Shelly Beach Half Day Cruise

Shelly Beach Half Day Cruise

Kaipara River & Harbour Cruise to Shelly Beach

Sailing Dates

Bookings Essential


Feb 2021 Waitangi Weekend 6th, 8th, Sat 27 & Sun 28th Feb,

Sat 13 March, Sun 14 Mar, Sat 20 & Sun 21 Mar,

Sat 27 March, Sun 28 March,

Easter April 2

April 10,11

"Private Charters also available"

This Cruise departs from Parakai, Helensville and Cruises across the Kaipara Harbour past Shelly Beach to view the expanse of NZ's largest inland waterway, we then return to Shelly Beach and go ashore where you can spend time at "The Jetty " Licensed  Cafe' and or, explore this remote beach and settlement before re- boarding our vessel for the

 return journey back across the harbour to Parakai.


 This Cruise Features:

Cruise through the Historic Kaipara River & Harbour to Shelly Beach Time ashore at Shelly Beach

Visit " The Jetty" Licensed Cafe' (own expense) or bring your own picnic ashore for the Beach

  • Sight many bays and inlets accessible only by boat.

  • History, Maori Pa Sites, Birdlife, ecology and nature cruise.

  • From the middle of the harbour view, Tapora, Sth Kaipara Heads and Pouto Point, also

  • sight a couple of large sculptures on Alan Gibbs Sculpture farm


Trip Duration:  5 hours

"Informative Commentary"

"Calm Sheltered Inland Waterways"

 Cost:    Adults - $35.00 per person     

Children 5-13yrs: $15.00 per person 0-4yrs free

 Inquire about our special senior citizen Gold Card rates (this cruise only)

Phone: 09 420 8466 for bookings or