Official Partners

National Partners

Oasis Central Backpackers / Kafe Friends

  • 07 315 5165
  • 30 King Street, Opotiki
Oasis Central Backpackers and Kafe Friends offer friendly accommodation and a coffee cart in one sunny central-Opotiki spot. The tree-clad location at 30 King Street, Opotiki, is run by Volker and Andrea Grindel. Cyclists regularly stay at Oasis and Kafe Friends is a popular...

Elliot Travel

  • 06 868 4129 or Freephone 0800 101 303
  • Visit website
  • 183 Gladstone Road, Gisborne, 4010
Elliott Travel is locally owned and operated, with premises in Gisborne and partnerships worldwide. We offer award-winning service for holiday and business travellers, with the latest deals and first-hand knowledge of worldwide destinations. We guarantee that your total satisfaction will be our highest priority...

The Royal Opotiki

The Royal Opotiki offers friendly, relaxed backpacker accommodation, self-contained flats, and excellent dining. The Royal is located in the centre of Opotiki. Whatever your style of cycling on the trails, let us help you have a great experience in Opotiki!

Lowes Hire & Engineering

Lowes Hire & Engineering offers a huge range of hire equipment, a massively diverse range of retail product, as well as specialist engineering services. They’re local agents for a large number of premium brands. To know more, don’t hesitate to visit or get in...

Mighty Motu Bike Tours

Mighty Motu Bike Tours operate guided tours on the beautiful section of Dunes trail (part of the Motu Trails) that runs east along the coast from the township of Opotiki. Mighty Motu’s team of guides are all eastern Bay locals who’s intimate knowledge of...


  • + 64 7 315 8700
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  • Head office: 93 Waioeka Road, Opotiki, Bay of Plenty
OPAC (Opotiki Packing and Coolstorage Ltd) are Silver Sponsors of Motu Trails. Their support assists the ongoing promotion and running of the Motu Trails. OPAC is a leader in kiwifruit packing and storage. Their head office is in Opotiki on a five hectare facility...

Whakatane Holiday Park

Whakatane Holiday Park is very central in Whakatane, but in a quiet location. You’re a minute’s walk from the Warren Cole Walk & Cycleway, which runs along the Whakatane River. You can walk or ride a kilometre along the Walk & Cycleway to Whakatane...


  • Childers Road, Gisborne - Main entrance is from Gladstone Road.
In Gisborne, this is the place to restock your food supplies! Gisborne PAK’nSAVE are proud to support Motu Trails as an official partner business. So whether you’re a local or a visitor, shopping at PAK’nSAVE helps keep your wheels rolling. PAK’nSAVE is in the...

Driftsand Boutique Accommodation

Ride, rest, relax… Driftsand Boutique Accommodation is the perfect location to mix adventure with relaxation. Whether you’re heading for a big day on the Motu Trails, some easy cycling on the Dunes Trail or around Ohope, or even no riding at all, Driftsand is...

Eastwoodhill Arboretum

  • + 64 6 863 9003
  • Visit website
  • Eastwoodhill Arboretum, National Arboretum of New Zealand 2392 Wharekopae Road, RD2 Ngatapa Gisborne New Zealand
Eastwoodhill Arboretum is the National Arboretum of New Zealand. It’s right by the Rere Falls Trail and makes a brilliant visit or stay. The arboretum is on Wharekopae Road, about 35km from Gisborne. This pretty road is part of the Rere Falls Trail, a...

Thanks to the NZCT's National Partners provide services relating to cycling and cycle tourism on a nationwide basis.

To become an Official Partner they must meet certain cycle-friendly standards set by the NZCT.

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