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Fishing trips, Scenic, Stag and Hens, Corporate, business or family fun

How can we make your event memorable? Call 0800 BYO FUN or email to find out. Best rates guaranteed.

Specializing in events from 1 -5 hours. BBQ, paintball, clay birds, sea biscuit and fishing.

We also offer Educational trips with full commentary on the lake, the volcanics, the fishing and the Maori Carvings.

Kakariki is a 12 metre catamaran licenced for 24 passengers

Guaranteed fun for all ages. 

Fishing on Lake Taupo

There is no shortage of lake to fish from. We have 6 rods on board. Jigging, down rigging and trolling are preferred options. Harling is available on request for early morning and evening trips.

Whether you are planning a trip with your mates, a birthday gift, or a stag do with a difference, a fishing trip with us is geared to make you happy.

Whether you prefer trolling with a weighted line behind the boat to tempt out the deep-water fish or harling for the fat ones who prefer to swim in the shallows, we can do it.

All tackle, rods and lines provided to make this the perfect day out.

Day licences are $20 per adult, $4.50 per child

Stag event for ultimate fun

Creating an awesome stag do for all budgets is what we do. We make the planning easy for the best man, knowing he’s got a pretty huge brief to fill.

BYO FUN With either self-catering or BBQ options, BYO or use our fully licensed bar we’ve got your covered. A selection of super-fun activities will make this a memorable do; fishing, clay-bird shooting, paddle boarding, biscuit towing and swimming. Ladies and hostess' are available on request.


Hen party in style

As the bridesmaid, your challenge to design an extraordinary event, both memorable and festive just got easier. We can help.

Book our charter boat and head out onto great Lake Taupo for cruise of a life-time.

Sit back and sip on champagne while you take in the views of the lake and its surrounding splendour, either as part of your week-end away or a bespoke event for the bride and her circle of friends.

Celebration for any occasion

A private charter on Lake Taupo has to be the ultimate venue for any celebration, whether for a birthday, anniversary, Christmas party or just an occasion to gather friends or family together to celebrate life.

Kakariki is your place and Lake Taupo is the playground, open to explore bays and private inlets while you mix and mingle with those closest to you.

We can provide the catering with our BBQ or you bring your own choice of festive banquet, you can use our fully licensed bar or BYO.

Business event or corporate events

A unique space to talk shop (or not) over chilled bevvies, build skills or celebrate a group win, we have the perfect option for your next work function or team building event. 

Take your team out and we will bring them back with a new perspective because a cruise in one of the most beautiful spots in New Zealand should make an impression on anyone.

With either self-catering or BBQ options, BYO or use our fully licensed bar we’ve got your covered.

Yacht Charter

Celebrate any event in unique style aboard the incredible electric yacht, silently skimming the waters of great Lake Taupo. Experience the incredible peace of quiet, zero-emission sailing.

Enjoy the dramatic views of the surrounding bays, in-lets and coves, highlighted by the intense back drop of the surrounding mountains.

Regular Day Trips

Enjoy the daily cruises to the culturally significant Māori rock carvings at Mine Bay. Listen to old legends and engaging stories while you sit back and relax.

Explore the masterful artistry of Matahi Whakataka-Brightwell with a unique sailing experience. Marvel at the magical creations as they stretch 14 metres above you, only accessible by boat.