Category Archives: Tours

Karaka Bay

Karaka Bay Coastal Kayak Cruise If you're looking for a shorter kayak adventure that gives you beautiful views of Auckland City and a history-rich paddle, then this Karaka Bay tour for you.  Karaka Bay or Waiarohe ('the bay of shimmering waters') is on the western shore of the Tāmaki River mouth. There is no road access to this Bay and…
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Super Blue Blood Moon Eclipse

Super Blue Blood Moon - Wednesday 31st of January  On 31 January, Auckland will be treated to a rare celestial event which some are calling a ‘super blue blood moon eclipse’ – quite a mouthful! For the first time since 31 March 1866, three separate celestial events will occur simultaneously in one night. The first…
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Great Barrier Island Kayak

Great Barrier Island circumnavigation with a difference November 2017 a team of six headed from the sheltered waters of the Hauraki Gulf to Great Barrier island with a mission to circumnavigate the island self supported.  Departing Auckland early on a Wednesday morning the forecast was for good conditions with some South Easterly wind picking up…
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