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EAT NZ’S BEST PIE

at this outstanding Tauranga bakery

NAMASTE UNDER THE SEA

Stretch out in a yoga class surrounded by serene sea creatures at SEA LIFE Kelly Tarlton’s Aquarium, Auckland on Sunday 25 August

ON-SITE GREENSTONE CARVING AT AUCKLAND AIRPORT

Mountain Jade have recently introduced an in-store carving bench at the front of their Auckland Airport store

Discover Waitomo has announced a ban on single-use plastics by 2021

A top North Island tourist hot spot has committed to

TOURIST BUSINESSES FUND WHALE AND DOLPHIN RESEARCH

Tourist operators funded $100,000 of research in the Hauraki Gulf

TAUPO SKYDIVING

Skydiving over Lake Taupō is quite simply awe-inspiring.

JET BOATING IN TAUPO

Race through stunning New Zealand scenery at dizzying speeds while bracing yourself for the 360 spins.
What's Hot/New

NEW LOOK FOR SHOTOVER JET

Queenstown’s Shotover Jet unveiled an innovative new look for its fleet

CATCH SOME BIG AIR IN ROTORUA

Does downhill ball rolling sound fun to you? If so, OGO Rotorua is the place for you.

NEW BASE IN TEKAPO

There’s a brand new YHA hostel opening this year.
Quick Guide

IMMIGRATION - What you need to know...

Aotearoa seems like a dream location to call home.

BUY IT, BAG IT, WEAR IT Shop your heart out in New Zealand

From international to Kiwi fashion, souvenirs to collectables, find all the wares and trinkets that you desire.

HOW TO BE A GOOD ECO-TOURIST

It’s important that everyone protects this special environment

OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES OVERVIEW

New Zealand’s magnificent natural environment offers an unsurpassed experience
Entertainment

AUCKLAND CULTURE SNAPSHOT

Galleries, museums, theatre and music ...

WHAT’S ON OFFER AT SKYCITY

SKYCITY Auckland is a bustling place, with food, attractions, entertainment ...

REVERENT MOUNTAIN DISCOVERIES

Discover the sacred maunga (mountain) Hikurangi in Gisborne. ...

ONE MAN’S TREASURES

Get to know one of NZ's most recognised maritime identities ...
Transport

ON THE WATER AUCKLAND

Great options to see 'The City of Sails' by water ...

GETTING AROUND AUCKLAND

Getting around Auckland is faster, easier and cheaper with HOP ...

TRANSPORT IN NEW ZEALAND

New Zealand is famous for its spectacular scenery ...
Food & Drink

THE COFFEE CLUB’S SWEETEST FUNDRAISER OF THE YEAR IS HERE… SPCA CUPCAKE DAY 2019!

Head to The Coffee Club and grab yourself a cupcake between Monday 29 July & Monday 5 August 2019. ...

DON’T GO HUNGRY... Try one of The Coffee Club’s New Menu meals!

Available in all 63 cafés throughout New Zealand ...

AUCKLAND'S MARKET DAYS

In the central city there are two Farmers Markets: the ...

NEW WORLD SUPERMARKETS

If you’re wondering where to go for groceries ...
Insider Tips

Norcombe Barker

From Larnach Castle, Otago

Alyssa Berimballi

Aquarist at Sea Life Kelly Tarlton’s Auckland

Jo Austin

from Skydive Auckland

Lou Baddiley

From Whakarewarewa, The Living Māori Village
Conservation

Discover Waitomo has announced a ban on single-use plastics by 2021

A top North Island tourist hot spot has committed to ...

TOURIST BUSINESSES FUND WHALE AND DOLPHIN RESEARCH

Tourist operators funded $100,000 of research in the Hauraki Gulf ...

MAKE A DIFFERENCE

Support conservation-conscious tourism operators during your visit ...

HOW TO BE A GOOD ECO-TOURIST

It’s important that everyone protects this special environment ...
Hot Pools & Snow

NEW HIGHS IN THE SOUTH

An exciting tour that’ll bring your trip up a notch ...

WHAT'S HOT IN GREAT LAKE TAUPO THIS WINTER

New Zealand’s coolest lakeside winter resort town ...

MT RUAPEHU - HOME OF THE SKY WAKA

Breathtaking Mt Ruapehu is an active volcano with awe-inspiring views ...

SOAK IN A SPA

Soak in one of NZ’s many relaxing spas! ...
Adrenaline

JET BOATING IN TAUPO

Race through stunning New Zealand scenery at dizzying speeds while bracing yourself for the 360 spins. ...

CLIFFHANGER - EXTREME SWING ACROSS THE WAIKATO

Perfect for those challenged by the idea of leaping from a platform head-first ...

NEW LOOK FOR SHOTOVER JET

Queenstown’s Shotover Jet unveiled an innovative new look for its fleet ...

CATCH SOME BIG AIR IN ROTORUA

Does downhill ball rolling sound fun to you? If so, OGO Rotorua is the place for you. ...
Events

NAMASTE UNDER THE SEA

Stretch out in a yoga class surrounded by serene sea creatures at SEA LIFE Kelly Tarlton’s Aquarium, Auckland on Sunday 25 August

THE COFFEE CLUB’S SWEETEST FUNDRAISER OF THE YEAR IS HERE… SPCA CUPCAKE DAY 2019!

Head to The Coffee Club and grab yourself a cupcake between Monday 29 July & Monday 5 August 2019.

GENERAL COLLECTIVE LIFESTYLE & DESIGN MARKET

Sunday, 11 August 2019, 9am - 3pm ASB Showgrounds, Greenlane, Auckland

WINTER FESTIVAL BRINGS TAUPŌ TO LIFE!

Taupo Winter Festival 4-14th of July
Shopping

DRESS-SMART OUTLET SHOPPING

Dress-Smart Outlet Shopping has two locations across New Zealand, Auckland and Christchurch. ...

TAKE HOME A PRECIOUS PIECE OF GREENSTONE

From family-owned business Mountain Jade. ...

TASTE SOME OF NZ’S FINEST HONEY

Producers of pure and certified New Zealand Manuka Honey ...

CARATS DESIGN JEWELLERY

Exquisite original pieces of handcrafted jewellery. ...
Region: North Island

TAUPO SKYDIVING

Skydiving over Lake Taupō is quite simply awe-inspiring. ...

JET BOATING IN TAUPO

Race through stunning New Zealand scenery at dizzying speeds while bracing yourself for the 360 spins. ...

HOT SPRINGS, GEYSERS & GEOTHERMAL

Soak in it's warm healing geothermal waters or immerse yourself in steam clouds ...

FISHING CHARTERS & TOURS

Renowned as an angler's paradise ...
Region: South Island

EXPERIENCE STEWART ISLAND

Getting to Stewart Island ...

SOUTHLAND TOP 10 MUST DO'S

Southland captures the heart and soul of every person who visits ...

OTAGO PENINSULA

Experience the rare, natural wonders of the Otago Peninsula ...

NEW ZEALAND’S ONLY CASTLE

New Zealand’s only castle is an Otago 'must do' ...