get to the beach--the terrain and the remoteness of the spot helps it remain so unspoiled and uncrowded. To visit New Chums Beach on your holiday in Whangapoua, and find out what else Whangapoua has to offer, use our Whangapoua online road trip planner .
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  • Had to check it out as it's suppose to be one of NZ best. It's not my favorite but it's very cool. I think I liked the fact that it was a short journey to get there. 30 min walk over an easy stream, w...  more »
  • 30 min walk to this beach. Before the beach, a path on the right quite steep will lead you to a cool lookout with a 360° view where I could use my drone. More informations on my profil :)  more »
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