Take a scenic flight over the coastline to Cook's Cove, past Whangara, where the film Whale Rider was made and see the historic Tolaga Bay Wharf and the sea caves of Pourewa Island. Or fly across the Hangaroa river to Te Urewera National Park and Lake Waikaremoana. The flights are conducted in a Cessna 172 and are not limited to the above locations. The company also offers charter flights and flight training.
Gisborne & Wairoa Airports
Ph 06 867 7128 (24 hours)
Fax 06 868 1948
Mobile 027 323 103
Based at Gisborne & Wairoa Airports, Ashworth Helicopters specialises in scenic flights, hunting and fishing safaris and services to Eastland's vast wilderness areas. Guides and equipment available for all outdoor activities. Ten minute scenic flights over Gisborne and beaches for groups up to five. Heli-fishing to excellent fishing spots on the East Coast. Sunrise flights to Mount Hikurangi, first to see the sunrise each day. Three helicopters operating.
Kohi & Paku Kingi
Tel 64 6 868 5425
Mobile 027 431 9249
For generations, Maori people living in the district of Te Tairawhiti North Island, New Zealand preserved the spirit and traditions of our magnificent culture.
Expect to be emotionally stirred when you take part in the spiritual, and highly professional experience that is Waka Toa. Fun, educational and entertaining, Waka Toa performances are an experience for people of all ages.
Let Waka Toa welcome you to our family here in Te Tairawhiti, or share our culture with you futher afield.
Walking Legends offers a wide range of guided walking holidays in New Zealand including the famous North Island hike, the 'Lake Waikaremoana Great Walk' and Rotorua Day Treks, the Urewera Discovery Tour, Tongariro Hiking Tour also guide the Tongariro Crossing.
Walking Legends has been awarded a Qualmark Enviro Silver Award, recognising their high standards in environmental practices.
"Tairawhiti Tours" captures the beauty of the Gisborne region and highlights our history and culture with a selection of tour packages that will accommodate all for 5 1/2 hours.
It provides an experience that is not one brought off the shelf - it is unique and an experience with top quality Gisborne service and products.
You will leave the experience with a wealth of valuable knowledge about "Our Journey, Our Wine, Our Cuisine & Our Place" and a much better understanding of what the region has to offer, so much so that you will want to come again and try another tour package.
The Gisborne Wine Centre is a showcase for the wines and wineries of the Gisborne region, located in Gisborne’s beautiful Inner Harbour. It features a wine bar & café, tasting flights, wine retail shop, wine tours, cellar door bookings and regional wine information.
The gourmet vineyard cycle tours visit a selection of the regions best wineries and attractions. Travel along quieter country roads, where possible, meander through the Poverty Bay flats and discover the wealth of produce and flavour that is produced in this popular aromatic wine region. Our friendly guides introduce you to the region, the wine makers, wineries and some fantastic historical and cultural sites.
Self guided tours with or without gourmet wine match tasting packs and lunches are available daily.
Phone 0274 749 360 or 0272 944 773
A good 1 hour trip morning/day/evening. Coffee, Tea & Juice Provided BYO Licence Food can be provided by arrangement.
Prices on application. Private hire available.