Matiu-Somes Island Day Trip


Tuesday, 20 November 2018, 11:30 am - 3:45 pm

Tuesday 20 November 2018

We invite our clients to join us for a beautiful day at the predator-free haven of Matiu Somes Island. Included is a guided tour of the tracks and history of the island by Terese McLeod.

We will meet at Queens Wharf, Wellington

11.30am – Meet at Queens Wharf.  Informal Introductions

11.45am – Board the East by West Ferry.

12pm – Ferry departs for Somes Island

12.20pm – 3.25pm  Welcome to the island.  Tour of Somes Island and Picnic lunch

3.45pm: Arrive back at Queens Wharf

With: Jo Hagele, Terese McLeod, Matiu Somes Island staff member.

The ferry company has kindly given Blind Foundation members a subsidised rate of $13 for the return trip.

Please bring:
Comfortable walking shoes, water bottle, waterproof coat, polyprop jersey, hat, sunscreen, money for the ferry packed lunch and snacks.

Please note this trip is weather permitting.

Ten spaces are available. If there is high demand, we will look at running a second trip.

Please RSVP by 16 November to Mary Fisher on 027 808 3803  or



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Queens Wharf, Wellington
Queens Wharf, Wellington