Leigh is a small town in the Auckland Region, north of metropolitan Auckland, in the North Island of New Zealand. The nearest sizable town is Warkworth. The Goat Island marine reserve, formally called Cape Rodney-Okakari Point Marine Reserve, half an hour drive from Warkworth, was created in 1975 and was New Zealand's first marine reserve.

Get in

The road to Leigh departs from State Highway 1 at Warkworth.



Glass bottom boat in Goat Island marine reserve



Go next

If you have your own boat, you could sail to Great Barrier Island.

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