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Nelson Lakes Shuttles

New Zealand's shuttle transport for hikers /trekkers / trampers in Nelson Lakes National Park.  Nelson Lakes Shuttles Service specializes in providing transport for trampers, hikers, climbers, mountain bikers and skiers. 

Centrally based in St Arnaud they can service all tracks in the Nelson, Marlborough district as well as the West Coast of the South Island.

Nelson Lakes Shuttles  arrive and depart when you require. No hassle charters for small or large groups.  

Rotoiti Water Taxi Rotoiti Water Taxis provides an on demand service offering fast access or returns for National Park expeditions such as tramping, climbing, hunting & fishing.  

A personalised scenic cruise service can be offered. A leisurely cruise with information on this unique Lake, its features & history can be provided.

Rotoiti Water Taxis offer novice single person canoes/kayaks, plus Canadian open canoes, (suitable for 3 adults & a picnic), and a row boat.  
Rotorua Water Taxi Rotorua Water Taxi is operated by Craig & Kerry Simpson, and offers a licensed Water Taxi on Lake Rotorua with an ability to carry 12 passengers.  The Taxi provides for hiking, fishing, and hunting as well as scenic trips.

Contact Craig or Kerry on 03 523-9199, or email them.

Nelson Gliding Club Nelson Gliding Club is a club of about 50 members.  They fly from Lake Station which is  about 9 kilometres west of St Arnaud (one hours drive south of Nelson, South Island, New Zealand). 

Experience the elation of a winch launch at a rate of climb of some 2000 feet per minute. You will have a certified instructor as your pilot and the sailplane will achieve some 1500 feet height above the ground before the bang of the release mechanism leaves you to free flight and the gentle whistling of the wind.

Greenshell Mussel Cruise Daily cruise departures over the summer season from the Havelock Marina. A wonderful cruise out in to the Pelorus and Kenepuru Sounds, two of the main Sounds that make up the Marlborough Sounds.  Visit a Greenshell Mussel Farm for the perfect wine and food match of fresh steamed mussels served with a glass of Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc.
Marlborough Travel For an extensive range of daily tours, both scheduled and private tours of the Marlborough wine region. Indulge with fabulous wine and food on our Taste Marlborough Tour, combine the wine region and the Marlborough Sounds on our Marlborough Icons Tour, or sit back and relax on your very own private tour.   All group sizes catered for.
Hanmer Holiday Homes


After a relaxing break in St Arnaud, why not extend your holiday another couple of days for a visit to Hanmer Springs.


Hanmer Holiday Homes offers the largest range of holiday home accommodation in the wonderful alpine village of Hanmer Springs. From the economic to the extravagant, Hanmer Holiday Homes have a holiday home to suit your accommodation needs.

Golden Bay Homes  

Head home from your holiday with a detour over to Golden Bay.


Golden Bay Homes provides bookings of Holiday Homes and Baches, where they believe is the most magnificent and unforgettable corner of New Zealand.   Come and enjoy the simple pleasures of life in 'The Bay'.