The Catlins Great Escape Coastal Walk in 2016 is from Weirs Beach to Waikawa in Southland, which should take approximately 3 to 4 hours.
The Catlins has a variety of features which make it unique to the eastern coast of the South Island. It is rugged, remote and endowed with large tracts of native rainforest. It has abundant wildlife, is sparsely populated and is very scenic and unspoilt.
14km / 3-4 hours walk