Sustainable Tourism

Sustainable Charter Buses

With a lack of international tourists we have been running tours for locals and also using our vehicles and drivers as charter buses for hire for private events and private tours. People are liking that they can hire a bus and driver to go wherever they want, on their time schedule and all with a […]

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Launching Domestic Tourism products

Bush and Beach is excited to be launching a range of ‘Kiwis guiding Kiwis’ day trips to help New Zealanders check out Auckland and the surrounding regions. Designed for Kiwi’s who do not have transport or prefer to let someone else do the driving, this selection of small group day trips has something for everyone. […]

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Iconic Auckland Tour Company Pivots into the Courier Trade – Press release

35 year old, multi award-winning, Zero Carbon Certified Auckland tour operator, Bush and Beach, has pivoted from guiding international visitors to Hobbiton, Piha,The Coromandel and on wine tours to delivering Auckland Council food parcels under contract to New Zealand Couriers. Managing Director, Ben Thornton, says, “Our business was 99% focussed on international tourists so with […]

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Finalist for the Qualmark 100% Pure New Zealand Experience Awards 2019

Bush and Beach and our Wilderness Experience tour has been selected as a finalist in the Qualmark 100% Pure New Zealand Experience Awards 2019. The Bush and Beach Wilderness Experience tour was selected as a finalist from over 100 registrations that were received for the awards. Qualmark General Manager Gregg Anderson says that the volume […]

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Bush and Beach sponsor Muriwai planting day

At Bush and Beach we take our clients to some amazing locations and we like to give back to communities we visit by supporting local environmental initiatives. We were thrilled when we were recently given the chance to help the The Muriwai Environmental Action Community Trust who wanted to plant an area with native flax. Bush and […]

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Bush and Beach have achieved carboNZero (Cert TM) certification.

    As part of our ongoing commitment to operating as sustainably as possible Bush and Beach have achieved carboNZero (Cert TM) certification. Bush and Beach worked with Enviro-Mark Solutions to help us accurately measure our greenhouse gas emissions and put in place strategies to manage and reduce our impacts We measured our greenhouse gas […]

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