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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Alice Foulds - Not Human Tour
Alice Foulds brings her debut EP 'Oxygen' live to the stage in a mid-year tour of the North Island. Building her performances on a mix of band and acoustic arrangements, Alice's Not Human Tour will showcase both her ...
Where: Pig and Whistle Historic Pub, Rotorua, Bay of Plenty
Address: 1182 Tutanekai St, Rotorua, Bay of Plenty
From: 7:00pm on Wednesday 17th July 2019
To: 11:59pm on Wednesday 17th July 2019
Poker Night – Texas Hold'em Tournament
Going to be in Roto-Vegas, Rotorua on Wednesday Night? Don't be afraid. Wednesday night poker is back in Roto-Vegas, Rotorua Attention! Attention! New game, new game! (Host Venue) Mitchell Downs Tavern. Up to ...
Where: Mitchell Downs Tavern, Rotorua, Bay of Plenty
Address: 10-12 Goldie Street, Pukehangi. Rotorua, Rotorua, Bay of Plenty
From: 6:30pm on Wednesday 20th February 2019
To: 9:30pm on Wednesday 18th September 2019
Cuban Salsa Classes
Cuban Salsa Classes! Learn to dance Salsa with Greydis Dance on Wednesday nights! Follow the rhythms, meet a community of fun friendly people and dance your way through life! You can join our classes at any time, you ...
Where: Queen Elizabeth Health Centre, Rotorua, Bay of Plenty
Address: 1073 Whakaue Street, Rotorua, Bay of Plenty
From: 6:00pm on Wednesday 1st May 2019
To: 9:00pm on Wednesday 17th July 2019
Come down to Te Manawa (corner of Tūtanekai and Hinemoa Streets) and take a journey through the long white cloud to experience the world premiere of this immersive sound and light celebration of Matariki. This free ...
Where: Te Manawa, Rotorua, Bay of Plenty
Address: Corner of Tutanekai and Hinemoa Street, Rotorua, Bay of Plenty
From: 5:00pm on Wednesday 3rd July 2019
To: 10:00pm on Sunday 21st July 2019
Animates Rotorua - School Holiday Activities
Looking for fun activities to do with the kids these school holidays? We have you covered! We're running free School Holiday activities in all Animates stores on Thursday 11 & 18 of July at 11am. Both sessions will ...
Where: Animates - Lake Rd, Rotorua, Bay of Plenty
Address: 124 Lake Rd, Rotorua, Bay of Plenty
From: 11:00am on Thursday 11th July 2019
To: 11:40am on Thursday 18th July 2019
Ahurei Pasifika Fijian Community Church Service
As part of the Ahurei Pasifika week of events we welcome you to join us as we take part in a traditional Fijian church service conducted in Fijian followed by a Sevusevu ceremony. This will be a beautiful event to be ...
Where: Toi Ohomai Institute of Technology, Rotorua, Bay of Plenty
Address: Mokoia Dr, Rotorua, Bay of Plenty
From: 6:30pm on Thursday 18th July 2019
To: 8:00pm on Thursday 18th July 2019
Matariki School Holiday Drop-in Crafts
Rotorua Museum are hosting two weeks of Matariki themed drop-in crafts over the July School Holidays. Come down to the Pop Up Shop (1201 Eruera Street) and join in the fun between 10am – 2pm on weekdays. Week One: ...
Where: Shop 1201 Eruera Street, Rotorua, Bay of Plenty
Address: 1201 Eruera Street, Rotorua, Rotorua, Bay of Plenty
From: 10:00am on Monday 8th July 2019
To: 2:00pm on Friday 19th July 2019
Patchells Si-Lodec Rugby Holiday Programme
The Bay of Plenty Rugby Holiday Programme is back for Term 2 as part of the Ahurei Pasifika week of events in Rotorua! This year, we are at a new location, the Southern Trust Sportsdrome! This year, we are running for ...
Where: Southern Trust Sportsdrome, Rotorua, Bay of Plenty
Address: Queens Drive, Government Gardens, Rotorua, Bay of Plenty
From: 9:00am on Thursday 18th July 2019
To: 12:00pm on Friday 19th July 2019
Felix The Fearless Dog
Another twisted tail at the Blue Baths. Muddy Moa Charitable Trust presentS Felix the Fearless Dog by Darlene Mohekey - only at the Blue Baths, Rotorua! Join us on Fly-Valley Farm for another amazing adventure! ...
Where: The Blue Baths, Rotorua, Bay of Plenty
Address: Queens Drive, Rotorua, Bay of Plenty
From: 10:30am on Monday 8th July 2019
To: 11:40am on Saturday 20th July 2019
Matariki Crack the Code Activity Trail
Wanted: Detectives needed to solve a Matariki Mystery in the Government Gardens! These July School Holidays, Rotorua Museum is bringing back the popular Crack the Code free activity trail which will have kids learning ...
Where: Government Gardens, Rotorua, Bay of Plenty
Address: Queens Drive, Rotorua, Bay of Plenty
From: 9:00am on Saturday 6th July 2019
To: 5:00pm on Sunday 21st July 2019