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Tiritiri Matangi, Gulf

  • 3 Dec 2017
  • 9:30 AM
  • Gulf Harbour Wharf Pier Z

This island represents an amazing opportunity to see some unique native treasures. Tiritiri Matangi is rich in Māori and European history with one of the most successful community-lead conservation projects in the world.

Unwanted predators have been eradicated and rare native birds such as the saddleback, kōkako and the takahē (once thought to be extinct) survive and thrive in restored habitats within regenerating native forest.

The ferry arrives at Tiri Tiri around 10:30am and gets back to Gulf Harbour at about 4:00pm. 

Ferry options:

  • Gulf Harbour Pier Z - Meet at 9.30am for the 9:50am ferry.  Return cost - $60 (adult)
  • or Downtown Auckland - Pier 4, Quay St - catch the ferry departing at 9:00am, travel to Gulf Harbour to meet the rest of the group, and then to the island.  Return cost - $75 (adult)

Bookings are essential.  Please book your own fare with Fullers / 360 Discovery Cruises, Ph 307 800 or

Organiser: Mark Abela 483 4158 / 021 0223 9281

Maps: Tiritiri Matangi - online / printable


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