January, 2019

Sun27Jan10:30 am3:00 pmSS Puke Steaming Trip at NZ Maritime Museum10:30 am - 3:00 pm New Zealand Maritime MuseumType:Free,Museums and GalleriesWhere:Central AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years),Preschoolers (3 to 5 years),Teens (13 to 18 years)

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


(Sunday) 10:30 am - 3:00 pm


New Zealand Maritime Museum

Corner of Quay and Hobson Street, Auckland 1140

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.