Pricing and Conditions

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Other charges angle-down

Group package rate from $2,070.00 to $2,530.00

Terms and conditions angle-down

Children between the ages of 5 and 15 must be accompanied by an adult. Bring warm clothing, comfortable soft-soled footwear, sun hat or woollen hat, sunglasses All sails are weather dependent and may be cancelled if conditions are unsuitable.

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Up to 48 hrs prior - no penalty 24 hrs prior - 50% charge On the day - 100% charge will be incurred.


Our friendly crew will introduce you to the skills, techniques and tikanga required to sail Tairāwhiti Waka. Explore significant landmarks connected to ancestral waka around Tūranganui-a-Kiwa, and experience the sights, sounds and feelings of being on board a waka hourua in Te Tairāwhiti.

Opening times

Months of operation:
Jan, Feb, Mar, Nov, Dec


Berth 40, Pier 3, Inner Harbour Marina, Gisborne, Gisborne, New Zealand.

plane Proximity to airport:
5.8km to Gisborne Airport.
decisions Proximity to town:
1.5km to Gisborne town centre.

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