Abel Tasman & Volunteer Planting

From $1243 TWIN SHARE

  • 2 People
  • 1 Bedrooms
  • 1 Bathrooms

It’s time to recharge your soul at Kaiteriteri, explore the world-famous Abel Tasman national park, and get your hands dirty by volunteering to plant native plants & trees in Kaiteriteri Recreation Reserve. 

The two-night package is designed for two people in our superior apartment overlooking the stunning Kaiteriteri beach.

Spend a day enjoying beautiful Kaiteriteri and a return boat trip to the world-famous Abel Tasman National Park. After a good night's sleep, enjoy breakfast before joining our Park Manager for a morning of voluntary planting New Zealand native plants & trees in Kaiteriteri Recreation Reserve, as part of our regenerative forestry program to replace exotic species with natives throughout the 242-hectare Reserve. 

You'll be welcomed with a food platter and bottle of wine as well be given a picnic hamper to take with your on your journey into the Abel Tasman.

This is a truly unique voluntary experience, to learn more about our local fauna and wildlife, and an opportunity to leave a positive footprint from your stay in the Nelson Tasman region.  


  • 2 night’s accommodation in premium apartment
  • Plant New Zealand native plants and trees in the 242-hectare Kaiteriteri Recreation Reserve.
  • Taste of Tasman arrival platter – a selection of cured meats, cheeses and delights from our region and a bottle of local Sauvignon Blanc or Pinot Noir.
  • Breakfast each morning at Waterfront Restaurant – your choice of hot or cold breakfast from our seasonal breakfast menu, and either a hot drink or juice
  • Taste of Tasman picnic hamper – a selection of cured meats, cheeses and delights from our region and a bottle of local Sauvignon Blanc or Pinot Noir.
  • Boat transfer to the Abel Tasman National Park - return boat trip from Kaiteriteri Beach to Anchorage. Times may vary throughout the year.

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There isn’t a single amazing thing about Kaiteriteri. There are about ten zillion. So start figuring out what to put at the top of your list.


Stay Self contained or open plan cabins? Beach views or park views? We have different options available to suit your needs and budgets. The choice is all yours Kaiteriteri.


Our Restaurant, Takeaway and On the Spot store are owned and operated by Kaiteriteri Recreation Reserve, and the profits used to protect the natural beauty and soul of the reserve for everyone to enjoy.