Pony Point Reserve
Above Cass Bay
In 1885 when the Russians invaded Afghanistan, all the colonial powers around the Pacific strengthened their coastal defences. View and appreciate the remains of these defences, enjoy a picnic, swim at the sheltered sandy beach, or visit the Torpedo Boat Museum in the old powder magazine or enjoy a cliff top walk to Corsair Bay.
Directions: The bay is a 30 min walk from Lyttelton on sign-posted Torpedo Boat track. Drive to the end of Charlotte Jane Quay, then walk around the side of Naval Point Club and up a short track (2 mins).
Magazine Bay, Lyttelton
Last updated: 03.08.2015