There are a range of activities available on Aotea. We show below some of the bookable ones you may wish to choose from.

Good Heavens’ Dark Sky Experience

Aotea Dark Sky Sanctuary,  - Photo by Carmen Bird
Photo by Carmen Bird

Our off-grid Dark Sky Sanctuary is a great place for stargazing. Good Heavens’ friendly local guides entertain you with interesting facts and fascinating stories of this magical night-time world.

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Discover our place in the universe, while looking up and getting lost in the stars. Private and group experiences available. More info and bookings here.

Star Treks

Your next unforgettable journey…

Learn from your knowledgeable guide about New Zealand flora and fauna. Be entertained by our island’s past and present, characters and stories. Engage with enthusiastic locals living off grid on this remote island paradise.


Join us at Star Treks for a memorable adventure on Aotea, Great Barrier Island. Local guides lead you on an intimate journey on one of our thoughtfully crafted daylight or twilight treks.

For more information go HERE

Ride on Crazy Horse trike

Take a blast or a sightseeing tour on the fantastic Crazyhorse trike

Crazyhorse Trike Tours - Hooked on Barrier

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