November, 2019

2019Sat30Nov10:00 am3:00 pmShakespear Snorkel Day 201910:00 am - 3:00 pm Shakespear Regional Park, Te Huruhi, Whangaparaoa, AucklandType:EnvironmentalWhere:North AucklandAges:Children (5 to 10 years),Teens (13 to 18 years),Tweens (10 to 12 years)

Kids wearing a snorkle and mask


(Saturday) 10:00 am - 3:00 pm


Shakespear Regional Park

Te Huruhi, Whangaparaoa, Auckland

Event Details

Explore the waters of the Hauraki Gulf at Shakespear Regional Park with an experienced snorkel guide; you never know what you might spot? Discover glass shrimp, triplefins or nudibranchs. Fun for the whole whanau.

The event will take place at  Te Haruhi Bay or Army Bay, weather permitting. Follow the EMR signs on the day.

Bring your own gear or get free hire of our mask, snorkel, fins and wetsuits. Recommended for everyone 5 years and up. All children under 15 years must be accompanied by an adult beach observer. Experienced guides and advanced safety procedures will be in place on the day.

Back up Saturday the 15th of February

This event is funded by the Hibiscus and Bays Local Board and The Bobby Stafford-Bush Foundation and is part of Seaweek.


Koha – donations appreciated.

Experiencing Marine Reserves runs a series of events over the summer months and rely on your support to make them happen. They appreciate donations to participate, either cash on the day, online or by giving a koha of your time volunteering at a future event. Most people donate $5 to $10 per person.


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.