Moving around Hokianga
During festival hours courtesy vans will be at venues for badgeholders convenience.
Apart from our Courtesy Vans and the Passenger & Vehicle Ferry operating between Rawene and Kohukohu, you will need to have your own transport to get around.
Kohukohu Hotel- courtesy van/s will transport from the Ferry to the Hotel -5km and back to Ferry
Ferry - Per Passenger $4.00 return,
Per Vehicle $14.00 return.
You can buy concession tickets for cars & passengers travelling in groups
See the Ferry Fares for concessions and the Ferry Timetable for travel times.
Courtesy Vans operate between all venues during Festival Hours
Thanks to FNDC for Sponsoring our Special Ferries
Travel Times between Venues
The seven Festival venues are located in Waimamaku, Omapere, Opononi, Rawene and Kohukohu with a Ferry crossing from Rawene across the Harbour to the Landing then on to Kohukohu.
Travel times as follows:
Omapere to Opononi - 3.5kms takes 4 minutes driving
Opononi to Rawene - 20.3kms takes 17mins driving
Rawene to Kohukohu - 7 kms including Ferry crossing
Omapere to Waimamaku - 10kms approx 5 min drive
While travel between venues may seem a distance remember its not always about the destination, enjoy the quiet, the scenery and the views, and the ride.
Need to Know - There are two Eft Pos machines in Hokianga, and there will be a lot of people in town wanting cash. Be sure to bring cash with you.