Why Waiheke

Waiheke Island - the perfect destination

As Waiheke's leading conference, event, and activities organisers we bring the best of Waiheke to you. Let us share the attractions, destinations, discoveries, and unique experiences of one of the world’s most Idyllic off-shore islands, our Waiheke, with you.

Only 35 minutes across the water from Downtown Auckland

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Perfect Inspiration

Incredible conferences start with incredible venues and Waiheke Island is home to a range of unique locations. Choose from private luxury and clifftop homes, vineyard meeting spaces nestled amongst the vines, bayview settings overlooking the Hauraki Gulf, and all-inclusive resorts and lodges. If you are after a large space and would like to setup in your own style, then our wonderful community halls are a great option. We can find you the perfect place, catering to small and large-scale conferences of 10 – 250 delegates. Perfect planning, impeccable presentation, and flawless delivery, the perfect recipe for a truly unique and inspirational conference, meeting, or incentive trip.

Perfect Timing

Getting to and traveling around Waiheke could not be easier. There are plenty of ways to travel including regular passenger and car ferries departing half hourly, luxury yachts, private charters, helicopters, scenic flights, and seaplanes. There are group coaches seating up to 50 people, public buses that meet every ferry, private shuttles, and taxi services or rent a private car, classic cars, vans, mopeds or e-bikes…you could even discover the island on foot! With us organising everything for you, getting to Waiheke and exploring its sights and delights, is as effortless and enjoyable as being there.

Perfect Temptation

Give in to the allure of Waiheke’s world-class restaurants, boutique vineyards, and unique dining options and judge for yourself the delights of its award-winning wines, olive oils, and artisan foods. Enjoy breath-taking views across the Hauraki Gulf, picturesque vineyard settings nestled amongst the vines, or absolute beachfront dining on one of the world’s most idyllic islands. Savour a world of flavours and enjoy culinary delights from all around the globe in relaxed settings through to fine dining. We will connect with the perfect local suppliers to cater and create an unforgettable dining experience.

Perfect Escape

Stunning accommodation options set in incredible locations whether it is for a team escape, cosy home away from home, a wild Waiheke weekend, or languishing in luxury, we know just the perfect place! Choose from serviced apartments, boutique hotels, holiday houses, affordable motels, all-inclusive resorts, and lodges to luxury accommodation. With so much to do and see on Waiheke, make your trip last a little longer and stay with us on our beautiful island.

Perfect Adventure

Waiheke is the ultimate destination to discover with so much to do and see. It is easy to see why our island is considered the jewel in the Hauraki Gulf’s crown and proud to have been voted one of the “5 Top Destinations to Visit in the World” by Lonely Planet. There is something for everyone including native bird and wildlife, beaches, coastal walks, mountain bike trails, arts and culture, over 30 vineyards, breweries, artisan food, world-class golf course, vibrant shopping hub and so much more. We would love to share the amazing attractions, discoveries, and destinations guaranteed to thrill and excite you.

Perfect Activities

Waiheke is now voted as “Auckland’s Best Day Out” and there is just so much to see and do in one day! Whether it is for fun, relaxation, team building, or seeking a competitive edge, we offer truly unique activities and that will leave you with an unforgettable experience. Enjoy group activities perfect for 10 – 350 people like archery, amazing race style of events, laser claybird shooting, ziplining, guided nature walks, team challenges, botanical distillery experiences, kayaking, barefoot bowling, Segway games, sausage making, wine tastings, and so much more. In short, we plan and provide, and you have fun and play!

Let's get planning

Ready to escape to Waiheke Island? Simply share a few details about your event requirements and we will be in touch (usually within 12 hours) with a proposal quote outlining our recommendations and different options to consider.

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info@destinationwaiheke.co.nz +64 275 479 114 P.O Box 581, Oneroa, Waiheke Island 1081