Rakiura Charters & Water Taxi

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With a comprehensive range of tours and water taxi services, and full commentary from your local, knowledgeable skipper, Rakiura Water Taxi offers the ultimate Stewart Island discoveries:

  • Ulva Island Bird Sanctuary, guided or freedom walks, on demand ex. Golden Bay, book your departure today!
  • Freshwater River including Scenic Cruises
  • Port William and Rakiura Track
  • Whaler’s Base History Tour
  • Marine Farms Paterson Inlet Cruise
  • Coast-to-Coast Adventure (fly-walk-boat package to Mason’s Bay)
  • North-West Circuit and Southern Circuit destinations

Come and visit our friendly staff at the Booking Office on Main Rd, right next door to the Bunkhouse Theatre.

Not sure how to best spend your time here on Stewart Island? Our local, passionate staff live and breathe Stewart Island, and can assist with information, itinerary planning, and booking services on these activities as well as local walks, Fishing Tours and Pelagic Birding Tours.

Ask about one of our Family or Combo activities, or browse our Information & Retail Wall.

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Rakiura Charters & Water Taxi
Rakiura Charters & Water Taxi
Matt & Alina Atkins
10 Main Road
PO Box 112
Halfmoon Bay
Stewart Island 9846