Book your Waikato event today!

Fancy lunch and a relaxing river cruise through Hamilton City, A BBQ dinner onboard as you take in the last of the day's sunshine, a floating 1970s or 1980s Disco, a Floating Casino ... or simply a fun celebration of a special occasion with family and friends.

Waikato River Explorer's two charter vessels are a great option for corporate events; from product launches and client functions to staff dinners and incentive rewards.

Charter cruise options are available on request all year round with great Lunch, Dinner & BBQ menu options. We are also able to offer Good George locally brewed boutique beer by request. In conjunction with the Hamilton Gardens, we have put together some fantastic group packages including a cruise and guided tour of the gardens.

Exclusive cruise options are available on request all year round with great menu options.

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60-minute School trips

Hamilton City began on the Waikato River so there's so much to learn about ... and so much to see!

We offer several options for School groups departing at 10am with an additional sailing at 9am if there is more than one group.

Departure points can either be Hamilton Gardens, Waikato Museum or (by arrangement) Mystery Creek Events Centre.

Either combine your cruise with an educational tour of the Ag Heritage Museum at Mystery Creek Events Centre, Waikato Museum or a tour of the spectacular Hamilton Gardens. We can seat up to 49 kids and adults per trip. Full commentary is provided ... and there's tea and coffee available for purchase by the grown-ups!

Teachers & other school staff free
Adults and kids $10
** Note: This price does not include Ag Heritage Village Tours. 

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