If you want some more information on what to expect in Karamea try these links.
We've also added some local business links that you may find helpful.
Links to Karamea and New Zealand
The official Karamea Information Centre website. This has helpful and useful information about Karamea, the region, its history, all the activities and attractions and all the local businesses and services available.
A family owned and operated business with over 25 years aviation experience. They are well experienced in local conditions and well versed in easy transportation to, and from Kahurangi National Park and Heaphy Track. Transport options include a Cherokee 6 aircraft or Robinson R44 helicopter. Julie is available on 03 782 6111.
A smaller, independent airline with the flexibility to suit your travel plans. Golden Bay Air fly to and from Takaka, Wellington, Nelson and Karamea. Call them free on 0800 588 885 and discuss their scheduled Heaphy Track, Scenic and Charter flights.
Quality guided tramping or trekking experience for those wanting to enjoy New Zealand’s great walks. Be inspired, educated and awestruck when you trek the Heaphy Track or one of the other local walks. Call John on 03 525 7177.
We are proud to be an Official Partner of the Old Ghost Road, which is a member of the NZ Cycle Trail. This long-forgotten gold miners’ road’s being revived as a mountain biking and tramping trail. It connects the old dray road in the Lyell (Upper Buller Gorge) to the mighty Mokihinui River in the North and is 85km’s of single track adventure.
A fantastic range of single and multiday heli-rafting trips on the Karamea and Mokanui Rivers. Call them free in New Zealand on ‘0800 RIVERS’, that’s 0800 748 377.
Adventure Flights is based out of Takaka Airport in Golden Bay and they cover Heaphy Track Transfers and Connections along with incredible Scenic Flights. Flights are run ‘on demand’ and they can arrange pick-ups throughout the country.
Zatori Retreat offers accommodation options from luxury bed and breakfast suites through to shared facilities. This is the destination in Golden Bay, here you can combine adventure, revitalisation, comfort and refinement.