Looking for something that's a little different?


Whether it's wildlife or nightlife you're after our beautiful 65ft luxury vessel is now available for customised wildlife trips, harbour cruises and private events direct from Auckland city.

 We’re very proud of our large, fully licensed and extremely comfortable 20 metre PowerCat the ‘Dolphin Explorer’. Private charters are available either before or after our normal Safari hours, though this may be negotiable for larger bookings.

Comfortably hosting up to 100x passengers, fully licensed and with catering options available, the ‘Dolphin Explorer’ provides the ideal option for your next get together, corporate function or break-out activity. And the best thing? We are available direct from the Viaduct Harbour in downtown Auckland city.

Whatever your needs there is an ocean of options available. Enjoy a cruise around the sparkling inner harbour or go island-hopping (with perhaps a vineyard or two thrown in for good measure) and see Auckland city from its most beautiful perspective.   Alternatively head out to the Hauraki Gulf Marine Park on a customised whale and dolphin safari for the ultimate day out. We can arrange everything from food, drink and music to themes, decorations and fun team building activities – just let us know what you need and we’ll take it from there!

BYO or catered options are available and we have extensive menu options available.  For more information please get in touch with our team by emailing charters@awads.co.nz with your details.



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