Tag: Surfari

Spotguide: Lake Tekapo Lake Tekapo New Zealand

Spotguide: Lake Tekapo

Lake Tekapo, the Northern-most lake of our Canterbury Lakes Discovery Trip, offers fantastic scenic views – a landscape right out of Lord of the Rings. We give you the run down on what you can expect here. Geography of Lake Tekapo: Lake Tekapo is about 3 hours drive south-west of Christchurch and 45 minutes from […]

Water Nomads Surfari – The Ultimate Adventure Water Nomads Surfari Trip guests pose in front of Lake Pukaki and Aoraki Mt Cook

Water Nomads Surfari – The Ultimate Adventure

Close your eyes and imagine your ideal windsurfing or foiling trip. It’s probably not a sweaty tour bus, a guide herding you around, a school camp, or a wild party. Our Water Nomads Surfari Trips offer a completely different experience that caters to your passion for the sport and your sense of adventure. Our Surfari Trips are designed for a small group of intermediate to advanced windsurfers and foilers, ranging from six to ten individuals who share your enthusiasm for living life on the water.

Spotguide: Lake Pukaki Wingfoiling on Lake Pukaki, New Zealand

Spotguide: Lake Pukaki

Lake Pukaki is always a favourite during our Canterbury Lakes Discovery Trip. Everyone is keen to get that money shot! Fair enough, as the scenery is hard to match. New Zealand’s highest mountain Aoraki Mount Cook and several other snow capped mountains are towering at the Northern end of the lake. We give you the […]

Spotguide: Introduction Canterbury Lakes Canterbury Lakes Discovery Trip - Lake Pukaki, Aoraki Mount Cook

Spotguide: Introduction Canterbury Lakes

Imagine sailing here! This dream can come true. Each year in summer (January and February) we run a few Surfari Trips in South Canterbury, our Canterbury Lakes Discovery Trip. Based in Twizel, in beautiful McKenzie Country, we have a good variety of lakes to chose from, depending on the wind direction and weather conditions. We […]

Ying and Yang – July Northland Surfaris 2023 Windsurfer and Wingfoiler in Northland New Zealand

Ying and Yang – July Northland Surfaris 2023

Our two Surfaris to Northland in July couldn’t have been much more different from each other. They were only one week apart, but had a completely different character. Whereas one was 4 days of Groundhog-Day, the other one showed a few different facets of the Far North. Northland Matariki Surfari Trip For our Matariki Surfari […]

Canterbury Lakes Discovery Trip – What a blast! Windsurfing and winging Lake Ohau

Canterbury Lakes Discovery Trip – What a blast!

We just finished our inaugural Canterbury Lakes Discovery Trip. And all I can say is “Wow, it’s been an amazing week!” There is always a fair bit of nervousness before a Surfari Trip, especially a Surfari to a new destination. Is everything going as planned? Caterer, rental van and trailer, accommodation,…..? Will we be able […]

5 Years Water Nomads

5 Years Water Nomads

Wow, what a journey it’s been! 5 years ago on a hot and muggy February day in Auckland, the idea of Water Nomads started to take shape. Since then, we came a long way. And we learned a lot about running a business. The initial idea was to close the gap of performance windsurfing gear […]