Frequently Asked Questions

Oue base is in Motueka. On SH60 coming from Nelson (35 Minutes drive) we are 50 metres past the roundabout upon entrance into Motueka.


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Guided & Rental Tours

Check-in time for all morning tours is at 7:45 am at our base in Motueka or 8:40 am if your meeting in Marahau at Aqua Taxi.

 If you wish to change your meeting point, please notify the office via CONTACT US


Split Apple Tour

Meeting time for this tour is at the Sand Spit in Marahau at 10:45am


All guided trips return to Marahau at approximately 4:30pm



All kayak rentals are required to be back in Marahau at 3:30pm


No previous experience is required for our guided tours.


For kayak rentals, previous experience is highly recommended but not necessary.

You will go through a kayak briefing with a qualified and highly experienced guide who will show you all of the safety equipment and safety on the water.

Yes! Let us know if you require a bus pick up from your accommodation.

Transport from Motueka is free and the fee for Nelson pick-ups and drop-offs are $25 per person, Return.

Contact Us for updated timetables and locations.


Some guided tours are catered and all have catered options that can be added when booking.

Check your tour description to find out what’s included.

If you have any dietary requirements or would like lunch added to your un-catered tour CONTACT US

Special dietary requirements for overnight guided trips may incur an additional cost.

Please note all kayak rentals are uncatered.

You can leave your vehicle at our base (NO OVERNIGHT CAMPING) while you are enjoying a tour or rental with us.

We have plenty of space for safe storage of your belongings.



We will only cancel a tour if unsafe weather conditions are visible or forecast. In this situation, we will offer you an alternative tour day or we will refund you if an alternative doesn’t suit.

Bring a rain jacket and warm layers as tours still operate if it is raining.

Please CONTACT US for further details.

A 10% deposit is required upon booking along with credit card details.

Remaining balance is paid on the day of your tour.

Bookings can be made online, over the phone or in person. We accept Visa, MasterCard or cash payments.