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Address: 331 OMAHA FLATS ROAD | OMAHA CENTRE, Omaha, Matakana 0941, New Zealand
Phone Number:
+64 22 630 5705
9:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 9:00 am - 6:00 pm

Owned and run by adventure-lovers Tony and Nina, Blue Adventures has...

Owned and run by adventure-lovers Tony and Nina, Blue Adventures has recently won the New Zealand Travel Industry Awards.


Blue Adventures is a Worksafe accredited Adventure Activity Operator and the only IKO-affiliated Kite Centre in the Auckland region. Our kite surfing instructors are trained to teach using IKO's safe progressive method and our lessons are IKO certified.


At Blue Adventures we’re all about providing a personalised and exciting experience. Our dedicated IKO and ISA qualified kitesurfing and stand up paddleboarding instructors are passionate about what they do and will provide you with a safe and fun way to learn these amazing water sports. We believe in customer satisfaction and our teaching technique has proven to be extremely successful. Small groups, step-by-step instructions and our up to date equipment will ensure you progress easily and safely while learning these addictive sports! Whether you’re looking for kiteboarding, SUP or wakeboarding lessons, rentals or Naish kiteboarding and SUP gear we’ve got something for you!


Blue Adventures runs lessons in the Auckland and Matakana Coast region and our Watersports Centre is located on the water’s edge of the Omaha lagoon, a fantastic location for kitesurfing, paddleboarding and wakeboarding.

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Kiteboarding camp - completely fantastic in every way.

For the last week Lyn and I have been constantly telling all our friends what an incredible kite camp we had with you guys last weekend. We thought it was going to be great and... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

For the last week Lyn and I have been constantly telling all our friends what an incredible kite camp we had with you guys last weekend. We thought it was going to be great and it was far better than we expected – from the very first night with the amazing house, the theory session the first day followed by... More 

1 Thank Jansenwha
Auckland Region, New Zealand
2 reviews
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Reviewed March 18, 2017

Had an awesome kite surfing weekend camp with Blue Adventures, everything's been perfect: fantastic friendly, caring and knowledgeable team, modern spacious holiday house we stayed at, great equipment, heaps of fun and learnt a lot in a short space. Can recommend Blue Adventures totally for any water sports they offer! Thank you for a great weekend!

Thank Andreas D
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Reviewed November 29, 2016

I can not rate the Blue adventure kite camp enough. I loved it so much that I immediately booked in to attend their following one. Everything is great, from the beautiful house you stay in, to the delicious BBQ, to the hours and hours you get on the water. There's always a lovely bunch of people to share your kiting... More 

1 Thank Zoe M
Melbourne, Australia
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Reviewed April 9, 2016

Just 50 mins north of Auckland is Omaha beach where we spent 2.5 hours touring the Whangateau harbour. In the week prior Nina provided updates on the weather so we knew what to expect on the day. On arrival we where issued with lifejackets, a long board and a paddle. The swell was near perfect (dead flat) and our hosts... More 

Thank Stuart M
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Reviewed March 17, 2016 via mobile

Had a great time on the first day with kite... second day was without wind so we got a crack at sup and wake boarding. Staff made it just awesome. Well worth the money

Thank Irene Lisette C
South Lake Tahoe, California
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Reviewed March 3, 2016

Really great kiteboarding lessons! The instructor was amazing and thorough and setting up the lessons was super easy. Thanks to everyone at Blue Adventures!

Thank Jessica L
Auckland Region, New Zealand
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3 reviews
Reviewed February 14, 2016

This is a really fun long weekend, you can't not have a blast, I saw several of the people from the camp again yesterday and was amazed again how much all of us had improved in such a short time. I can't think of a faster way to learn than 4 days of continuous time on the water. Highly recommended!

Thank LemanquaisSimpson
Wellington, New Zealand
1 review
Reviewed February 12, 2016

I would like to thank Nina and Tony for the effort that you put in to make the weekend truly amazing!! Secondly I would like to thank the instructors (Malin, Tony and Tim) for their never ending patience, and instruction style, super friendly and ever encouraging. The kite equipment was A grade, The waking boarding and SUP was excellent (Thank... More 

Thank oakley2016
New Zealand
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Reviewed January 22, 2016

We had an awesome kite camp in Omaha, kiting 3 out of the 4 days on Snells beach, and wakeboarding and SUPing the other day. It was a great experience for all levels of kiters, 3 great instructors working with 8 of us gave plenty of one on one time. Accommodation for the camp was amazing, 5 star! BBQ night... More 

Thank Chris_Jose27
Auckland Region, New Zealand
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Reviewed December 18, 2015

Took lessons with Tony, it was awesome. First time kite boarding. Had booked Omaha, but wind was better in Pt Chev/Auckland (and much closer for us), so he offered to meet us in Point Chev instead which was very accommodating. Thanks Tony, you'll see us again :-))

Thank KarinWP

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