Gannet Beach Adventures

475 Clifton Road, Clifton, Hastings District, Hawke's Bay

Gannet Beach Adventures has a long history of providing tours on a spectacular stretch of the Hawke’s Bay coastline, on vintage tractors & trailers to the world's largest mainland gannet colony at Cape Kidnappers.

With 20,000+ birds at peak time, the colonies are always abuzz with activity. Get up close and personal with these incredible birds - watch them soar gracefully, greet and preen each other, and marvel at the beautiful markings of one of the most stunning seabirds on the planet.

But we are not just about the birds! The fascinating geological features of the area will amaze both young & old ... see ancient fossils, view earthquake faultlines and breathtaking gullies - you don't have to be a geologist to enjoy this!

Come and walk the sands of Cape Kidnappers with us!

Tour Information

Tour Information...

Tours Provided

  • Historical
  • Scenic


To book, please: give us a call , send us an email


200 people

Tour Duration

4 Hours

Est. Age Range

Suitable for all ages

We Welcome

  • We are accessible to wheelchairs.
  • Families with children are welcome.

Fitness Level

- Easy

- Intermediate

Please Bring

Warm clothes, water, snacks, sunhat, sunscreen and wear comfortable walking shoes.

Take a look...

We are open from 2nd October 2017 - 30th April 2018.

As we are tide dependent, daily departure times vary - to check out our departure schedule click here.

To book a tour, click here.

Bookings are essential.