Corporate Charters and Conferences

A special experience in the Bay of Islands!

This unique venue offers the complete package; accommodation, meals, and a variety of activities, all from the comfort of a large stable platform, surrounded in stunning scenery.

Originally a car ferry with lots of history she was recycled for her new purpose. The accommodation deck is upstairs giving sea views from every cabin. Downstairs is spacious and the dining / workshop area is configured as one long table so that everyone sits together. It is also retractable, ensuring plenty of room when not in use.

We cater for a wide variety of events, have heaps of activities to add to the mix, all set in a relaxing background.

  • Eight guest cabins
  • Guests maximum of 38 depending on choice of configuration.
  • Wood burning fireplace, piano, pool table
  • Licensed bar
  • Fully customisable menu options.
  • Knowledgable, experienced onboard team
  • Night kayaking, snorkeling, island exploring

Accredited with QualmarkNZ, MaritimeNZ, member of TIANZ and YHA

Contact us and Jonny, our specialist will get in touch.

I went on The Rock with friends from school and we had a great 24 hours! There were tons of fun things to do on the boat from playing pool, fishing, and even night kayaking! The captain and crew were very knowledgeable about the Bay of Islands and very friendly! It felt like I was hanging out with friends instead of the crew. I would 100% recommend this to anyone who wants to see the Bay of Islands. Visited May 2016TSanders904

I place I fell in love with NZ. The most amazing thing I did on my month trip to New Zealand.TheJills, USA

The Rock was one of the first things I had the pleasure of experiencing when I moved to Paihia in January and I have been raving about it ever since!Charlotte

Would do it again without a doubt! I did this on Wednesday and had the best time!Beeb93