FSX – Scenery Slipper Island Airfield. Welcome to Slipper Island (Whakahau) Airfield (NZSR), located offshore in the Coromandel region of the North Island of New Zealand, 4 nm southeast of Pauanui Beach Airfield. Slipper Island is one of New Zealand’s few privately owned islands and is accessible either by aircraft or by boat from Tairua, 6 nm away on the Coromandel Peninsular. Situated at Home Bay, on the western side of the island and alongside the airstrip and wharf, is Slipper Island Resort. By Lawrie Roache (South Pacific FlightSim Scenery).