This seaside village in the Catlins is famous for it's surfing, beaches as well as New Zealand’s most iconic lookout. Nugget Point showcases amazing views, a historic lighthouse and wildlife. All just a short drive from Clutha District's central town of Balclutha.
Kaka Point settlement is named after the Kaka parrot and still has a beautiful bush walk. The most famous resident was Maori Poet, Hone Tuwhare, who spent many years living in an old fashioned crib. There is a brewery, fabulous function venue, plenty of places to stay and a pub by the beach for a Southern drink and meal. You can even kayak around the breath-taking Nuggets, named after Captain Cook because when the sun shines on them, they look like rocks of gold.