The Ocean

Catamaran, Dolphin & Sea Life Experiences

Private Charter

Sea Life

Another fabulous way to see the Bay of Islands is by catamaran. Whether you relax in the spacious saloon or sit up forward and lounge on beanbags, you will be able to take in a little slice of paradise. With protected marine life all around in the pristine, calm waters you will explore some of the 144 islands that the Bay of Islands has to offer. There are four kayaks, one stand-up paddleboard, as well as snorkel gear and fins for you to enjoy.

Departing from Russell
Day Cruise is from 10.00am to 4.00pm
Sunset Cruise is from 4.30pm to 10.30pm

Group Tours

Bay Of Islands Highlights


Set off on a three-hour Bay of Islands cruise in search of dolphins and other marine life. Enjoy views from a catamaran Dolphin Seeker and journey right to the end of Cape Brett Peninsula, to the famous Hole in the Rock on Motu Kōkako Island.

Departs Paihia 9.00am | Departs Russell 9.10am
On-board lunch or take-away Helena Bay picnic available with prior notice,
price not included in the rate.


Take a cruise through the Bay of Islands, following the original cream delivery route from 1927. This is the perfect cruise for nature lovers and is the most extensive historical cruise around. Enjoy sights such as the impressive Black Rocks, experience the famous Hole in the Rock, and explore Urupukapuka Island during the island stopover. For a duration of seven hours – this guided tour really is the cream of the crop.

Departs Paihia 9.30am | Departs Russell 9.40am
On-board lunch or take-away Helena Bay picnic available with prior notice,
price not included in the rate.

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