Kaipara Two Day Adventure


Kaipara Two Day Adventure

Helensville to Dargaville

Available Dates
New Dates for 2022-23 year
to be published end August 2022


Retracing the old steamer and sailing ship routes from Helensville to Dargaville through

the historic Kaipara Harbour aboard our comfortable vessel M.V. Kewpie Too.


 Day One:  We cruise through the little travelled eastern reaches of the Kaipara Harbour               

from Helensville past Shelly Beach, South Head, Tinopai to Pahi, where we join our coach  for

the short journey across to Dargaville. Our accommodation for  the evening is the Northern Wairoa Hotel and the Central Hotel,  These old time hotels are  comfortable, however not all rooms have en-suite facilities.

If you  require Motel accommodation this is available at an extra. $45.00 per person twin share,ie + $90 for couple, Motel single supplement  $75. The Motels are out of the main town centre.

We arrange transfers to dinner and Kewpie Too for return journey.

Day Two:  We Cruise from Dargaville through the Northern Wairoa River, past  Te Kopuru, Ruawai, Kelly's Bay,   and many other beautiful Bays and Inlets, where  early gum diggers camped before  making our way past Pouto Point across the Kaipara Heads before returning to Helensville.


Kaipara Harbour Cruise and all coach work as described

1 nights accommodation Dargaville Hotel

(dinner, bed and continental breakfast)

Lunches Day One and Two

Morning and afternoon tea, both days

(Optional Motel accommodation additional cost as per itinerary.)

For Bookings:

Phone: 09 420 8466 or

E Mail: kaiparacruises@xtra.co.nz

Click on pdf link below to download full itinerary and booking form

Itinerary P1&2