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The Alpine Fault has the potential to cause catastrophic damage to New Zealand in the near future. Very exciting and informative tour with well-informed guides, Gray and Vickie. They accommodated our group of 3 when we missed the morning tour. We did this as a...More
Gray and Vicky are knowledgeable and have developed a very interesting and unique tour. It's very rare that you can see an active faultline (before it ruptures) and learn about the science community's drilling programme to advance their knowledge of plate tectonics. Seismic and other...More
Beautiful scenery on the way to the exposed Australian and Pacific plate boundary. My wife and I are both Geo's so we enjoyed the educational aspect of the tour. But you do not need to have a geological background to appreciate the significance of the...More
This is a very friendly and professional tour, a short trip on a bus followed by a walk to see the fault. Along the way and once there the scenery is awesome. Our guide explained everything very well and we found the trip very enjoyable...More
This was the perfect thing to go on a drizzly morning. A must do for anyone interested in rocks, geology and plate tectonics. Our driver and guide was cheery and informative and the scenery was interesting too
We joined the bus today and thoroughly the enjoyed the 2 hours learning about the continental plates. There were only 4 of us but Geoff is very knowledgable and his enthusiasm forth geological features of the area made for an interesting trip. If you are...More