Custom Trips

America's Cup and Prada Cup Viewing

Come and watch the Prada Cup and America’s Cup action with Hauraki Express!

The details:

  • Price; $2500 which includes a days fishing or $800 just for the Prada Cup or America’s Cup viewing
  • Up close and personal viewing experience on our Extreme 985 vessels
  • 3.30pm-6.30pm sessions when the racing is on
  • Up to 10 people for viewing sessions only
  • Maximum 6 people for fishing and viewing sessions
  • Departs from Pier 21 in Westhaven or enquire about other departure locations
  • B.Y.O food and beverages

Call 0274104803 to check availability.

The opportunity to watch these speed machines doesn’t come up often, so don’t miss out!

Build your own trip

Our customised boat trips are tailored by you. We can take you to and from all corners of the Hauraki Gulf. Here are some suggestions of the trips we can accommodate;

  • Overnighters
  • Hens and Stag do’s
  • Wining and dining – ask us about our favs!
  • Sightseeing on the Gulf or Islands
  • Boat to boat drop-offs
  • Water transport to concerts, events and festivals
  • Island/beach hopping
  • Nature trips
  • Sports trips (surfing, mountain biking, hiking)

Dine on Kawau

Join us on one of our high speed water taxis and zip off for dinner from Omaha wharf to the Bon Accord Bar and Bistro or The Beach House Restaurant on Kawau Island. These two spots have to be amongst the most stunning dining settings.

This summer from December 26th to Feb 26th Wednesday through Sunday, Hauraki Express will be running it’s exciting new “taxi to dinner, island dining on water service” as demanded.

Bon Accord Bar and Bistro

Here you will enjoy a leisurely 2 hours of drinks and dinner in a lovely setting hosted by Robyn and Dave Lee at the beautiful Bon Accord Harbour on Kawau Island: the jewel in the Hauraki Gulf Crown.

Cost (includes return water transport and a main):
*subject to a minimum of 4 passengers

Per adult: $99

Per child (under 12 years): $59

The Beach House

Situated just meters from the white sands of Vivian Bay on Kawau Island, this restaurant won’t disappoint. With a passionate and innovative chef at the helm, you will be served a three course meal using only the freshest, free-range and, wherever possible, locally sourced ingredients. Treat a loved one, celebrate a special occasion, or show off your beautiful backyard.

Cost (includes return water transport and a three course dinner):
*subject to a minimum of 4 passengers

Per adult: $149

Departures either 5.30pm or 7pm

For bookings please contact Holly on 027 664 6644 or email