The walk to Orokawa Bay starts at the northern end of Waihi Beach. It may not be possible to access this track from the beach at times of high tide and strong swell. The track is popular and skirts the coastal headlands before descending into Orokawa Bay. This beach is not considered safe for swimming due to the steep grade of the seafloor, but is popular for picnicking with its lovely overhanging pohutukawa Time: 1 hour 20 minute return There is a 45-minute detour to the 28m high William Wright Falls. Tip: A well formed track, however you may get your feet wet at the start of the walk. Directions: The track is signposted from the northern end of Waihi Beach.