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Aurora Charters

Halfmoon Bay, Stewart Island 9846, New Zealand
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THE best thing we did on Stewart Island

We hadn't;t planned to do a trip with Aurora Charters - but our B&B owner told us about a trip they... read more

Reviewed February 10, 2018
travellingbuzz
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Auckland Central, New Zealand
Stewart Island taxi

Greg with Aurora Taxi on Stewart Island was outstanding. Recognizing our mobility limitations on... read more

Reviewed December 24, 2017
ron028
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Wichita, Kansas
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Aurora Charthers offers Scenic tours & group charters around Stewart Island spectacular coastline - Pelagic bird trips - Hunting & Tramping destinations
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Feb 10, 2018
“THE best thing we did on Stewart Island”
Dec 23, 2017
“Stewart Island taxi”
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Halfmoon Bay, Stewart Island 9846, New Zealand
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Reviewed February 10, 2018

We hadn't;t planned to do a trip with Aurora Charters - but our B&B owner told us about a trip they were doing down to Pegasus and suggested we should consider it. So - we took Raylene's advice - and we are so pleased we...More

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Reviewed December 24, 2017

Greg with Aurora Taxi on Stewart Island was outstanding. Recognizing our mobility limitations on this very hilly island, Greg not only provided basic point to point transportation, but also volunteered va one hour combined tour and history lesson of Stewart Island. Thank you Greg!

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Reviewed November 25, 2016

Used Aurora Charters as part of a group from Kenepuru Sounds doing a road trip. Aurora transported 16 persons and baggage to and from Bluff ,great return trip. Chartered Aurora for sight seeing to Ulva Island and an afternoon Fishing trip. An awesome day out.Thank...More

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Reviewed March 19, 2016

We chartered The Aurora for our recent trip into and out of Pegasus. Ian was a great skipper who we all felt extremely safe travelling with. He was very obliging helping us with "way too much" gear we carted with us and also brought down...More

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Reviewed March 14, 2016

Being a first time visitor to Stewart Island as well as being inexperienced in all things fishing I was a little apprehensive when boarding Aurora Charters but within a short time felt very comfortable. We had a fantastic two days with Aurora Charters and I...More

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Reviewed December 10, 2015

An afternoon of pelagic birding was included in Ulvas birding bonanza. This trip is the best pelagic birwatching trip that I have experienced. Our guide Matt and Captain were a perfect combination. Our 4 hours included 5 species of albatross, 3 species of penguins and...More

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Reviewed October 27, 2015

A wonderful charter, knowledgeable (and incredibly helpful) skipper, saw everything we wanted to see, and caught some fish in less than ideal weather conditions. Have done a few charters down there, and this would be the best one yet.

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Reviewed March 9, 2015

If you want to see an albatross up close, floating in the air above you for a nice sharp photo, this is the boat trip for you. We had hardly got out of Half Moon Bay when we were joined by a following of dozens...More

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Reviewed January 1, 2015

They use a large catamaran that is both stable and comfortable. We went out for a half-day to see seabirds. They had a big container of fish heads at the back and a person threw them out to attract birds. Soon the huge albatrosses started...More

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