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UPDATE 17th February 2021 At midnight tonight we move back to Covid alert level 1 (the lowest restriction), so we are back to normal and operating as usual. However if you are from Auckland we will be unavailable, as you are at level 2 until at least midnight on Monday 22nd Feb. If you have a booking during this time you will receive a full refund. Keep safe and happy. Mark and Tui Previous updates-> 15th February 2021 As of Midnight last night the country has gone back into [...]
One of the things we have discovered in setting up Rogue Pony Private Tours is there are a huge amount of online resources available. Knowing they exist is sometimes the first step in making your travel planning easier because Google is only as good as the search that you enter. You don't know what you don't know.... Here are a few sites that we have discovered, use ourselves or we are listing on as they fit into our vibe! ShoreTrips.com - for planning cruise ship shore excursions. Select the cruise [...]
What to do on a rainy day in the Bay of Islands has often been question heard around town. With the weather always changeable at any time of the year, boat cruises and fishing trips can get cancelled, cycling can be less than fun and there is a limit to how much relaxing in your accommodation you can do. Here is a list of some of our favorite things that can easily be done on a wet and blustery day in the Bay:- Visit the Waitangi Treaty Grounds museum, for [...]