January, 2019

2019Sun27Jan10:30 am3:00 pmSS Puke Steaming Trip at NZ Maritime Museum10:30 am - 3:00 pm New Zealand Maritime Museum, Corner of Quay and Hobson Street, Auckland 1140Type:Free,Museums and GalleriesWhere:Central AucklandAges:Children (5 to 10 years),Preschoolers (3 to 5 years),Teens (13 to 18 years)

SS Puke Steaming Trip at NZ Maritime Museum, Auckland, New Zealand

Event Details

The New Zealand Maritime Museum’s steam tug SS Puke was built by E. Thompson and Son at Aratapu, towards the end of the 19th century. Carrying just four passengers at a time, SS Puke steaming trips head out from the museum and last 15 – 20 minutes each.

SS Puke trips depart on Sundays from 10:30am to 3pm. No bookings required.You can climb on board every Saturday and the first Sunday of every month.

All passengers must wear life-jackets, which will be supplied by the museum. The NZ Maritime Museum supplies life jackets for children from 10kg up to the age of 14 years. Children under 10kg cannot join a Puke trip.


Puke sailings are priced at just one gold coin donation per person.


New Zealand Maritime MuseumConnecting you with Aotearoa New Zealand's stories of the sea. Museum entry is FREE for all Auckland region residents with proof of address.Phone: 09-373 0800 Corner Quay and Hobson Streets, Viaduct Harbour Auckland, New Zealand 1010