The boulders are located on Koekohe Beach, between the towns of Moerkai and Hampden. It is an easy (and very scenic) drive on State Highway 1 from the north or south.
Coming from the north – Oamuru to Moeraki
The Boulders are about 40km (approx 30 minutes drive) south of Oamuru – along a stunning scenic road! Just follow State Highway 1 towards Hampden.
Driving from Oamuru to the Moeraki Boulders:
Coming from the south – Dunedin to Moeraki
The boulders are an approximately 1 hour drive (75km) north of Dunedin up State Highway 1.
Coming from the west – Cromwell/Alexandra to Moeraki
The Moeraki Boulders are 209km (2.5 hours) from Cromwell and 185km (over 2 hours) from Alexandra.