Welcome to New Zealand Waterfalls


This website is about New Zealand waterfalls. It was created with the purpose of helping people to find and reach waterfalls with a minimum amount of trouble.
It is completely searchable, with every waterfall having an entry that includes the waterfall name, a description of the falls, directions for the road and the trail, and the waterfall's vital statistics and photo. Each waterfall is also rated and includes honest advice for the best time to go to the falls.
  • If you are looking for visiting the most popular/easy accessible waterfalls, please refer to the Must See Waterfalls article. 
  • If you are searching for waterfalls in a specific region, please refer to the Waterfalls by Region tab.
  • If you want to see all the New Zealand waterfalls on a map (TOPO or Google maps), please refer to Waterfalls Interactive Map tab.
  • If you would like to get a list of all New Zealand waterfalls or searching for a waterfall with specific criteria, please refer to the Waterfalls Custom Search tab.

Recently published waterfalls

Washpen Falls

Published: 18 October 2019

One of the most popular waterfalls near Christchurch, Washpen Falls is reached via a gorgeous 2 hours loop walk.

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Wairere Waterfall

Published: 17 September 2019

Wairere Waterfall is a stunning and easy to reach waterfall located in Whakatane.

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Tanekaha Waterfalls

Published: 06 August 2019

Hidden gem, Tanekaha Waterfalls are three waterfalls found along Tanekaha Falls track at Mangawhai.

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