Story: Bay of Plenty region

Panorama from Kōhī Point

This sequence reveals some of the views that can be obtained from the Kōhī Point headland. They are:

1. The coastline to the north-west, looking towards Mt Maunganui (Mauao)
2. Whakatāne town and river, with Mt Edgecumbe (Pūtauaki) in the background
3. The Pacific Ocean north-east of the headland
4. Moutohorā (Whale) Island
5. White Island
6. The coastline to the south-east, showing Ōhope and Ōhiwa Harbour
7. Further east, looking towards the Raukūmara Range and Cape Runaway.

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Malcolm McKinnon, 'Bay of Plenty region - Overview', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 27 October 2021)

Story by Malcolm McKinnon, updated 1 Aug 2016