Here you can find updates, information and ramblings that you may find interesting (or at least get to know us a little better).
UPDATE 12th August 2020 We are back to Level 2 until Friday 14th August at the earliest (or level 3 if you are in Auckland). For us that means increased safety measures. Mask use while in our vehicles or workshops. Hand Sanitizer is provided for use. Contact tracing details required for all guests. Contactless payments preferred. We have the Covid tracer app posters. Stay home if you are feeling unwell. Full refund if you need to cancel. Keep safe and happy. Mark and Tui. 9th June 2020 Today was the [...]
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 [...]