lobster tourcheck lobster pots as you traverse the scenic abel tasman coastline. located at the north west corner of the south island, abel tasman park is renowned for its golden sand beaches, sculptured granite cliffs, and abounding wildlife. along the way you may see seals, dolphins, blue penguins and view fantastic scenery. this 3 hr trip will have your appetite ready for a plentiful lobster dinner at end of day with all the fixings. these lobster can get up to 10lbs plus and there are often sharks and eels in pots that are fun for viewing before we release them. don’t forget your camera for all these great photo opportunities! horseback riding we have horses available for treks through pristine native bush and river flats in the haupiri valley. a terrific adventure for friends and family. this is a great bonus for the non-hunter with breathtaking views and photo opportunities, experienced guides and stunning scenery. everything for a great trip! "special rates for locals and family groups – price on application" scenic flights in new zealand on a clear day the magnificence of this rugged and untamed country can only truly be appreciated from the air. air west coast, our choice of scenic airlines, offers a unique experience. take the famous mt cook and the impressive fox & franz josef glaciers, and include a milford sound adventure. also a launch trip on the fjord. shantytown located only 10 km south of greymouth, shantytown is where new zealand retells the inspirational stories of the hardy, treasure seeking immigrants who battled through the harsh conditions of the most challenging of the 19th century's great gold rushes to become west coasters. a new breed of new zealander who brought an invigorated pulse to the heart of the nation; a pulse that beats loudly in the character of today’s new zealander. wonderful true stories and engaging, interactive activities make shantytown one of new zealand’s premier cultural and heritage experiences. the perfect location to be both an observer and a participant in the history that helped form the heart of the nation. shantytown is open every day from 8.30 am to 5.00 pm. swing bridge on the way to the lobster tour we make a stop at the longest swing bridge in new zealand. this is a fun stop for the adventurous, with a flying fox swing over the gorge. great scenery and walks.