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The Mail has been delivered by boat for over 150 years in the Queen Charlotte Sounds, we are the only official licensed New Zealand Post Rural Delivery Service by water in the Queen Charlotte Sound making this a truly unique tour!

Come along on the Mail Boat Cruise and share the excitement of Mail Day as the skipper delivers the Rural post bags, groceries and freight to the residents that call the Queen Charlotte Sound waterways home.

If time allows the Mail Boat Cruise will take a short stop at one of the brilliant locations within the Queen Charlotte waterways, you route will shown upon check in.

Available to purchase for $6 in the office before you depart are Beachcomber Cruises keep cups, we no longer use single use cups on board our vessels due the huge environmental impact. Upon purchase of a Beachcomber Cruises keep cup guests can enjoy tea and coffee onboard for the duration of the tour.

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Important info

Infants and small children can ride in a pram or stroller. Service animals allowed. Specialized infant seats are available. Suitable for all physical fitness levels. Guests are welcome to bring their own food and drinks to consume on board. Closed-toe walking shoes suitable for walking are recommended. Not accessible for motorized wheelchairs. Please Note: The stop at Ship Cove only occurs during Summer months of 1st Oct to 30th April. We are not able to pick up / drop off at the Cruise Ship Terminal - you must make your way to our booking office. Please note that this tour departs sharply on schedule at 1:30pm

What's included
Commentary on board. Restroom on board
What's not included
Food. Hotel pickup and drop-off
Cancellation Policy
can-cancel You can cancel your tour until a day in advance
Beachcomber Cruises
Meeting Point

Please meet us at the Beachcomber Cruises Office on the waterfront - the Corner of Wellington Street and London Quay, we are a black building with Blue Signage.