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Poor Knights Adventure Fundraiser

Help support Experiencing Marine Reserves and explore the Poor Knights Islands.

Please note that this event is different to our Annual Poor Knights Competition Trip which is being run the day prior.

**Dive Tutukaka requires vaccination passes to be provided for all participants over the age of 12**

We are teaming up with Dive! Tutukaka to provide an awesome family friendly day at the Poor Knights Marine Reserve on Perfect Day. Your tickets are 15% off retail price and all proceeds go towards supporting the training of EMR volunteers.
Ever wondered what it's like to snorkel in one of the top 10 dive sites in NZ? Join Experiencing Marine Reserves for a snorkel with our experienced guides and get FREE mask, snorkel, fins & wetsuit hire. Tickets are $200pp for adults and $110 for children (under 15). Safe fun for the whole whanau!
When: Saturday 14th of May - Back up date of Sunday the 15th (you must be free on both dates).
The vessel, Perfect Day leaves from the Tutukaka Marina at 11am. You need to arrive at the shop at Dive Tutukaka by 10:15am at the latest.
What: Snorkelling, kayaking and paddleboarding at the Poor Knights Islands
Where: Departing from Dive Tutukaka, 30mins from Whangarei

What to bring: Togs, towel, sunhat, camera, warm clothes, raincoat, water bottles, a picnic lunch.
We appreciate donations in order to run our snorkel events - this can either be cash on the day, online or by a koha of your time at a future event. There is also the opportunity to sponsor a rangatahi - youth ticket/s through a donation, this can be done by contacting This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. . All donations are provided with a receipt for tax purposes.

Snorkelling suitable for children aged 5 and above.

This event was sponsored by Dive! Tutukaka and run with the assistance of The Bobby Stafford-Bush Foundation.

Please note that the tickets are non-refundable - If you are late and miss the boat unfortunately there are no refunds.
The Poor Knights Adventure Snorkel Information sheet: 


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