happy chaddy's charters

Happy Chaddy has a lot to say, with many tales to tell along the way. He could keep you there most of the day, it depends on how long you want to stay..

You could catch a fish or two, It's really up to you.

We'll do anything to make you smile

Weddings, Anniversaries, Champagne Cruises, Free Museum, Loved ones ashes spread at sea, Evening Cruises etc. Group rough weather alternative. Interest Tour by arrangement.

Chaddy's Liverpool Class C lifeboat. Visit the seals, learn the history of the area and catch a fish along the way. All on Chaddy's one hour cruise.

island tours

All tickets purchased at Chaddy's Boat Shed. Ocean View Parade, New Plymouth, before departure.

island cruises

  • Adults $40.00
  • Children $15.00 (ages 12 and under)
  • Preschool $5.00

School Group Bookings (Special price by arrangement)

  • Schools
  • Bus Tours

Gift Vouchers Available

other activities

  • Paddle Boarding
  • Kayak Hire
    $15.00/hr (single)
    $30.00/hr (double)
  • Bike Hire
    Bike with child seats available


Safety Management Systems

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for bookings telephone:

chaddy's boat shed

(06) 758 9133

or fax (06) 759 9095

David Chadfield • PO Box 6086 • New Plymouth
Taranaki • New Zealand


Highly Commended - Taranaki Business Awards 2002

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