Kawau Island, Hauraki Gulf Islands
Vivian Bay is located on the northern side of Kawau island, a stunning sandy beach, great anchorage for any southerly, it has two wharves, and one of the islands best restaurants.
It can get busy here during the summer months, as the water is clear, warm, and its not far from the main land.
If your around at the right time you may even see the sea plane land, bringing guests to the restaurant from Auckland.
Activity, running race: from wharf to wharf, the record is 58sec held by local resident of 50 years Allen Hume. Record Return trip 2:04 Alan's is 2:05