Our Newest Waka - Te Ao Mārama 

On Saturday 25th October our newest waka (boat) Te Ao Mārama joined our fleet. A date is yet to be determined when Te Ao Mārama will be available for booking. 

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Overview of Te Ao Mārama:

  • Total Passenger Capacity: 116 Pax
  • Premium Cabin (upstairs): 12 seats
  • Main Cabin (downstairs): 104 seats
  • Length: 24m, beam: 9.2m, draft: 0.9m
  • Engines: 4x Scania Marine Diesel Engines
  • Propulsion: 4x Hamilton Jets

Passenger comfort and safety is top of mind in the design of this vessel with the hope that all who join with us have an amazing and comfortable experience. Incorporating current and new technology to improve visitor experience, such as:

  • Sickle Bow hull design to improve sea keeping capabilities
  • Adjustable hydrofoil system to improve vessel performance and sea keeping capabilities
  • Naiad Dynamic Active Interceptor Ride Control System to improve sea keeping capabilities by reducing pitch and roll motions
  • All surround viewing decks with the addition of a grandstand area on the bow
  • Large Catamaran design for improved sea keeping and comfort
  • Climate Control and Ventilation system which among other things allows cabin air to be replaced every 6 min circulating fresh air for improved passenger comfort
  • Improved on-water entertainment system
  • Quad engine Scania application driving Hamilton
  • Jet units controlled via a Hamilton Jet AVX 3 station electronic control system

More information on the premium cabin and when Te Ao Mārama will be available for bookings to come. 

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Discount valid for adult fares only
Valid for travel between 13th October - 18th December 2020 and week days during the Summer School Holidays
Discount automatically applied for direct website bookings only


Kids travel free during weekends with every fare paying adult
Valid for travel between 19th December 2020 - 31st January 2021
Discount automatically applied for direct website bookings only

Book Now or Contact Us if you have any questions. Be safe and stay kind.