Whenuakura Wildlife Sanctuary, Donut Island Kayak Tours & Hire

Exploring Whenuakura Wildlife Sanctuary, also known as Donut Island due to its unique shape, has quickly become a must do local tourism activity. The island is rich in history and was once called home to our native Tuatara.


$30.00 - $60.00


Pedal and Paddle unlocked the experience and have safely guided visitors to Whenuakura Wildlife Sanctuary, for the last 15 years. The picturesque turquoise lagoon can only be accessed via kayak or stand up paddle board. Explore at your leisure or go with our experienced guides using our modern New Zealand made Viking Kayaks. Trips operate year round from Beach Access 15 - Hinemoa Street and can be tailored to suit. Our sunrise trips are highly recommended, bookings are essential.

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Physical address

700 Port rd, Whangamata, New Zealand.

Pricing and Conditions

Adult $30.00 - $60.00
Further pricing information:
Trips to Whanuakura Island are condition dependent and due to safety, can be cancelled at any time. Trips will be rescheduled or a full refund will be given.

Opening times

Business hours:
Summer Hours - 9am - 5am Winter hours may be reduced
Months of operation:
All months of the year

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