Travel Advisory – Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Latest update: Tuesday 22 September

Passenger and vehicle ferry services are operating under Alert Level 1.

Ferry Travel

  • We encourage ferry passengers to continue using the Covid contract tracing app or complete the contract tracing register on board
  • There is no requirement to wear a face mask when travelling on our ferries, but we actively encourage it
  • Practice good hygiene all the time: wash your hands often, sneeze or cough into your elbow and do not travel if you are sick or have any of the following flu-like symptoms: a cough, high temperature of at least 38c, shortness of breath, sore throat, sneezing and runny nose or a temporary loss of smell. For more information see  

Passenger Ferry Services

The Bay Belle passenger ferry is operating on its winter timetable from 7am - 9pm daily.

Vehicle Ferry Services

Opua - Okiato vehicle ferry services are operating on their usual schedule from 6am - 10pm daily.

Hokianga Vehicle Ferry Services

The Hokianga vehicle ferry is operating on its usual schedule from 7am - 8pm daily.

Hole in the Rock Cruises

Hole in the Rock cruises are operating twice a day every Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday. 

Cape Reinga 

Tours to Cape Reinga and Ninety Mile Beach will resume from 26th September. 

Thank you for your support and understanding.

The Fullers GreatSights team