COVID 19 : From Friday, 3rd December 21 all of New Zealand will move to the new Covid 19 Protection Framework also referred to as the traffic light system. When the traffic light system comes in, only vaccinated people are permitted on our vessel – this will not apply to kids under 12. Please bring your vaccination passport and a mask when joining one of our cruises.

Scenic Wildlife Cruises

Personal Service & Unique Trips

Explore Akaroa Harbour and coast with local skipper and owner Tony. He has a real wealth of knowledge and will give you entertaining insights into the wildlife, history and geology of our beautiful backyard.

Tony likes to chat with his guests and share his passion for wildlife photography.

Enjoy a spacious and comfortable ride on our boat Wairiri offering you and unspoiled view of Banks Peninsula’s spectacular volcanic Coastline and all its wildlife. Including little penguins and many seabirds.

Our aim is to have happy guests leave the boat with a big smile on their face and a wish to return.

Spring specials Please phone or email us
Groups of 4+ adults 20% discount
Families (2 adults and 2 children under 15 years) $170

Private & Fishing Charters

Private Groups

Book your own private tour from 2 hours up to a full day.

Have a super day out with friends and family exploring the coastline and the wildlife. We can cater for any special occasion including wedding parties, corporate team building, educational groups, photography groups etc.

Get in touch and we can create a customized tour for you.

Akaroa Fishing Charters
Fancy a bit of fishing? Social fishing groups are our specialty! Bring your family and friends and make it a special occasion. Casual fishing fun for everyone!

These are private bookings for just your group. Fishing Charters are ideal for 4 to 10 people, with a maximum of 15. Children are welcome.

Half day charters ( 4 hours ) and full day charters ( 7 hours).

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