Charters, Water-Taxis and Private Boats

Rotoroa Island is a fantastic destination for boating and sailing, with a choice of sheltered coves and bays around the island. Want to arrive in style? You can also come by water-taxi, charter ferry, helicopter or plane.

CHARTERS, WATER TAXIS & PRIVATE BOATS
If you'd like to come to Rotoroa Island but your visit doesn't fit with the current 360 Discovery ferry timetable, there are other ways of getting to the island including water taxi, charter ferry, helicopter or plane-you can even make your own way over on a private boat.
WATER TAXI
Auckland Sea Shuttles
0508 SEA SHUTTLE
info@aucklandseashuttles.co.nz
www.aucklandseashuttles.co.nz
CHARTER FERRY
360 Discovery Cruises Charter Service
0800 360 DISCOVERY
charters@360discovery.co.nz
www.360discovery.co.nz
HELICOPTER
Advanced Flight
09 636 0509
fly@advancedflight.co.nz
www.advancedflight.co.nz
PLANE
Auckland Sea Planes
09 390 1121
www.aucklandseaplanes.com
PRIVATE BOATS
Rotoroa Island is a fantastic destination for boating and sailing, with a choice of sheltered coves and bays around the island. Island amenities include BBQs, picnic tables, access to fresh water, and changing sheds.
If coming by private boat, please regularly monitor the marine forecast to make the most of the best shelter available around the island.
Rotoroa Island is a wildlife sanctuary, so please inspect your boat for signs of rodents and insects, and please make sure to leave your pets on board. No dogs or other domestic animals are permitted on Rotoroa Island as they pose a threat to our endangered species.
LANDING FEE
A contribution of $5 per adult and $3 per child is appreciated from boaties visiting the island, and goes towards meeting the island's ongoing restoration and conservation programmes. The contribution is payable on the island in cash at the exhibition centre, or via online transfer (account number below). If you need a receipt, please email info@rotoroa.org.nz.
If you visit the island regularly and would like to use our amenities, we also offer a yearly boat pass for $90, which covers everyone on your vessel. Just send an email to info@rotoroa.org.nz with the following information:
Your name
Boat name
Your address if you'd like us to send you a receipt
The $90 is payable into the Rotoroa Island Trust bank account: 02-0108-0032549-01. The Rotoroa Island Trust is a registered charity.

PRIVATE BOATS

If coming by private boat, please regularly monitor the marine forecast to make the most of the best shelter available around the island.

You will be entering a wildlife sanctuary, so please inspect your boat for signs of rodents and insects, and make sure to leave your pets on board. No dogs or other domestic animals are permitted on Rotoroa Island as they pose a threat to our endangered species.

Biosecurity information

LANDING FEE

A contribution of $5 per adult and $3 per child is appreciated from all visitors to the island, and goes towards meeting the island's ongoing restoration and conservation programmes. The contribution is included in public ferry tickets; for all other visitors, it's payable on the island in cash at the exhibition centre, or via online transfer (account number below). If you need a receipt, please email info@rotoroa.org.nz.

If you visit the island regularly and would like to use our amenities, we also offer a yearly boat pass for $90, which covers everyone on your vessel. Just send an email to info@rotoroa.org.nz with the following information:

Your name
Boat name
Your address if you'd like us to send you a receipt


The $90 is payable into the Rotoroa Island Trust bank account: 02-0108-0032549-01. The Rotoroa Island Trust is a registered charity.

 

WATER TAXI

Auckland Sea Shuttles
0508 SEA SHUTTLE
info@aucklandseashuttles.co.nz
www.aucklandseashuttles.co.nz

CHARTER FERRY

360 Discovery Cruises/Fullers Group Travel
09 367 9111
charters@360discovery.co.nz
www.360discovery.co.nz

HELICOPTER

Advanced Flight
09 636 0509
fly@advancedflight.co.nz
www.advancedflight.co.nz

PLANE

Auckland Sea Planes
09 390 1121
www.aucklandseaplanes.com