Pori Pori water hole is surrounded by rocks and forest with a beautiful scenery. There are two sections to Pori Pori as you only see one part of the water hole from the road. The other part is through a small bush journey to the best part of the water hole which is the most used, family friendly, environment.
This waterhole has fresh water fish but are often not seen, with native birds alive in the Kauri Trees near this water. May flies can be found on the water edge to insect repellent is a good idea!
There are tiny bath size holes and other big deep water holes for stronger, more confident swimmers. The water falls are in swimming distance for capable swimmer. In the summer this location hits the sun as Pori Pori is a nice warm swimming hole with plenty of shade for the kids.
Bring along your picnic basket as Pori Pori water hole is an all day, full of fun, place to be.
Pori Pori Waterhole
Poripori Water Hole is located off State Highway 29 on Poripori Road. The water Hole is along the Wairoa River and parking is available at the start of Poripori Road.