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School Trips - Motutapu & Motuihe Island

 We are licensed for up to 110 passengers for School trips and Ferry transport to Rangitoto, Motutapu & Motuihe Islands.

We can cater for a day trip to Rangitoto or Motatapu Island or a transfer to the outdoor education camp at Islington bay.

We have plenty of room in our cargo hold for all your luggage and camp equipment.

One of the more popular trips to do is to be dropped at the wharf on Rangitoto Island, walk to Islington bay and re-join the Vessel in Islington bay.

We are extremely flexible with any options you wish to explore and you will find our prices the best value for money in Auckland.

We can also cater for tree planters to Motuihe Island and can look at any other Ferry Transport on request.


Our Vessels


Our Vessels safe roomy 2 level Vessels and fully meet all Maritime New Zealand safety requirements to ISO 9002.


We run a current Safe Ship Management system which includes regular inspections and risk assessments for our operation.

We carry lifejackets for all passengers on board and all our staff have up to date Maritime Qualifications including current First Aid Certificates.

Our Vessels are purpose built for Ferry work and are ideal for any School outing.





Day trip Rangitoto or Motutapu: $17.00pp (Min Charge $850.00)

Motuihe Island: $17.00pp (Min Charge $850.00)

Camp transfer: $18.00pp Return (Min Charge $950.00)

These prices are for weekdays only, weekends by negotiation.




Bio Security



Our Vessels are licensed by DOC to visit Department of Conservation Islands and Wharves.
We run a Bio security system on our Vessels which meets the criteria for Island bio security.

Please ensure you go to & read our  DOC Island information page for some important information you must know before travelling to DOC Islands

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