October, 2019

This is a repeating event

2019Sat05Oct11:00 am4:00 pmMotu Manawa Kayak Days11:00 am - 4:00 pm Eric Armishaw Reserve, 117 Walker Road, Point Chevalier, Auckland, 1022Type:Environmental,Free,School Holidays,SportsWhere:Central AucklandAges:Children (5 to 10 years),Teens (13 to 18 years),Tweens (10 to 12 years)

EMR kayaking

Event Details

Explore one of the hidden gems of the Hauraki Gulf, one of our most visited marine reserves with experienced kayak guide. You never know what you might spot! Kayak through mangrove forests. Fun for the whole whanau.

Recommended for children over 7 years old. Children under 13 year old, need an adult companion.

Session times:

  • Saturday Sessions: slot 1: 11.15am, slot 2: 12.45pm, slot 3: 2.15pm
  • Sunday Sessions: slot 1: 12.15pm, slot 2: 1.45pm, slot 3: 3.15pm

Registrations are essential. Only 48 spots available per day.  General registrations will open on Monday the 30th of September if any tickets remain. Early access to those in the Albert-Eden Ward,  send an email to auckland@emr.org.nz with your address for the code.

Lifejackets are provided. Bring: Footwear for kayaking. Spare change of clothes.

Sea conditions permitting. Back up dates of the 19th and 20th of October.



Donations are appreciated, either donations of cash, eftpos, online or through a koha of your time volunteering at future events.

This event is funded by The Albert-Eden Local Board with the support of The Bobby Stafford-Bush Foundation and Auckland Sea Kayaks.


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.