Meet The Locals
Get to know us and our beautiful piece of paradise, The Bay of Islands before you join the cruise.
Flora & Fauna
NZ Christmas Tree
The man behind the lens !
Fantail | Piwakawaka
Fantail | Maori name Piwakawaka
Kereru | Kukupa
New Zealand Pigeon | Maori name Kereru | Kukupa
Friendly and out-going. Nothing is too much trouble
Bottlenose | Maori name - Terehu
Passionate, young-at-heart adventurer
Skipper Timo, aka Team O is always keen for new adventures and fun in life.
Surfing the best breaks in NZ in his spare time.
Gurnard | Maori name - Kumukumu / Pūwhaiau
Loving Life! Our energetic Yoga Bunny
Sam our Local Kiwi
Snapper | Maori name tāmure
Orca | Maori name kākahi / maki
"The crew on The Rock are so friendly! The boat is an old ferry and has a lot of character. I’m sure there are plenty of other positive reviews, so...
"The entire tour from start to finish was incredible. There was a constant stream of activities and you could pick and choose what you wished to do. We shot...
"13/10 experience. Highly recommended for all ages and types of travelers. We all had a great time & are planning another trip soon."
"The crew are wonderful and swimming in the fluorescent algae was one of the most surreal and beautiful moments of my life. Highly highly recommended!"
"Anyone considering this, consider no more and just book it! This was one of my first experiences solo travelling up in the north after a tour and as...