2019Sat06Apr8:15 amRotoroa Snorkel Day8:15 am Rotoroa Island, Rotoroa Island, Hauraki Gulf, Auckland 1010, New ZealandType:Environmental,SportsWhere:Gulf IslandsAges:Children (5 to 10 years),Teens (13 to 18 years)
(Saturday) 8:15 am
Come join Experiencing Marine Reserves for the annual Rotoroa Snorkel Day. Snorkel and explore the Island with a subsidised ferry ticket! Ever wondered what lives under the water at Rotoroa Island
Come join Experiencing Marine Reserves for the annual Rotoroa Snorkel Day. Snorkel and explore the Island with a subsidised ferry ticket!
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. Ferry tickets are from $18-45 each + a booking fee. Safe fun for the whole whanau!
See baby parore, spotties and triplefins.
Ferry leaves from Auckland CBD ferry building at 8:45am. You need to arrive at the ferry building by 8:15am at the latest.
What: Snorkelling at Ladies Bay (weather dependent), walks around the pest free island and a picnic lunch on the beach!
Where: Rotoroa, ferry is arriving at the wharf and leaving from the Auckland viaduct.
What to bring: Togs, towel, sunhat, warm clothes, raincoat, water bottles, walking shoes, a picnic lunch.
Suitable for children aged 5 and above.
This event was sponsored by The Bobby Stafford-Bush Foundation. It is run with the assistance of the Rotoroa Island Trust.
Please note that the ferry ticket is non-refundable – and the trip will run rain or shine!
Ferry Tickets are $18 to $45 each plus a booking fee.
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.