Bay of Islands Cruises


3 DAY CRUISE The Manawanui is a 72 ft (22m), spacious, ocean-going yacht built for comfort and safety. She is fully equipped with 6 sea kayaks, snorkelling gear, wetsuits, a reference library and a support vessel. Your choice of double or multi-share cabins. Jochen ‘John’ Skipper/Owner & qualified Coastal Ranger…

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New Zealand Maritime Museum


Visit the New Zealand Maritime Museum and we’ll take you on a voyage to discover Aotearoa’s seafaring story. Through different themed galleries and exhibitions, explore how the first Polynesians got here, experience the hardships that European settlers faced and be inspired by our modern day maritime heroes. Along the way,…

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where to stay BACKPACKERS & CAMPING NORTH HOKIANGA THE TREE HOUSE – Close to ferry and near Kohukohu. Cabins, share rooms, tent sites surrounded by nature. HOKIANGA GLOBETREKKERS LODGE – Omapere. Closest backpackers to Waipoua Forest. Ph: 09 405 8183 G4 OKOPAKO THE WILDERNESS FARM – Mountain Road,…

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CHECK THIS OUT! ISLAND CRUISING HEAPS Of FUN SAILING You can help crew the boat or lay back and watch friends do the work! UNIQUE ISLAND STOPOVER Plenty of time for a bushwalk, beachcombing, kayaking and snorkelling if you’re keen! DOLPHINS, PENGUINS AND SEABIRDS Are frequently sighted in playful groups.…

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