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Group Events

Discover local history, native wildlife and the exclusive waterways canals with friends, family and work colleagues.

Private group tours

This is a great way to experience the Whitianga River and Whitianga Waterways with a group of your friends, extended family or work colleagues.


To organise a private group tour, please contact us for more details.



    private group tours

    Historical Landmarks

    The old stone wharf at Ferry Landing built in 1837 and Whitianga Pā.



    A shag colony, reef herons and other native birds. Occasionally dolphins and even orca are spotted in the river!


    Luxury Lifestyle

    See million dollar luxury homes and yachts.

    The Details

    Best For

    Family day out. Scenic boat tour without sea sickness. Group events.



    A 1h 30 min cruise from Whitianga Wharf up the river and around the waterways and takes place around high tide times.


    Adults: $60
    Children (3 - 14 yrs): $30
    Infants (0 - 2 yrs): free
    Family (2 adults/2 children): $160


    Boat Capacity

    We can comfortably cater for up to 39 people.

    Important Info


    We reserve the right to cancel or amend any trip due to weather conditions or if minimum numbers are not reached. If a trip is cancelled, there is no charge. Cancellations by the client less than 24 hours before the start of the trip will incur the full charge. You will receive confirmation of your booking by email.


    Cruise may be rescheduled at operator’s discretion due to numbers or weather conditions.

    Passengers must check in and be ready to board 10 minutes prior to the scheduled departure time.

    The passenger agrees to comply with all rules and directions given by the skipper.

    Contact Us

    Z Pier, Whitianga Marina, 1 Esplanade, Whitianga