Lake Okareka is one of four small lakes lying between Lake Rotorua and Lake Tarawera, in the Bay of Plenty region of New Zealand's North Island. The others are Lake Rotokakahi (Green Lake), Lake Tikitapu (Blue Lake), and Lake Okataina. All lie within the Okataina caldera, along its western edge. more
This small and little-visited lake is a place of much charm, surrounded by hills nearly everywhere thickly wooded. It is quite near, but out of sight from the tourist motor route of Rotorua and Tarawera.
Mobile-friendly - Experience stunning panoramic views over Lake Okareka, Lake Okataina, Lake Rotorua, Lake Tarawera with the majestic Mount Tarawera beaming down on you. Horses to suit all abilities, with guided treks from 30 minutes to three hours. Experienced owner/guide, catering for small groups and larger ones of up to 15 people. Enjoy horse riding at Lake Okareka, Rotorua.
Mobile-friendly - Small group tours connecting you with hard-to-reach places. Explore Rotorua by day or night. Our Thermal Path Tour takes you 'off the beaten track' to mud pools and thermal areas. Lakes Morning tour (Hamurana Springs, Okere Falls, Lake Rotoiti, the Blue and Green lakes and Lake Tarawera), plus Real Rotorua's Nocturnal Adventure. #6 of 70 Outdoor Activities in Rotorua (TripAdvisor).
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Xmas Late Night Opening
Time to pick up your passport, collect your stamps and meet us on Thursday 12th of December for a festive evening of gift shopping! Portico and McLeods Booksellers will be open from 5 - 7pm with 10% off storewide so ...
Where: Portico Gallery, Rotorua, Bay of Plenty
Address: 1155 Pukuatua St, Rotorua, Bay of Plenty
From: 5:00pm on Thursday 12th December 2019
To: 7:00pm on Thursday 12th December 2019
Museum Community Christmas Tree: Rākau Kirihimete
After the overwhelming success of last year’s Rotorua Museum Community Christmas Tree, we are again asking our generous local community to donate gifts to a great cause. Starting Monday 2 December 2019 the Rotorua ...
Where: Rotorua Library, Te Aka Mauri, Rotorua, Bay of Plenty
Address: 1127 Haupapa Street, Rotorua, Bay of Plenty
From: 9:00am on Monday 2nd December 2019
To: 4:00pm on Monday 6th January 2020
8-Ball Pool Open Singles Comp
- If you are in Roto-Vegas, Rotorua on Thursday - Do not miss this! What better way to spend a Thursday evening than an open 8 ball pool tournament at the pub?! We're providing all the excuses you need with our weekly ...
Where: Mitchell Downs Tavern, Rotorua, Bay of Plenty
Address: 10-12 Goldie Street, Pukehangi. Rotorua, Rotorua, Bay of Plenty
From: 7:00pm on Thursday 26th September 2019
To: 10:00pm on Thursday 25th June 2020
The award-winning Aaradhna is one of the country’s most distinguished singer and songwriters. She’s been a familiar face - and voice - in the local and international scene since featuring on Adeaze’s chart-topping ...
Where: Barcode, Rotorua, Bay of Plenty
Address: 1232 Arawa St, Rotorua, Bay of Plenty
From: 8:30pm on Friday 13th December 2019
To: 12:30am on Saturday 14th December 2019
Double Comedy Feature: Bedtime Stories/The Internet Play
Drama Kids Rotorua bring you back-to-back comedy with two family-friendly shows in a row. The Junior Production class kick off with a 60 minute comedy show: "Bedtime Stories (As Told By Our Dad) (Who Messed Them ...
Where: Shambles Theatre, Rotorua, Bay of Plenty
Address: 8 Amohau Street, Rotorua, Bay of Plenty
From: 7:00pm on Friday 13th December 2019
To: 3:15pm on Sunday 15th December 2019
Carols By Candle Light
Rotorua East Lions Club and Hits 97.5 will be holding Carols by Candlelight again this year. It will be an enjoyable celebration of Christmas for families and children under the trees in Kuirau Park. The ...
Where: Kuirau Park, Rotorua, Bay of Plenty
Address: Corner of Ranolf St & Lake Rd, Rotorua, Bay of Plenty
From: 7:00pm on Friday 13th December 2019
To: 9:00pm on Friday 13th December 2019
Rotorua Seniors – An Art Interaction
Please load to Creative Rotorua Web and facebook, and General Eventfinda. Can co-host with RLC and Creative Communities. Public dates: Monday 9 Dec 2019 – 18 Mar 2020 - however RLC closed from 20 December 2019 until ...
Where: Rotorua Lakes Council, Rotorua, Bay of Plenty
Address: 1061 Haupapa St, Rotorua, Bay of Plenty
From: 8:00am on Monday 9th December 2019
To: 5:00pm on Friday 14th February 2020
Jade Carving Workshop Tours
Come and explore our jade carving workshop in Rotorua! Every day this summer you can join a free guided tour of our jade carving workshop and see how local artists James and Tama craft jade by hand. You'll discover ...
Where: Mountain Jade, Rotorua, Bay of Plenty
Address: 1288 Fenton St, Rotorua, Bay of Plenty
From: 10:00am on Saturday 16th November 2019
To: 5:00pm on Saturday 29th February 2020
Jason Kerrison - I Will If You Will - Acoustic Solo Tour: CANCELLED
Singer/Songwriter Jason Kerrison is taking his talents across Aotearoa on a special solo songbook tour, hosted at delightful intimate venues sharing Opshop, The Babysitters Circus songs, solo work including his new ...
Where: Ponsonby Rd Lounge Bar, Rotorua, Bay of Plenty
Address: 1109 Tutanekai St, Rotorua, Bay of Plenty
From: 8:00pm on Saturday 14th December 2019
To: 11:59pm on Saturday 14th December 2019
The Arts Village Summer Festival 2019
Welcome in Summer and prepare for the festive season at our Summer Festival this December. Join us from 10am to 3pm on Saturday 14th December for a vibrant festival of live performances, free face-painting, free all ...
Where: The Arts Village, Rotorua, Bay of Plenty
Address: 1240 Hinemaru Street, Rotorua, Bay of Plenty
From: 10:00am on Saturday 14th December 2019
To: 3:00pm on Saturday 14th December 2019