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Operations manager required

Auckland Sea Kayaks & Mission Bay Watersports requires a full time operations manager.  Below is what the role entails. For more information please email Nic at info@aucklandseakayaks.co.nz Position Type                     Permanent full time Key Objectives The primary objectives of this position are: Staff Assist with recruiting and employing appropriate staff Training new staff to the standards…
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5 things you didn’t know about Waiheke Island

We have just started our Waiheke Island Sea Kayak Tours and thought we should share some nuggets of Waiheke information with you! So here it is: Five things you didn’t know about Waiheke Island. Waiheke, in the Maori language, means cascading or ebbing water. The original Maori name for Waiheke was Te Motu-arai-roa, "the long sheltering island"…
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Looking for Green Transport Service in Auckland

Kiwi Connect kiwituktuk.com is a new sustainable Green Transport Service in and around the CBD and Waterfront areas for tourist visiting Auckland. Whether you are arriving on Cruise Ships or staying in one Auckland’s beautiful Hotels, they will provide the visitors to Auckland with a wonderful intimate Tour experience second to none.
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Rangitoto Summit

View from the summit of Rangitoto All Auckland Sea Kayak tours we walk to the summit of Rangitoto Island. Rangitoto Island is 5.5 km wide island and is the landmark of Auckland with its distinctive symmetrical shield volcano cone rising 260 metres (850 ft) high over the Hauraki Gulf. Rangitoto is the most recent and…
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Sea Kayak Guide profile: Zac Norris

Sea Kayak Guide profile: Zac Norris   Zac Norris is back in Auckland after a stint living in the UK playing professional rugby. Zac returned home to New Zealand to purse his passion for the great New Zealand outdoors. Before he moved over to the UK he worked as a Jump Master at AJ Hackett…
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What is north of Auckland

What is north of Auckland?   After sea kayaking in Auckland, my flat mate and I wanted to know what is north? Here are my thoughts of the amazing trip to the north.   After a three hour drive north we arrived in Paihia. We decided on a boat trip to see some dolphins at…
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Sea Kayak Guide Profile: Sierra Stretton

Sea Kayak Guide Profile: Sierra Stretton   Sierra Stretton moved to Auckland in 2006 from Palmerston North to join the New Zealand Navy where she specialised in Communications and Radar. With the Defence Force, Sierra got to travel the world with friends working in interesting places like the waters off Somalia and the Sub-Antarctic Islands.…
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Fiji 2014

Fiji 2014 Our 7 Day Package includes the following: Professional Eco-Guides leading Tour Wildlife, Birdlife and Marine Life observation opportunities Official Fijian Village ceremonies and Kava introduction Optional Locally guided bush-walks & horse riding. Opportunities to experience Fijian Culture All transport from / to Nadi Airport on arrival & departure (Group scheduled times) 2 Nights…
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Rangitoto Kayak day tour: A great kayak tour

Rangitoto Kayak day tour: A great kayak tour  Last week I kayaked to Rangitoto for the first time. Below are my thoughts on why I think this is an Auckland Must Do! A kayak trip to Rangitoto is a perfect chance to see the landmark of the Auckland region and the city from another perspective.…
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