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Amazing Views , Excellent service by ferry staff

I am a regular user of this ferry , I can honestly say that the ferry staff are always very Helpful... read more

Reviewed 9 October 2018
Kaitaia, New Zealand
Fun trip

Used this as a passenger to get to Khoikhoi and it was quick and efficient. Then took motorhome... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2018
Trixie M
Auckland, New Zealand
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Rawene, New Zealand
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Reviewed 9 October 2018

I am a regular user of this ferry , I can honestly say that the ferry staff are always very Helpful & Courteous The vehicle cuts at least an hour of driving if you want a faster & easier way to get to The Beautiful...More

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Reviewed 3 October 2018

Used this as a passenger to get to Khoikhoi and it was quick and efficient. Then took motorhome across and found the service great

Thank Trixie M
Reviewed 2 October 2018

Quick, efficient, friendly - admittedly the water was smooth as glass when we crossed. :-) The price is reasonable for a short crossing.

Thank CanuckKiwi
Reviewed 28 September 2018

We were very excited about going across on the ferry. It is a great service, HOWEVER, after waiting 45 mins we realised that we could not board the ferry with our car and 7.5 metre caravan in tow at low tide. So disappointing. The ferries...More

Thank Granma_13
Reviewed 14 September 2018 via mobile

Really great bunch of people working the ferry. A great experience. If you are staying in the area, it's best to get a 5 trip concessions ticket.

Thank Shona2013
Reviewed 28 July 2018

This vehicular ferry provides a shortcut across the Hokianga Harbour; otherwise it would have been a long round trip. This ferry is particularly handy if you want to get to Waipoua Forest when you are in the Far North. The trip is generally pleasant with...More

Thank Ace_Traveller_NZ
Reviewed 20 July 2018

There are marked lanes on the street at Rawene. We parked behind other vehicles that were already in line. While we waited, we went to the nearby coffee shop. You can see the ferry arriving from a distance, so it's easy to get to get...More

Thank 507fridazul
Reviewed 18 July 2018

Easy on and off ferry, cost is very reasonable and a short trip across the harbour. All in all a easy and comfortable all round experience.

Thank Ross B
Reviewed 17 July 2018 via mobile

There aren't so many short car ferry rides in New Zealand. We decided at the last minute that we would go this way as something interesting to do between Opononi and Kawakawa. It didn't disappoint. Definitely get out of the car (teens anyway), go up...More

Thank RowenaB6
Reviewed 3 April 2018

Clean, organised and punctual, the ferry took us from Rawene to Kohukohu in a very efficient way. The crew are quick and efficient organising the cars onboard.

Thank Franco P
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