Allow 3 hrs

 departs at 9.10 am from Russell Wharf

Be sure to take a sun hat, sunscreen, sunglasses and your camera

Experience a three hour journey through the tranquil waters of the Bay of Islands, enjoying spectacular views from the large decks aboard your shared catamaran. You'll journey right to the end of the Cape Brett Peninsula, and see the famous Hole in the Rock.


Experience a uniquely relaxing three hours of island views and stunning blue waters! Depart from Russell and head all the way out to the historic lighthouse at Cape Brett. Your catamaran will take you on a memorable voyage, gliding out to the famous Hole in the Rock at Motukōkako. This landmark is a stunning sight, and in good conditions you'll pass right through!


Your catamaran is the ideal way to view the many islands you'll pass - it has the largest outdoor decks in the Bay.  


During your cruise, you'll have the chance to see marine wildlife like whales and a variety of bird species.


Make sure you're ready to take plenty of photos as you approach the Hole in the Rock!


Hot or cold food is available on board. Alternatively the team at Paroa Bay can pack you a lunch and drop this off at your villa before you depart on your cruise!

The Lindis

Ahuriri Valley

1490 Birchwood Road

Ahuriri Valley 9412

+64 3 976 1589 

  • The Lindis
  • The Lindis

Paroa Bay Winery


31 Otamarua Rd,

Russell 0271,

Bay of Islands,

Sage Restaurant

+64 9 403 8270 

  • Paroa Bay Winery
  • Paroa Bay Winery

Chalet New Zermatt


Lot 10 Forestline Rise

Moke Lake Road

Queenstown 9300

+64 3 976 1589 

Mt Isthmus


2751 Makarora-Lake

Hāwea Rd

  • Chalet New Zermatt
  • Chalet New Zermatt
  • Mt Isthmus
  • Mt Isthmus