Day Trip to Waiheke - an Isle of Wine

17 and 22 March, 2020

Cost per person: to be updated shortly

Waiheke Island Ferry
Waiheke Island aerial view
Waiheke Island Ferry
Waiheke Island aerial view

Waiheke Island boasts 92 square kilometres of pristine beaches, stunning coastal headlands, vineyards, olive groves and seaside villages – and is approximately a 40-minute cruise from Downtown Auckland. One of New Zealand's most popular destinations, Waiheke Island was recently rated one of the top island escapes in the world.


You will board your Fullers360 ferry at the downtown ferry terminal for the 40 minute crossing to Waiheke, our vessels are comfortable with fully licensed on board café’s, large viewing areas to take advantage of the spectacular views of our Waitemata Harbour.


On arrival at Matiatia, the main wharf on Waiheke you will be met by your private coach for the transfer to Casita Miro – renowned for its ambiance, fine food and wines.  You will experience a wine tasting there and then enjoy their Fiesta lunch.  You will meet your coach after a short walk down the drive and continue on to Onetangi Beach before heading back to Matiaita for your ferry to Auckland.

Just a 40-minute ferry ride and you’re in Waiheke Island, Auckland’s island of wine. This slice of paradise is a haven of beautiful island beaches and some 30 wineries. Join a wine tasting tour and linger over a vineyard lunch, with gorgeous views to match. 

11:00 ferry
11:50 arrive Matiaita
12:15 Arrive Casita Miro, Wine  Tasting
12:45 Fiesta Lunch
15:15 Transfer to MTO via Onetangi
16:30 Ferry depart Waiheke for Auckland

17:10 Arrive downtown Auckland



Travel with a government licensed English speaking guide in an air-conditioned vehicle

Entrance fees as per itinerary

Pick-up and drop off from conference hotels

Not including

Lunch en route | Tips to guide and driver


Should there be fewer than 15 participants per tour, alternative arrangements will be offered whereby participants will be able to join guaranteed group tours.

How to Book

In order to book optional tours kindly complete the online registration form.



Payment for tours reserved directly by Target Conferences is to be made at the time of booking. Payment may be made by bank transfer* or credit card (Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Diners)


*Bank Transfers are to be made to the following account:

Bank Leumi
Ahad Ha’am Branch Number 811

31 Montefiore Street, Tel Aviv

Account name: Target Conferences Ltd.

Account number: 604900/95

Swift: Lumiilit

IBAN: IL830108110000060490095


Please ensure that the name/s of the participants and conference name (APTHC) are clearly stated on the bank transfer. Bank transfer charges are the responsibility of the payer and should be paid at source in additional to the sum being transferred.


Cancellation Policy

Our refund policy on Tours is based upon receiving notification in writing as follows:

Until 18 February, 2020  - full refund less handling fee of US$25

As of 19 February, 2020 - officially no refund, on a case-by-case basis


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