Tarata’s Tree House
Our Tree House has amazing views of the Rangitikei River complete with waterfall. The Treehouse can be booked in three different Units or as a whole. Enjoy a spa on the edge and see the Rangitikei in the moonlight.
Perfect for a larger group easily sleeping 10 with a fold out bed for extras and a portacot. Laundry facilities.
Tarata Fishaway Lodge Price List
Our prices include a continental breakfast.
$120-$250.00 double per night depending on your choice of accommodation.
Fully self contained
2 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, spa bath and spa pool,
Perfect for a Romantic Honeymoon
$280 - $300 double per night.
$350 per night (3-4 guests)
$680 1 angler
$840 2 anglers - share guide, share price
Multi Day Rafting & Fishing camp out
$680 1 angler per day
$840 per day for 2 anglers per day
Plus accommodation and meals (same as if you are staying at Tarata)
We Provide all Camping provisions.
Licences and flies available from Tarata Fishaway.
$1000 to $1800 Helicopter extra depending on destination
1 night, 2 days on the river
Ring or email for a Quote to suit your family.
We Include all camping gear and camp tucker
Scenic Rafting/Mini Rafting
per person, picnic lunch included.
$80 Children under 12 yrs
(min. trip $340.00)
Fully self contained, Beautiful private spa pool overlooking the Rangitikei River
$220 to $270 Double per night
$340 to $340 for 3-4 people
$800.00 for up to 12 people
$40.00 Children under 12 yrs
Babies under 4 yrs - Free
$60 p/p 3 course evening meals
$25.00 p/p Lunch
$25 p/p Cooked breakfast
(Bacon and eggs)
Children under 12 years are half price.
Airport Shuttle (return)
$360 Palmerston North Airport
1 to 4 passengers, share price
Looking for something a bit more adventurous? Rafting through gentlegrade 1 & 2 rapids - Feels like grade 3 in the Mini Rafts. With crystal clear waters, vertical gorges and unbelievable scenery of the Rangitikei River.
Rafting under the Bungy bridge visit a secret waterfall.
Stop for Picnic lunch and swim and go through scenes from the movie Lord of the Rings.
Our trips are on different sections of river depending on River Conditions and times.
Scenic Trip through Lord of the Rings Scene - 3-4 hours
Wet and Wild, a great trip with lots of waves and splashes - 2-3
Suitable for all ages, we supply all safety gear needed and will cater for all abilities
Scenic Rafting Tour
Departing from Tarata, rafting through gentle rapids, crystal clear waters, vertical gorges and unbelievable scenery of the Rangitikei River. Rafting under the Bungy bridge visit a secret waterfall. Stop for Picnic lunch and swim. Float quietly through Middle Earth, scenes from the movie Lord of the Rings. The Video says it all. Suitable for all ages.
Family Camp Out
Departing from Tarata, rafting through gentle rapids and the crystal clear waters of the Rangitikei River.
Your adventure will take you under the Bungy bridge, Fancy a jump?
Secret waterfalls and unbelievable scenery.
Float quietly through Middle Earth, scenes from the movie Lord of the Rings.
Stop for lots of swims and a picnic lunch.
Raft to your camp site.
All camping gear and bush tucker provided.
Lots for the whole family to enjoy. We are always looking for help to collect the eggs, feed the chickens, pigs, deer, goats,dogs & puppies, rabbit, possums, sheep and turtles. Plus any extras especially in spring when we are bottle feeding the orphan lambs.
4 Wheel Drive Tour
Spot light safari
Clay bird shooting
"Magic carpet" rides
Other Activities close by that we can arrange
Stephen and Trudi Mattock
925 Mokai Road
Taihape, New Zealand
Tel 06388 0354
Mobile 027 227 4986
Mobile 027 279 7037
Turn off State Highway 1, 6kms south of Taihape at the Mokai Gravity Canyon sign.
Turn left at crossroads following the Tarata signs.
We are 6km past the Mokai Bridge (the old bungy site) 925 Mokai Road. (Tarata Lodge on mail box.