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Book now for a wonderful dolphin watching boat tour in Akaroa Harbour
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We have a double pass on our luxury catamaran to giveaway. Tell us who you would like to take and be in to WIN. To enter go to Entries close 29th of June 2017. The winner will be announced 30th of June 2017.
June 2017
Southern Black Backed Gulls

Birds that can be found in and around Akaroa Harbour

The White-flippered Penguin The White-flippered Penguin is one of the smallest penguins in the world. Their colour is blue and grey, which makes them look very similar to their relatives, the Little Penguin. The only difference is they have a white
May 2017

Yesterday we received this lovely email

On Monday April the 10th my wife, 2 of our grand children and I had a very enjoyable trip to see the Hector's dolphins. Actually we were on a mission to see one specific dolphin. My wife and I had given grand daughter Eva a WWF sponsorship of a
April 2017

Akaroa Dolphins with NZ Whale & Dolphin Trust

A massive thank you to Tom Brough and Jesu Valdés from the New Zealand Whale and Dolphin Trust, for their amazing efforts during Saturday night’s special Sea Week cruise with us. It was a wonderful evening and everyone learnt so much about the
March 2017

Seaweek Cruise

There are a lot of exciting events happening in Akaroa over Seaweek 2017, and one of these is a very special cruise that we are hosting with marine scientists from the New Zealand Whale and Dolphin Trust. Whilst cruising around Akaroa harbour and
January 2017

Festive Season

As this year draws to a close and the festive season is well and truly upon us, the team at Akaroa Dolphins would like to thank you all for your support in 2016. From all of the crew we wish you a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New
December 2016

The first Hector’s dolphin calf of the season

The first Hector’s dolphin calf of the season has been spotted in Akaroa Harbour by a very excited group of tourists on the Akaroa Dolphins cruise. 'The dolphin who proudly showed off her new calf to the onlookers, was sighted just inside Timu
December 2016

Exclusive to our cruise

We are very excited to announce another great element has been added to our Akaroa Dolphins cruise – FEED THE SALMON! We will manoeuvre our boat up to the Akaroa Salmon nets, giving our passengers the opportunity to feed the hungry salmon, and
November 2016

#1 on TripAdvisor

We are feeling very proud to not only be #1 tour on TripAdvisor in Akaroa but the whole of New Zealand. Thank you to everyone who has taken the time to review us! Visit TripAdvisor to read our reviews.
October 2016

Orca in Akaroa Harbour

Roughly once a year we get the pleasure of Orca visiting the harbour and yesterday was that day. Everyone on board was ecstatic. For live footage go to our Facebook page. Visit for an article on their visit to Akaroa Harbour.
October 2016