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Rotoroa Island Snorkel Day

07 Apr 2018

Image by Lorna Doogan
When

Saturday 7 April 2018, 8.00am - Saturday 7 April 2018, 6.00pm

Where

Rotoroa Island, Rotoroa Island, Hauraki Gulf, Auckland

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Cost

Snorkelling is free. Subsised ferry cost

  • Adult from Auckland: $25
  • Child from Auckland: $10
  • Adult from Waiheke: $10
  • Child from Waiheke: Free
Bookings

Register online

Contact

Lorna Doogan

auckland@emr.org.nz

021 0273 2339

Website

facebook.com/events/126502044725470

emr.org.nz

Come join Experiencing Marine Reserves for the second Rotoroa Snorkel Day run in conjunction with the Rotoroa Island Trust. Snorkel and explore the Island with a subsidised ferry ticket!

Register here: 

Ever wondered what lives under the water at Rotoroa Island in the Hauraki Gulf? Join Experiencing Marine Reserves for a snorkel with our experienced guides and get FREE mask, snorkel, fins & wetsuit hire. Safe fun for the whole whanau! Only 80 tickets available!

See baby parore, spotties, eagle rays, triplefins and possibly an elusive snapper!

Register your interest by emailing auckland@emr.org.nz

When: Saturday 7th of April

Ferry leaves from Auckland CBD ferry building at 8.15am – Please don’t be late. Ferry leaves arrives back in the CBD at 6.30pm

What: Snorkelling at Ladies Bay, walking around the new planting, meeting the newest Takahe friends and a picnic lunch on the beach!

Where: Rotoroa Island, ferry is arriving at the Rotoroa Wharf and leaving from the Auckland viaduct.

Parking: Limited in Auckland CBD - I would recommend catching public transport.

What to bring: Togs, towel, sunhat, warm clothes, raincoat, water bottles, walking shoes and a picnic lunch.

Please note that it is a long day out on the island. Reasonable level of fitness required. Suitable for children aged 8 and above.

For more information email Lorna on auckland@emr.org.nz

This event was sponsored by The Bobby Stafford-Bush Foundation, Sea Week & 360 Discovery. It is run in conjunction Rotoroa Island Trust.

Please note that the ferry ticket is non-refundable (unless we have a waitlist) and the trip will run rain or shine! Our snorkel location will be Ladies Bay or Cable Bay – Dependent on the weather. If you are late and miss the ferry unfortunately there are no refunds.