Long Beach (Oneroa Bay) 

Enjoy a swim on a sandy surf beach?

Long Beach is the next bay around from Rocky Bay beach. Road access 1.4km from central Russell. A pleasant mostly flat walk from Russell. This long sandy beach has a road running the length of the beach with grass verges to park on.  Exposed to the summer north easterly swells, the breaking swells area popular with body boarders. This beach is popular with visitors to Russell.


Hell Hole Bagels

Do you like Bagels? You will love these!

Easily found on the main street of town these are well worth trying for breakfast, lunch or simply a snack!

Check them out on Trip Advisor


Take a walk up Flagstaff Hill

Hone Heke and his mates were not overly keen on the flag (read the history here) , but this is a great walk and gives you some fantastic views of the the Bay of Islands. Check out the track here.