|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||36° 29' 49'' South , 174° 43' 5'' East|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||-36.49706,174.71811|
|Köppen climate type:||Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate|
"Grit" beds in the intertidal platform. Late Miocene age and part of the Parnell Grit member of the Auckland Waitemata Group deposits.
6 valid minerals.
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0 - 2.588 Ma
|Cenozoic sedimentary rocks|
Age: Pleistocene (0 - 2.588 Ma)
Reference: Chorlton, L.B. Generalized geology of the world: bedrock domains and major faults in GIS format: a small-scale world geology map with an extended geological attribute database. doi: 10.4095/223767. Geological Survey of Canada, Open File 5529. 
|Burdigalian - Chattian|
15.97 - 28.1 Ma
|Pakiri Formation of Warkworth Subgroup (Waitemata Group)|
Age: Cenozoic (15.97 - 28.1 Ma)
Stratigraphic Name: Pakiri Formation
Reference: Heron, D.W. . Geology Map of New Zealand 1:250 000. GNS Science Geological Map 1.