Matakana and surrounds
Kiwiness Tours is a Matakana based tour and transport service offering a range of guided day out options from wine and craft beer tours, evening kiwi sanctuary tours at Tawharanui, scenic day trips and event transport.
Kiwiness Tours is a private tour and transport service, based on the Matakana Coast. Whether you have your own ideas or want local advice we are happy to work with you to create the best options. We provide small group, wine tours, craft beer tastings, event transport in the Matakana region and the ever popular Evening Kiwi Bird Tour at Tawharanui Open Sanctuary.
Evening Kiwi Bird Tour – Join your local friendly Kiwi tour guide, for the best chance to spot the North Island Brown Kiwi bird in its own habitat! This thriving sanctuary, located on the remote Tawharanui Peninsula in the Hauraki Gulf (roughly a 1 hour 30min from downtown Auckland) boasts some of the Auckland Regions most beautiful white sand beaches, rolling pastures, shingled bays, native forest and regenerating wetlands. This makes it the perfect habitat for the Kiwi and other native Ne...