Welcome Aboard

Join us on our luxury 60 foot catamaran for a "once in a lifetime" experience.

All prices are inclusive of New Zealand GST.

Lunch Cruise: Adults $120.00 - Children (12 and under): $60.00 - Under 5's Free

Depart Paihia: 10.00am : Return Paihia: 4.00pm (daily)
Depart Russell: 10.15am : Return Russell: 4.15pm (daily)

Bookings are essential.

Lunch cruises include a delectable lunch with time to swim or snorkel. There are two Island stopovers (weather permitting) with walks and beach access. Equipment is provided for you on board but don't forget your togs, towels, sun block and cameras.

You may also be lucky enough to spot penguins, albatross, dolphins and orca amongst the abundant wildlife. Or you can just relax and listen to your skipper Gordon as he tells you about the area. Meanwhile, your hostess Natissa will be preparing a lunch worthy of the appetite the fresh sea air will have given you.

Take time to rediscover the art of relaxation while you enjoy delicious fresh food.

Pick up and drop off can be in Paihia or Russell. You are welcome to BYO wine and beer. Minimum number of guests is five - maximum number is 30.

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About Zig Zag

Zig Zag is fully licensed for operations on the east coast of Northland New Zealand - between Cape Reinga to the north and beyond the Bay of Islands to the south.

Zig Zag is a highly-stable 63 ft long by 30 ft wide catamaran with easy access. She has two full bathrooms and a large saloon. She is licensed for up to 30 passengers and three crew, powered by two 110hp Nissan engines and has a single-mast self-furling rig for sailing and relaxing.


Fantastic from start to finish!”

If you're trying to decide who to do your trip with - stop looking! Book with Zigzag Charters, Tissa and Gordon and have the day of your lives. In short, awesome crew, comfortable catamaran and plenty of delicious food! Things we loved: - the warm and friendly welcome - the relaxed and professional manner in which the trip was managed. - TripAdvisor