Bumper Ball - Whangarei
There's a new buzz in Whangarei and it's called Bumper Ball! Bump, roll and flip over whilst trying to score a goal against your opponents! Hilarious to play and to watch, Bumper... read more
O'Neill Surf Academy - Northland & Matakana
O'Neill Surf Academy has THE best range of surf experiences for families! They offer Kids Only - 90 minutes sessions, Family Surf Lessons - 2 hours (for 2 adults & up to 3 kids), P... read more
Bay of Islands Kayaking
The Islands of the Bay are surrounded by white sand beaches and rocky coastline. There are caves to paddle into and explore and the water is crystal clear. Full day out, suitable for all ages with average fitness.read more
Waipu Horse Adventure
Waipu Horse Adventures offers a unique opportunity to experience the Bream Bay and Waipu coastline on horseback. Our super team of horses are fully trained to offer you a wonderful experience.read more
Our ride takes you along the beach and around the popular horse trails along Uretiti Beach.
Small cosy groups of up to 5 people with a friendly guide experienced in dealing with novice riders.
Rides are for 1 hour.
All levels are caterd for although we expect consideration to be given to others of a lesser ability.
- Web: bookings.bookitsecure.com/?d8f50-2909576
- Location: 3295 State Highway 1, Waipu
Explore :: Swim with Dolphins
Discover dolphins in their world. Cruise the sparkling waters of the Bay of Islands and spot these playful mammals leaping and dancing over waves. Take the plunge and join them for an unforgettable encounter…suitable for all ages.read more
Waitangi Treaty Grounds
The Waitangi Treaty Grounds, overlooking the Bay of Islands, is New Zealand's pre-eminent historic site. It was here on February 6th, 1840, that the Treaty of Waitangi was first signed between Maori and the British Crown. Visit the Birthplace of a Nation (free entry for all New Zealanders) and enjoy a range of tours and activities.read more
Papatuanuku Earth Mother Tours
Experience an exclusive maori cultural guided tour through an amazing native kauri forest.read more
Learn how maori traditionally used the trees, plants and birds of the forest to heal, protect, nourish, entertain and support their growing families.
* Knowledge of traditional trapping methods for food.
* Modern pest control trapping methods used today.
* Option to try traditional maori medicines.
* Listen to the haunting sounds of a traditional maori instrument.
- Web: bookings.bookitsecure.com/?ff3a9-2909542
- Location: 49 Kaipatiki Roadway, Haruru Falls, Paihia
Bay Of Islands Honey Shop and NZ Biggest Hive
The Honey Shop
We stock a full range of honey products at reasonable prices including skincare, toys, beeswax candles, beekeeping equipment, and of course a delicious range of honey, including active Manuka honey and comb honey straight from the hive. New Zealand's biggest hive! Walk right inside to see the honeybees hard at work. You can also try the FULL HIVE EXPERIENCE! Get up close and personal with a frame of bees. Bookings essential and weather permitting.read more
Pioneer Village Kaikohe
Our region is the home of Ngapuhi, the the largest Iwi in New Zealand, with over 500 years of continuous occupancy.read more
It was one of the centres of Kauri logging & Kauri gum digging so we have collections of Maori Taonga, Engines, Tractors, Kauri Gum, Vehicles, Logging and Saw milling equipment, Vintage buildings, and much more.
Every tour paying visitor gets a personal conducted tour focussing on their interests. Duration: Up to a maximum of one hour
under 5 years free
- Web: bookings.bookitsecure.com/?c88d2-2909549
- Location: 1A Recreation Rd, Kaikohe
Bay of Islands Mountain and E Bike Hire
Located in Opua Marina at the start of the Twin Coast Cycle Trail, Bay of Islands Mountain & Ebike hire have a range of bikes to suit all ages and fitness levels.read more
Located 750 metres from the start of the Twin Coast Trail, we aim to help our customers enjoy all the trail has to offer.
All bikes are $85 per day or $55 for a half day (4 hours)
Each hire includes: Helmet, high viz vest, maps and tuition
We also offer shuttle transport to and from any point on the Twin Coast Trail accessible by road
- Web: bookings.bookitsecure.com/?d49bd-2906314
- Location: 2 Baffin Street, Opua
Thunder Trike Tours
Have awesome thrills on a 350 V8 Chev Trike on a 30-minute or 60 minute tour from Paihia.read more
When you go for a ride on the Thunder Trike you will want to ride for miles. It has been built for comfort and with a low centre of gravity, the bike has less roll and amazing grip around corners.
You will enjoy the scenic Bay of Islands, whilst having the time of your life. A definite bucket list experience.
Choose from 3 different routes including Haruru Falls and Waitangi, Opua or a 60-minute combination of all.
This tour is for a minimum of 2 people. Looking for something a little different? Fancy giving the kids a real thrill? Good news, Thunder Trike Tours caters for children too!
- Web: bookings.bookitsecure.com/?9c2ec-2909569
- Location: Maritime Building, Marsden Road, Paihia, Bay of Islands
Dive! Tutukaka - Whangarei
Giant weta, tuatara, birds, dolphins, sting rays and fish and more fish! They offer snorkeling, kayaking, sightseeing and diving. The minimum age for children to dive is 10 years old, (subject to any medical conditions). No minimum age for children’s snorkeling but they must be supervised. Kids’ size wetsuits available. They provide a buffet lunch and free transport from Whangarei.read more