The management, executive and members gratefully acknowledge the support of the following sponsors:


Ph: 06 538 4022   info@dempseybuses.co.nz

Dempsey Buses is based in Raetihi on the Central Plateau of the North Island 10 km west of Ohakune and at the gateway to both the Whanganui and Tongariro National Parks.

We offer the most comprehensive transport service in the district including the world famous Tongariro Crossing whether you are a local or just visiting the area.

Charter: We have a large range of buses available for charter from 8-12seat minibuses through to 48 seat omnibuses these include several 4×4 buses and mini buses. Contact us for a competitive quote.

Rentals: We have several mini-buses available for hire however we do not offer one-way hires.


Ph: 06 385 3157    Mobile: 021 287 6699    Email:  info@snowywaterslodge.co.nz
58 Ward Street, Raetihi, New Zealand

 On the doorstep of Tongariro & Whanganui National Parks, Snowy Waters Lodge is set within 5 acres of parklike grounds near:

– 10 rooms sleeps 30 guests $1150 per night

VILLA – 4 rooms sleeps 10 guests $400 per night

Double/twin – $80 Triple – $115 Quad $140

Double ensuite $120 Family room $140

The Tongariro Alpine Crossing & Northern Circuit

Whanganui River Jet Boat Tours to the Bridge to Nowhere

Mountains to Sea Cycle Trail & other great rides

Whanganui River Canoe Journey

Turoa & Whakapapa Ski Area

“Snowy Waters Lodge is the perfect venue for getting family, friends or staff together for a birthday, reunion or social club function.” Accommodation, kitchens, lounges, bathrooms and entertainment all situated in one great location. Exclusive venue hire is available for groups of up to 40 people.

Bright Chainsaws & Engineering

17 Seddon Street, Raetihi 4632.   Ph: 06-385 4146


Professional equipment for every occasion

See the team at Bright Chainsaws & Engineering