If you have never dived before and would like to take a look at what lies beneath the surface why not do a Try-Dive.
They offer you some limited training in their pool and a dive in the ocean with one of their trained professionals. All gear and transport is provided.
"linking North and South Island"
Picton......the small seaport on the tip of the South Island and the head of Queen Charlotte Sound, sheltered by green hills and open to the sea the Harbour is the Towns lifeline. from here the Ferry connects the Mainland with the North Island ..passageway through Cook Straight, the Ferry sometimes has a rough ride, but when the weather is fine the ride is georgous. often the Dolphin's will race the Ferry, Seagulls take a advantage of a cheap meal from the Passegers.
the Marlborough Sounds can show off with 1500k of coastline, enough for any sailing enthusiast to get a rewarding holiday