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Lisa Bond

T +64 3 319 7721


Te Ao Mārama

New Zealand Fur Seal at Point Kean, Kaikoura

New Zealand Fur Seal

Sperm whale blow

Semi-resident Sperm Whale - Tutu

Wawahia Tail

Whale Watch Boat - Sperm Whale

Sperm Whale Tiaki7

Semi-resident Sperm Whale - Tiaki

Hectors Dolphins4

Hector's Dolphins

Gibsons Wandering Albatross2

Gibson's Wandering Albatross

Kaikoura Peninsula

Kaikōura Peninsula 

Mtn Boat BareKiwi

Mountains & Waka


Sperm whale diving

Sperm whale diving


Kia Ora

Whale Watch monitors the latest public health advice and adapts operations accordingly.

We remain open under all the traffic lights of the Covid19 Protection Framework.

Key Themes:

  1. If you are unwell, are a positive case or a house hold contact please stay home.
  2. We strongly encourage you to wear a suitable face covering.
  3. Face coverings will be mandatory (unless exempt) on our buses and small passenger service vehicles.  
  4. Our cleaning procedures have been enhanced and hand sanitizer is available.
  5. We ask that you please listen to all instructions provided to you by our team, please be patient and kind.

Covid19 Protection Framework

Information on how to enter New Zealand

How to enter New Zealand

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