Farewell Spit Cafe and Visitor Information Centre


(PLEASE NOTE: The cafe at Farewell Spit is 8km before Wharariki Beach Holiday Park.)

About 50 mins drive from Takaka brings you to the northernmost café in the South Island. Farewell Spit Café is reached by turning 1st right off Wharariki Road and then across the Freemans Access Road at Puponga. The café has spectacular and breathtaking views of the famous Farewell Spit Nature Reserve, and on a perfect day you can see the North Island and in winter Mt Taranaki with its snowy peak. 

Enjoy a coffee while looking out onto beautiful Farewell Spit

Enjoy many walks from the café. Collect an information brochure which is available at the cafe’s Visitor Centre.

The view from Farewell Spit Cafe

68 Freemans Access Road