September, 2019

This is a repeating event

2019Sun22Sep10:00 am4:30 pmHauturu Snorkel DaysPAST EVENT10:00 am - 4:30 pm Gulf Eco Adventures, 1287 Sandpit Road, Warkworth, AucklandType:Environmental,SportsWhere:Gulf IslandsAges:Teens (13 to 18 years)



(Sunday) 10:00 am - 4:30 pm


Gulf Eco Adventures

1287 Sandpit Road, Warkworth, Auckland

Event Details

Experiencing Marine Reserves are excited to announce their first snorkel days for the 2019/20 season. Working alongside Gulf Eco Adventures they are taking 12 people each day out to Te Hauturu O Toi – Little Barrier Island on the 21 and 22nd of September 2019. These snorkel days will be celebrating DOC’s Conservation Week 2019.

Join EMR and Gulf Eco Adventures for a guided snorkel and tour around Hauturu Island.  The trip will be leaving from Sandspit and travelling 1hr out to Little Barrier for a day of snorkeling and exploration.

Parking: Parking is available at the AT Sandspit carpark, 1429 Sandspit Road, Sandspit, for $6-$12 per day. Park and then walk down to the end of the pier where you will board Gulf Eco Adventure’s vessel.

What to bring: Togs, towel, sunhat, warm clothes and lunch. Lunch is available to purchase for $10 per person. Indicate your preference when you register. If you have your own snorkel gear you are welcome to bring it along. Medication if you suffer seasickness (best to take first thing in the morning).

Information sheet on the day can be found here. Please ensure you read the information sheet prior to expressing your interest.

Bookings are essential.

Note: Backup dates are 28/29th of September.


$105 per person  plus booking fees.

EMR is providing the snorkeling and Gulf Eco Adventures’ is providing deal to get out to the island.


Experiencing Marine ReservesExperiencing Marine Reserves EMR is a national programme of experiential learning about marine conservation. EMR’s independence, professional delivery, marine reserves focus and provision of a range of learning styles make it unique within New Zealand.


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