Omata Estate Vineyard welcomes you to explore its boutique wines, soak in the beautiful views of the Bay of Islands and enjoy wood fired pizzas or locally supplied produce on a tasty grazing platter. Omata is one of Northlands premier wine growing sites and the wine tasting and your hosts’ chat will leave wanting more, so take home a few bottles.
Jump on a Russell Mini tour bus and go on a tour which visits areas of historic interest which cannot be easily covered on foot … see sights such as the Giant Sundial, Long Beach, Queen’s View, Tapeka Point and the Flagstaff with stunning 360′ vistas … share in the local history through your drivers entertaining and informative commentary.
Russell Orongo Bay Holiday Park
Picturesque, award-winning, Enviro Gold 4 star Holiday Park with affordable accommodation. Abundant birdlife including kiwis and wekas. Spacious powered/unpowered sites. Self-contained bungalows and cabins. Close to Twin Coast Cycle Trail (bikes for hire) and walks. Central base to explore Russell and Bay of Islands.
Duke of Marlborough Hotel
Refreshing Rascals and Reprobates since 1827. Located on the waterfront of Russell in the Bay of Islands, the Duke of Marlborough Hotel offers an outstanding restaurant, accommodation and event venue. Holding New Zealand’s first liquor licence, this historical beauty has been lovingly restored and offers her visitors a great place to relax, unwind and watch the world go by. Come and visit us in Russell – stay for lunch, stay for dinner or stay the night.
Bay of Islands Water Taxi
We’re happy to arrange a chartered water taxi to various places throughout the Bay of Islands if you have a group of people you’d like to transport—please contact us with your requirements for more information.
Kingfisher Yacht Charters
Project Island Song
Project Island Song is the restoration of the pest-free islands of Ipipiri (the eastern Bay of Islands), an archipelago of island sanctuaries for all to enjoy. It is a partnership between the Guardians of the Bay of Islands (a local community group), Te Rawhiti hapu (Ngati Kuta and Patukeha) and the Department of Conservation.
R. Tucker Thompson
Since 1988 Coastal Kayakers has been offering guided tours of the historic Waitangi River, Haruru Falls and the crystal clear waters of the Bay of Islands. Our kayak tours cater for all levels of experience and desire for adventure. Suitable for individuals and families through to large conference groups and cruise market.
Papatūānuku Earth Mother Tours
The seed that grew Papatūānuki (Earth Mother) tours has been growing in my heart over the years. It’s such a beautiful story that I can hardly wait to tell you about it.
The story is a special one…a journey of unfolding events that has lead up to the day when Papatūānuki, Earth Mother Tours has made itself known to people from the four corners of the world (ngā hau e wha)…but…
Bay of Islands Vintage Railway
The Bay of Islands Vintage Railway Trust is a heritage railway in Kawakawa, in the Bay of Islands region of the Far North, New Zealand, also home of the world famous Hundertwasser toilets. The Bay of Islands Vintage Railway is unique as it is the only working railway in New Zealand where the trains travel down a State Highway and right through the middle of a busy town.