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  • It’s bad, but should be fixed by October

    Jun 26, 15 • UncategorizedNo Comments
    It’s bad, but should be fixed by October

    The recent storm and flooding has left the Pipiriki road in bad shape with an estimated $4 million repair bill. But the good news is that the Raetihi-Pipiriki section should be reopened well before the season starts in October. We’ll keep you posted on progress as news comes to hand...

  • Easter DOC bookings need to be made now

    Feb 14, 15 • UncategorizedNo Comments
    Easter DOC bookings need to be made now

    If you are planning a trip on the river over Easter then you need to book DOC sites now as options are already limited. Call us to discuss if necessary...

  • Buy fishing licences online

    Jan 22, 15 • UncategorizedNo Comments
    Buy fishing licences online

    Want to fish while on your Whanganui River canoe trip? You can now buy a fishing licence online here:

  • New accommodation provider in Manunui

    Jan 9, 15 • UncategorizedNo Comments
    New accommodation provider in Manunui

    Grandad’s Cottage is a new b&b at 298 Miro Street, Manunui. Their double/twin room is $60 night and includes free breakfast and wifi. They will do a free pick up from the i-Site and we will pick up from there to go on a canoe trip...

  • Please phone in to confirm your booking

    Dec 27, 14 • UncategorizedNo Comments
    Please phone in to confirm your booking

    Due to the number of no shows so far this season, we now require you to phone in the night before departure on 0800 252 946 to confirm you are coming and to update your numbers. If you don’t and you have not paid a deposit we will presume you have got a better deal [&hellip...

  • Ramanui upgrades

    Aug 5, 14 • UncategorizedNo Comments
    Ramanui upgrades

    Ramanui Campsite has been significantly upgraded over the past season. As well as the original 6-bed cabin it now has another three large cabins that will sleep from 6 to 8 each. Joe and Mandy have also built a huge covered in cooking area with large benches and tables all round. They have also built, [&hellip...

  • DOC bookings open next week

    Jul 11, 14 • UncategorizedNo Comments
    DOC bookings open next week

    Check out the link below if you want to make a Whanganui River journey hut/campsite booking.

  • Save more with three or more people

    Nov 7, 13 • UncategorizedNo Comments
    Save more with three or more people

    Planning a three day trip on the Whanganui River with three or more people? We are offering a short term special for parties of more than two during off-peak periods that will save you lots of money on normal retail rates. Putting two people on the river at a time doesn’t make us any money [&hellip...

  • No bookings Christmas Day

    Oct 29, 13 • UncategorizedNo Comments
    No bookings Christmas Day

    Please do not book any trips that start or finish on Christmas Day. This is the only day off we have during the season. Many thanks...

  • Off the market

    Feb 6, 13 • UncategorizedNo Comments
    Off the market

    We’ve decided to do another season, health permitting, so the business and property are off the market for the time being, unless, of course, we get an offer we can’t refuse!...