Abbey Caves Reserve 71 Abbey Caves Road, Whangārei 0175 The loop walkway and reserve have naturally sculptured limestone outcrops. It is a dog on-leash area only. Tagged as: , Nature, Reserve and Open Spaces Announcement : We are supporting the rāhui (restriction of access) that Ngāti Kahu o Torongare and Whangārei Hapū have placed. The reserve is open but the caves are closed until further notice. Please be considerate and stay out of the caves.