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Enjoy the most exclusive and luxurious experience that Waiheke Island has to offer. Motor across the beautiful Hauraki Gulf arriving at the secluded and exclusive eastern end of Waiheke Island, anchoring in a private bay at Man O’ War Vineyard. Enjoy an overnight stay on board our luxury catamaran followed by a full day on Waiheke Island with a private guide. Experience exclusive access to the coastal Man O’ War Farm, a 4,500-acre private working farm – one of New Zealand’s finest coastal properties.


 You will arrive to a glass of bubbles on Moondance and depart from the Viaduct Harbour in the late afternoon. Motoring across the Hauraki Gulf, you will be arriving at the eastern end of Waiheke for a sunset dinner, prepared by your onboard private chef.

Stay overnight on Moondance. Moondance features a contemporary interior that flows throughout the vessel. Enjoy the two well-appointed double state-rooms with dedicated en-suites. Relax in a Jacuzzi on the top deck and enjoy a sundowner at the bar.

Wake to breakfast in the aft cockpit while taking in the expansive views across to the island. Perhaps take a morning swim.

Tender off Moondance to Waiheke Island where you’ll be greeted by your private Hōpara guide and be escorted to your privately appointed vehicle, a Mercedes Benz GLS SUV.

Explore the rural eastern end of Waiheke Island, with exclusive Hōpara access to the private 4,500-acre Man O’ War Farm. Taste their exceptional wines at their private vineyard blocks. Taste their award-winning olive oil within the grove, accompanied by a picnic platter

Enjoy a 3-course lunch with per course paired wines at the exceptional Tantalus Estate. 

Depart Waiheke late afternoon on Moondance enjoying a leisurely motor back to Auckland,  and late arvo on the deck before arrival.

Experience is inclusive of;

Chef, Captain, Hostess/Deckhand

Champagne on arrival

NZ craft beer and imported beer

A selection of hand picked wines

A three-course chef-prepared dining on board

A chef prepared breakfast

Exclusive access to Man O’ War Farm

Private guide and exclusive use of GLS 2018 Mercedes Benz

A picnic brunch, Wine tasting at Man O’ War Wines, Olive tasting at Man O’ War Olive

3-course late lunch at Tantalus Estate 

Canapés on return to berth

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“The day was perfect, our clients were incredibly impressed and loved every second of it! The boat was perfect, couldn’t have sent the year off in a more stylish way!” Dan Watkins  · Company Director  

Dan Watkins  · Company Director

“Jennie and Mark provide an outstanding service on their beautiful boat Moondance. We hired the boat for three days in May 2018 while we had some family visiting from America, 6 adults in total. While the weather wasn’t the greatest Marks knowledge of the Hauraki Gulf was invaluable to ensure our comfort out of the rough sea and swells. We still managed to cover … Read More Michelle Hill

Michelle Hill

“Thank you both for the part you played in delivering a truly world-class experience for our clients. The international quality of Moondance accompanied by your passion for boating, attention to detail, flexibility and genuine interest in people manifests itself to the best of on water experiences.”   Kindest regards, Mark Everard – Adrenalin Group Ltd  

Mark Everard

“As a brand that champions the beauty of style, Peroni was looking for a luxury yacht that embodied our core brand values. Moondance was the perfect setting for us to host our guests as we sailed around the Waitemata Harbour, where we enjoyed refreshing Peroni in the various spaces which provided comfort and style for everyone.” Admir Mullaaliu – Brand Ambassador, Peroni Nastro Azzurro … Read More Peroni


“Moondance was the perfect boat for our client Peroni Nastro Azzurro event where they celebrated Vita al Marie (Life By The Sea). We loved how accommodating Moondance crew are, making for an exceptional experience for the guest onboard and a happy client.” Scott Woolright – Event Managing Director, Only Events

Scott Woolright