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Wildside Discovery Tour

$196 Family pass (2ad and 2ch)
Save $84 on our half day tour
Superb views of Akaroa harbor
Penguins up close in season
Many rare sheep breeds.

Offer valid until December 2021.

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Kids stay and tour for free

From $355 for 2 adults and 2 children
This package includes a night accommodation in one
of our family units at the Akaroa Waterfront Motels and
one tour with Pohatu Penguin for 2 adults and 2 kids (under 14yo).

Offer valid until 31st of August.

Call 03 304 7484 or email us at

Reconnect with Nature on a Romantic escape


Escape to the Wildside of Banks peninsula, gaze at the milky-way with no light pollution, wake up to the sound of native birds and enjoy the tranquil walks and beach or add a guided sea-kayaking safari for an extra adventure (only $25 per person).

Accommodation in the middle of a penguin colony and sheep farm with many rare breeds sheep and a complementary Evening penguin tour of the largest colony on mainland New Zealand.

Enter RECHARGE and get your second night free, that's $90 off.
Offer valid until the 30th of June.


School program in Pohatu penguins bay

School holiday program

Every school holidays we try to organise special trips to Pohatu to share the conservation work and make young mind learn about penguins, marine environment, microplastic, forest and get them actively involve.

Keep an eye on our Facebook page as we announce dates too.

Only $5 per child, reserve your child seat now, places are limited.

Call Joey on 021 0866 2140 or email her at


Evening penguin tour

Group of 4 or more, join our Evening penguin tour in May and receive 25% off when entering "MayMatesEvening"
That's one person free!

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