CELEBRATIONS FOR FRIENDS & FAMILY
Let us supply transport and arrange venues for your family celebration your Hens’ Party your business Social Club outing.
It’s always enjoyable to celebrate together as a group in a relaxed & convivial atmosphere. We can ensure that your outing is tailored to your specific requirements relating to venue time constraints and budget.
Transport is door-to-door.
Come on our circuit of monthly Sunday Lunches to a range of venues or book a date that you require for a special occasion.
JUNE 13 ALPHA ST KITCHEN & BAR, CAMBRIDGE
This restaurant, which we have visited several times, is located in the historic National Hotel in the heart of Cambridge, adjacent to the Town Hall & overlooking the Tower Clock. The original hotel, the Alpha Hotel, built in 1886, was destroyed by fire in 1912. the current version of the National Hotel ("The Nash" to locals) was originally built in 1913 &, with a few modifications over the decades has retained its elegant art-deco style.The quiet elegance & generus dimensions of the building enhance the contemporary, relaxed style of the restaurant
Alpha Street Kitchen & Bar carries on the tradition of a welcoming place to meet at any time of the day.
For details, please refer to: https://www.smore.com/216cu-alpha-st-kitchen-and-bar-cambridge
JULY 18, SUNDAY LUNCH, GRAND MERCURE, PUKA PARK, PAUANUI
We will travel up via Whangamata & come back via the Kopu-Hikuai Road.
COST: Transport- $45.00pp.; Lunch - at your cost from the menu. More details will follow when the Winter menu comes out.
If you’re thinking of having a Hens’Party, prior to your wedding contact us to plan a day of fun!
Winery Tours Tailored to Your Requests
Travel to the Hawke's Bay for a weekend of wine appreciation. Taste the delights of Kumeu or Matakana. You choose the destination we’ll suggest the venues for your consideration to ensure you have a great time!
GIFT VOUCHERS ARE AVAILABLE FOR ALL OF OUR TOURS
Give a gift voucher for a birthday or anniversary, a “thank you’ to that special person.
Mid-Week Tours & Garden-Related Tours
We travel monthly to areas our clients have requested or that we have chosen
Upcoming General Tours:
17 JUNE - MYSTERY CREEK FIELDAYS
'Townie' or 'cockie', you will enjoy the Southern Hemisphere's largest agricultural event - the ultimate showcase for rural cutting-edge technology & innovation.
Return transport ex-Tauranga - $40.00pp.
If you have your own group that wishes to go to Mystery Creek 16 or 18 June, the following group transport prices apply (1 central pick-up)
Transport: 17-seater - $595.00; 41-seater -$950.00; 50-seater - $1025.00.
For details, refer to: https://www.smore.com/s129w-mystery-creek-fieldays
24 JUNE: THE AVANTIDROME, CAMBRIDGE
Come with us to the Avantidrome, one of Waikato's newest sports & leisure facilities, located near to Cambridge, in the heart of Waipa. This world-class facility is centred around the purpose-built 250m wooden cycling velodrome & is host to a range of other high-performance-sport & community facilities.
COST: Door-to-door service & tour of Avantidrome - $50.00pp.
Details at: https://www.smore.com/a1z6p-the-avantidrome-
28 -JULY - THE CLASSICS MUSEUM HAMILTON
Come to look at the cars of yesteryear, which are sure to spur a little nostalgia. The Classic Car Museum has not only a collection of 200 rare & vintage cars on display, but also houses the biggest collection of original car advertising signs in the world, as well as vintage petrol pumps, bonnet emblems & a collecton of micro-cars.
If you wish, you can lunch at the Jukebox Diner, on site.
COST: $60.00pp. (Seniors - $52.00pp.) Includes return transport & museum entry. (Does not include lunch cost.)
For details, please refer to:
GIBBS FARM & MATAKANA TOUR (SEPTEMBER DATE TBC)
This will be our second time doing this tour. The 2-day tour will visit the gannet colony at Muriwai, before travelling to Gibbs farm, Makarau, an open-air sculpture park 47km North of Auckland. This venue has the largest collection of large-scale outdoor sculptures in NZ. We have permission to drive around the farm. On our second day you will have time at The Matakana Farmers'Market, before travelling on to Morris & James, which produces a wide range of beautiful hand-made pottery. We will then move on to the Sculptureum to view its 3 sculpture gardens & 6 galleries, beore indulging ourselves at Chocolate Brown Chocolaterie, Warkworth.
SUNDAY 3 OCTOBER - ANNUAL PIRONGIA CRAFT DAY
Please note the change of date. The Pirongia Craft Day is held in Pirongia's main street, Franklin Street, annually. it has been happening for over 40 years & is one of the biggest markets in NZ. Last year's fair was cancelled because of Covid, so they're bursting to the gunnels with with new ideas & attractions for this year.
Cost: $40.00pp. (Door-to-door transport
FRIDAY 17 SEPTEMBER -WHITFORD GARDENS TOUR
We'll make an early start from Tauranga, stopping at Ngatea for morning tea, before travelling on to Huntingwood Gardens. Lunch will be enjoyed at John Hill Estate Vineyard, before we move on to our next venue, Ayrlies Gardens. We'll then wend our way home.
COST: Door-to-door transport & garden entry costs -$94.00pp. Morning tea, lunch & afternoon tea are at your own cost. For details, please refer to:
4 NOV -TOYOTA THAMES & MATATOKI CHEESE
This plant refurbishes as many as 3,499 vehicles a year for Toyota's Signature class. The plant also fits aftermarket parts such as tow-bars & bull-bars to brand-new Toyota Hilux models, as well as other fit-out equipment.Our tour will start with tea/coffee & a biscuit & a talk about the history of Toyota. Then we will be out on the plant floor for a tour. After being dropped for an hour's break in the Thames CBD, we will travel on to Matatoki Cheese for a tasting, before wending our way home.
COST: $60.00pp. (Factory, transport, cheese tasting)
29 OCTOBER-2 NOVEMBER - POWERCO & FRINGE GARDEN FESTIVALS
We'll be visiting a variety of gardens over our 5-day visit, as well as places of interest such as the acclaimed Len Lye Gallery & the wonderful Tawhiti Museum (Hawera). The gardens we intend to visit are: Pukeiti, Nikau Grove, Colleen's Garden, Mosen Garden, Jackson's Garden, Regan House, Cairnhill Garden, Stanleigh Garden, Boxwood, Sanderson Garden, Openlands, Gravetye,, King Edward Park & Mary's Garden. This list may be changed slightly when details become available from organisers.
COST: $1620.00pp; (Twin Share $1310.00pp.) Door-to-door transport, accommodation (2 nights Pukekura Motor Lodge, 2 nights The Park Motel, Hawera), 4 breakfasts, 4 dinners, garden entry fees.