Something for everyone! Choose from family-oriented activity options:
Boat Cruise to Lochmara
Marine mammal and sea birds (little blue penguins) viewing enroute
Free use of the kayaks and stand-up paddle boards
Safe swimming beach with play equipment
See the native Kakariki's, pigs and chickens being fed
Explore Lochmaras 11 acres of art and nature trails
Cafe provides a range of food and childrens menu is available.
Book your departure from Lochmara at 2.45pm or 5.00pm. Other times may apply and will show when making a booking.
Lochmara is not a picnic destination.
Autumn Family of 5 (2+3) $150.00 Family of 4 (2+2) $125.00 . Children 5-15 years. Preschoolers free of charge
Add on Activity
Underwater Observatory. Join our fully guided tours of approx 40 minutes aboard the Underwater Observatory where you will be well informed and entertained by our passionate fully qualified guides. Includes stingray feeding and seaside touch tank. $20 per person. $10 per child. Family group 2A + up to 3 children $60.00.
Observatory tour times 12.50pm and 2.45pm. Subject to availability.
Can be booked online as an add-on when you book your day trip.
Lochmara Lodge Marlborough Sounds
Lodge, Wildlife Recovery & Arts Center
Join us for a few nights stay, a day, a meal, or a longer stay and you’ll soon realise "Once Discovered... Never Forgotten"