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Tree Planting on Quail Island

On a stunning, sunny winter’s day in Ōtautahi (Christchurch), Black Cat hosted a group of delegates from the TECNZ (Tourism Export Council) 2019 Conference over on Quail Island for a day of native tree planting. This group of keen gardeners assisted the Quail Island Restoration Trust by planting 100 trees and had a fantastic day […]

2019 Quail Island Easter Egg Hunt

Quail Island Easter Egg Hunt

Our annual Easter Egg Hunt hosted on beautiful Quail Island is back once again! Take the family or gather up some friends this Easter for a fun-filled day on Quail Island. Search the island for coloured tokens and exchange for scrumptious Easter eggs*.  On your journey discover along the way old shipwrecks, cheeky native birds, […]

Teddy Bear’s Picnic on Quail Island

plunket picnic quail island

Quail Island Fun Bring your very best teds and join us at the inaugural Plunket Teddy Bear’s Picnic on Quail Island! We are proud to support Plunket and the amazing work and services they provide for mum’s, babies and families in New Zealand. When? Black Cat Cruises have donated a special charter departing from Lyttelton […]