Godwit Lodge


·  Backpacker Lodge on stilts sited on the Southshore spit overlooking the estuary.

·  Great views of the estuary and port hills and ideal for bird watching.

·  Prime tourist accommodation for welcoming and farewelling the godwits.

·  Complemented by a new sculpture commemorating the migration of the godwits further down the spit.


·  Considerable tourism potential.

·  Must be able to sustain large variations in estuary levels including tides, storm surges and sea level rise.