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Koru Enterprises Online

+64 27 617 1707

Koru Enterprises is an online Aotearoa (NZ) tour and artisan gift company, specialising in authentic Māori experiences, and virtual tours. We offer personalised guided tours around Hawke's Bay rohe (district).

East Coast Paddler

+64 27 451 0579

Mt Maunganui - surrounded by ocean, and the home of New Zealand's most popular mountain, Mauao.
Come join us to experience the area like we locals do, whether it be on the ocean or the land. You can partake in a stand up paddling adventure, an outrigger canoe experience or a cultural walk, guided by our experienced locals. We have a range of activities suited to all ages and abilities. We look forward to sharing our beautiful home with you!

Rangitāiki Tours Ltd

+6421379201

Rangitāiki Tours is a locally owned Māori family business based in the Eastern Bay of Plenty. Our passion is sharing the natural beauty and rich Māori heritage of our land and people to the world.

Born and bred locals, we have over 30+ years knowledge offering packaged tours showcasing whenua (land), wai (water) and kai (food). Our tours connect manuhiri (visitors/guests) to tangata whenua (local people of the land) while we transport you to cultural and nature landmarks of significance, sharing our history and Māori customs.

We specialise in small group tours to enhance an intimate experience providing set itineraries, or we can tailor make unique experiences to suit specific needs.

Hokitika Scenic Tours

+64 210 232 5363

I pick up and drop off anywhere within Hokitika area to suit customer or other areas by arrangement.

Hokitika Scenic Tours welcomes you to the West Coast, South Island of New Zealand. We invite you to discover our local scenic treasures where time stands still in all its natural glory, giving you the opportunity to view the magnificent scenery and attractions that lie between the Tasman Sea and Southern Alps.

We offer a personal, safe, friendly and informative transport service to make your stay and visit here memorable.
If you would like to book a Scenic Tour or create your very own Personal Tour please contact us. All tours depart daily on request.

Pick up and drop off within Hokitika included at a time to suit you.

Hamurana Springs Nature Reserve

0800 426 8726

773 Hamurana Road,
Hamurana,
Rotorua

Hamurana Springs Nature Reserve is an immersive experience through nature where you will learn the cultural stories of Ngāti Rangiwewehi - the local tribes people.
Journey through untouched landscape on a low impact streamside walk suitable for all ages and fitness levels. A grove of towering Redwoods will escort you on an immersive journey to the deepest natural fresh water spring in the North Island of New Zealand.
Originally a tribal settlement, today Hamurana Springs Nature Reserve is an untouched nature park and wildlife refuge, which combined with the manaakitanga (hospitality) of the the local people, make Hamurana Springs a truly magical experience.

Native Woodcraft

06 374 8224

5 London Street,
Dannevirke

Native Woodcraft is a 100% Kiwi-owned factory in Dannevirke, producing a range of nearly 300 handcrafted gifts and souvenirs since 1984.
Our products range from full-size taiaha (long, wooden weapons) and tewhatewha (long wooden or bone weapons), travel-sized tekoteko (carved figures) and mere (short stone weapons) down to tiki (carved figures) and hei matau (fish hook) keyrings carved from South Island Pine and Paua shell.
For landscaping, we produce Creative Garden Panels in 50 different Kiwiana designs from Pīwakawaka and Kererū to Dolphins and Butterflies.
Our crafts are found in stores throughout Aotearoa.  Click here to view our products .

Amiki

+64 27 532 7248

Christchurch,
Canterbury 

AMIKI are local connected storytellers, sharing the gems of Ōtautahi, Christchurch, hidden in plain sight. Our whānau team has a passion for sharing both the modern and old stories of Ōtautahi. Our Tours on Foot will take you on a journey through our central city suburb, deep diving into the rich Māori and European history.  From the historical river to the modern laneways, heritage sites, bespoke small enterprises, culinary gastronomy, craft beers and local wine, we will connect you with local people and places through sharing kai, manaakitanga and storytelling.

Horizon Tours

+64 21 467 496

Horizon Tours is a locally owned whānau (family) business launched in 2018. We specialise in small group tours that bring culture and conservation to life in Dunedin. Our commitment is to offer a values-based tourism experience. A portion of every tour purchased with us will go toward supporting a community conservation program. Broaden your horizon’s by day with one of our daily tours that highlights Dunedin’s natural environment with a conservation expert with over thirty years’ experience as a DoC ranger. And travel with us into the night sky for an evening of storytelling that brings the realm of Ranginui to life.

Maunga Hikurangi

+64 27 535 0011

Maunga Hikurangi is a Ngati Porou premium cultural experience operating on the East Coast of the North Island of New Zealand. Maunga Hikurangi offers a collection of unique, authentic cultural experiences in and around our highly sacred mountain, Maunga Hikurangi – one of the first places in the world to see the sunrise and a place steeped in legend and cultural significance for the Ngati Porou people. Our product offering caters to tourists looking for a deeply personal and connected cultural experience.  It appeals to an audience looking for something more than your average Maori cultural product. Maunga Hikurangi has been awarded a Gold Sustainability Tourism Business Award.

Manawa Honey & Tours

+64 7 366 3166

Based in Ruatāhuna in the heart of Māui’s Fish – the North Island of Aotearoa, we offer the experience of a mystical, remote, pure and natural paradise with the people of this land… our tours include an Eco-cultural Experience (2-day) for groups of 8-20 and River Fishing Tour on Horse-back (1-day & Overnight) for groups of 1-3
We can also design tours (for groups only) to incorporate your desired combination of:
 Honey and apiary/beehive tours
 Traditional Maori and contemporary cultural experiences
 Marae or home-stay accommodation
 Forest & biodiversity tours
 Fishing and/or horse riding treks

Let us know what you would like to do, and we can work out a tour to suit you. Dates: by arrangement November to March each year

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