Bringing Kiwis Together
Great Barrier Islands
I leave home totally confident that I’ll enjoy a pleasant experience. Marijke Gurr, Australia
self drive short breaks & holidays 2009/10
The Hauraki is calling.
Bring your own getaway car.
Fill your boots with plunder. A tale of two Islands
Individually unique, they are fondly referred to as the jewels of the gulf: Great Barrier and Waiheke Islands. Whether you love the great outdoors, are a wine aficionado, prefer indulgent pleasures or just want to ‘get away from it all’ our team will advise and help you plan your trip so all you need to do is relax – and enjoy! We’ve developed great relationships with more than 40 of the best island tourism providers. Book your next island holiday with SeaLink and you’ll get the expert advice of our friendly ? sales team who take all the hard work out of finding just the right place to stay – and you’ll also SAVE on your ferry fares!
Why choose Sealink
At SeaLink we value and care about our customers; we also care about the wellbeing of our team, safety at all times and the protection and sustainability of our environment.
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Bringing Kiwis Together
Voted one of the world’s top 12 destinations in 2009 by travel guide Frommers, Waiheke Island is best known for its stunning scenery and beaches, world-class olive oil, vineyards and restaurants. In one day on Waiheke Island you could walk on a stunning coastal track, lunch at a top-class vineyard, paddle a traditional waka, visit an art gallery, taste award-winning olive oils, enjoy a glass of wine at sunset then fall asleep to the sounds of the ocean. Kayak the beautiful bays with Ross Adventures Give yourself a day off and take a vineyard tour with Ananda Tours Wild on Waiheke has laser clay-bird shooting, archery, a great selection of local produce, and you can finish by tasting their range of beers and wines made onsite Take your fish and chips to the local movies with its quirky sofa seating Go for a paddle in a Black Waka Try your hand at fi shing with Phil Scott of Adventure Fishing Charters Kennedy Point Vineyard for wine and olive oil tastingand lunches in the summer Bring your mountain bike (or hire one on the island) and go for a ride Drive to Stony Batter’s WWII gun emplacements and tunnels Te Whau Gardens – stunning garden art and sculptures set in 10 acres of bush and wetlands.
To SEE & DO
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Sea View Road
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Oneroa / Matiatia 1 Aqua Sands 2 At Seadream 3 Breakfast on the Beach 4 Coast 5 Matiatia Olive Estate 6 Owhanake Bay Estate 7 Punga Lodge 8 Tawa Lodge 9 The Boatshed 10 The Courtyard 11 The Moorings 12 Watermark Waiheke
13 Kennedy Point
Monday to Friday (includes city service) Depart Ara Tai Drive, Half Moon Bay, East Auckland 6:00am 8:00am 10:00am 2:00pm 4:00pm 6:30pm 8:00pm (Friday from City*)
Depart Kennedy Point, Waiheke Island 7:00am 9:00am 11:00am 3:00pm 5:00pm 6:30pm (Friday to City*) 7:30pm 9:30pm (Friday to City*)
saturday & sunday (includes city service) Depart Ara Tai Drive, Half Moon Bay, East Auckland 6:00am (Sat only) 8:00am 8:30am (from City*) 10:00am 11:30am (from City*) 12:00pm 2:00pm 3:15pm (from City*) 4:00pm 6:30pm
Depart Kennedy Point, Waiheke Island (Sat only) 7:00am 9:00am 10:00am (to City*) 11:00am 1:00pm 2:00pm (to City*) 3:00pm 4:30pm (to City*) 5:00pm 7:30pm
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Kennedy Point Kennedy Point Guesthouse
Palm Beach Palm Beach Lodge Waiheke Island Resort
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Te Whau Peninsula/Rocky Bay Iluka B&B Homestay Te Whau Ridge Studio Te Whau Lodge
Ostend Midway Motel
Onetangi 20 Onetangi Beach Apartments 21 The Sands 22 The Strand Apartments 23 Two Luxury Homes
Return Ferry Fares Adult Child
(5 - 15 years)
(see website for conditions) (1 adult and up to 3 children)
They gave good advice concerning accommodation & were spot on. D & D Ogle, Ruakaka
(2 adults and up to 3 children)
Fares are valid to 30 September 2010 and subject to change without notice. Other fare types are available. Infants (0 - 4 years) travel free of charge.
*The City Service is operated by the Seaway and runs between Jellicoe Street Auckland City (opposite the Auckland Fish Market) and Kennedy Point Waiheke Island.
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