Event Bus Loader

Are you in charge of organising your groups next outing and wonder what there is to do around the Southland region?

At Event bus charters we offer day outings around Southland for small to large groups. 

We have created packages to suit most groups and the best part is we deal with all of the bookings for you.

If you want something we currently dont have on offer send us an inquiry and we can put together a free no obligation quote for you.

For more information or a quote based on your size group fill out the inquiry form below.

Lignite Pit Gardens

10 to 20 People: $32.00 per person

21 to 50 People: $22.00 per person

Optional Afternoon Tea: Tea/Coffee, crossiant, savoury and something sweet $10.00 per person

Tour Times: 1.00pm-4.00pm (other times available on request)

Tour Available: September to May

This small outing takes you 20 minutes out of the Invercargill City to explore 17 acres of a secret garden. Transformed from a disused mine into a tranquil garden they will be sure to impress.

Inclusions: Transport and entry into the gardens

Riverton Heritage

10 to 20 People: $58.00 per person

21 to 50 People: $40.00 per person

Tour Times: 11.00am-4.00pm (other times available on request)

Tour Available: All year round

Visiting Riverton you will take the time to visit local artist studios, cafes, vintage shops and local goods stroes. A guided tour of Te-Hikoi museum will provide engaging insights into the Maori and European settlement to the region. Moving onto the Templeton Flaxmill museum you will explore the history of the industry as well as a live demonstration of flax stripping and scutching.

Inclusions: Transport, entry into Templeton Flaxmill museum and a guided tour of Te-Hikoi museum

Deep South Bluff

10 to 20 People: $40.00 per person

21 to 50 People: $30.00 per person

Optional Afternoon Tea: Tea/Coffee, sandwich and cake  $10.00 per person

Tour Times: 12.30pm-4.30pm (other times available on request)

Tour Available: All year round

Once collected you will stop in at Awarua communications museum for a tour and short film. Explore technologies history from early telegraph and radio days through to the modern era. Leaving the museum visit Bluff to check out the panoramic views Bluff hill has on offer and of course the world famous Stirling point. Perhaps you might like to enjoy afternoon tea while taking in the sea views.

Inclusions: Transport and entry into Awarua communications museum

Gore and Gardens

10 to 20 People: $63.00 per person

21 to 50 People: $55.00 per person

Optional Afternoon Tea: Tea/Coffee, muffin and cake  $15.00 per person

Tour Times: 9.00am-5.00pm

Tour Available: Spring and Summer

A trip to Gore for a browse around the main street before visiting Mandeville heritage precinct. Famous for its aviation and railway exhibitions it will be sure to excite. If your tastebuds desire you may like to take a visit to Miss Cocoa Cafe for lunch. Travelling onto Waikaka and to Paterson Park gardens you will stroll around the 5 acres of gorgeous gardens.

Inclusions: Transport and entry into Mandeville heritage centre, entry into Paterson park gardens

Auld Distillery Tour & Tasting

15 to 20 People: $110.00 per person

21 to 50 People: $90.00 per person

Tour Times: 1.00pm-5.00pm (other times available on request)

Tour Available: All year round

Event Bus transport you to Auld Distillery on the outskirts of Otautau, Western Southland where you will experience an informative tour, discovering how the whiskey distillery process works from farm to bottle.

Platters and of a course a complimentry whiskey tasting will be provided.