9am - 2.45pm Cruise and Explore

From NZD $60.00
  • Duration: 6 Hours (approx.)
  • Location: Queen Charlotte Sound
  • Product code: 9amDT2.45

Come and visit Lochmara for the day to explore and experience the following activities:

  • Return Boat Cruise to Lochmara on the Lochmara
    water taxi
  • Possible marine mammal and sea bird viewing en
    route to Lochmara
  • Free use of the kayaks and stand-up paddle boards,
    life jackets provided
  • Safe swimming beach with children’s play equipment
  • See the native Kākariki parakeets, kunekune pigs,
    and eels being fed     
  • Explore Lochmara's 11 acres of native bush trails,
    sculptures, conservation project and wildlife
  • Licensed Cafe/Restaurant providing a range of food,
    dietary requirements, and a children's menu. As a licensed premises, Lochmara is not a picnic venue.
  • View the art gallery within the Café and Lochmara
  • Queen Charlotte Track (QCT) panoramic lookout hike
    being 3.5 hours return. 
  • A QCT pass is required at $12.00 per adult from our
    office, or walk on our own tracks at no extra cost.
  • Children 5-15 years old inclusive. Under 5 years no

Please note: For Families, the 'Family Day Out' package may be a
better option for you.


Underwater Observatory

Join our fully guided tours of approx. 45 minutes aboard the stationary Underwater

Observatory where you will be well informed and entertained by our passionate
fully qualified guides. The tour includes a hands-on experience at the seaside
touch tank, guided access to the underwater observatory, and a potential
stingray encounter subject to whether the wild stingray wish to see you or not!
Bookings are subject to availability and extra fees apply.