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20 MUST TRY FOODS IN NEW ZEALAND

Embrace Kiwiana with this list of 20 totally New Zealand foods!

SAVOUR THE TRANQUILITY OF THE MILFORD SOUND

Start your day in one of the most extraordinary places on earth!

UNPARALLELED VIEWS AND THE FINEST FLAVOURS

Board the newly renovated catamaran, ‘The Spirit of Queenstown’ for an unforgettable dining experience

ANTARCTICA VR EXPERIENCE AT THE AUCKLAND MUSEUM

Antarctica as you’ve never seen it before!

BOOKING ACCOMMODATION IN NZ

Looking to book accommodation in New Zealand? Check out the list of options here.

SLEEP LIKE A HOBBIT AT UNDERHILL

Escape the modern world with a fairytale stay in Underhill Valley.

THE BEST FISH & CHIPS THROUGHOUT NZ

Grab yourself a Kiwi feast this summer at these fish & chip shops
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UNPARALLELED VIEWS AND THE FINEST FLAVOURS

Board the newly renovated catamaran, ‘The Spirit of Queenstown’ for an unforgettable dining experience

TRANSPORT WORLD OPENS GEORGE BEGG EXHIBIT

Classic Motorcycle Mecca is bringing the story of homegrown hero George Begg

A DISTINCTIVE AND DIVERSE COLLECTION OF WARRIORS

A truly unique experience, the Warrior Museum in Dunedin pays tribute to the world’s diverse cultures
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20 MUST TRY FOODS IN NEW ZEALAND

Embrace Kiwiana with this list of 20 totally New Zealand foods!

BOOKING ACCOMMODATION IN NZ

Looking to book accommodation in New Zealand? Check out the list of options here.

THE BEST FISH & CHIPS THROUGHOUT NZ

Grab yourself a Kiwi feast this summer at these fish & chip shops

WORLD FAMOUS IN NZ

Its sweet as!
Entertainment

GLOBAL SPLENDOUR IN THE CAPITAL

The New Zealand Festival of the Arts will fill the capital city with exciting performance, inspiration and conversation. ...

STORIES & SAILS

Get ready for the Tāmaki Herenga Waka Festival, returning to Auckland this January ...

DON’T MISS THESE SUMMER EVENTS!

Your guide to the top events this summer! ...

CELEBRATE CHRISTMAS LIKE A KIWI

Our top 7 ways to celebrate Christmas like a kiwi ...
Transport

TRANSPORT WORLD

What began as a private collection in entrepreneur Bill Richardson’s back sheds has been transformed ...

10 BEST HELICOPTER RIDES

Our Top 10 picks for you ...

MILFORD SOUND CRUISES

Our top 3 picks just for you! ...

CAMPERVAN DO'S & DON'TS

With the freedom to go anywhere and everywhere at your own pace, you can’t beat a campervan for exploring New Zealand. ...
Food & Drink

NZ'S MOST AUTHENTIC SPEAKEASY

Classics with a twist.... ...

A MOUTH-WATERING DAY OUT IN CHRISTCHURCH

Celebrating all things delicious, the South Island’s Wine and Food Festival showcases our nation’s best. ...

WILD ESTATE ON WAIHEKE

Wild on Waiheke has undergone a moody transformation, growing up into Wild Estate. ...

CANYON BREWING MAKES ITS MARK IN THE BEER AWARDS

New Zealand’s most scenic brewery made its mark with a haul of medals in the NZ's most prestigious awards ...
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MERICIA WAQANIMARAVU

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ELIZABETH BURRETT

from SkyCity Auckland

PAUL NORRIS

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Conservation

OTOROHANGA KIWI HOUSE & NATIVE BIRD HOUSE

Conserving kiwi and other unique NZ natives since 1971! ...

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 ...

DISCOVER WAITOMO BAN ON SINGLE USE PLASTIC BY 2021

A top North Island tourist hot spot has committed to banning single-use plastic by 2021. ...

TOURIST BUSINESSES FUND WHALE AND DOLPHIN RESEARCH

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

GET HIGH IN AUCKLAND

New Zealand’s tallest building ...

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. ...

CLIFFHANGER - EXTREME SWING ACROSS THE WAIKATO

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

ANTARCTICA VR EXPERIENCE AT THE AUCKLAND MUSEUM

Antarctica as you’ve never seen it before!

THE BIGGEST MARKET OF THE YEAR

Peruse over 250 stalls at the Thieves' Alley Market Day. This annual event attracts thousands to Dunedin’s centre, hunting for treasures, creative works, gifts and yummy treats. Support local

GLOBAL SPLENDOUR IN THE CAPITAL

The New Zealand Festival of the Arts will fill the capital city with exciting performance, inspiration and conversation.

SUPERSTOCK SUPER FUN AT THE SPEEDWAY

100 of New Zealand’s best Superstock racers will be battling it out
Shopping

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 ...

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 ...
Region: North Island

14 LORD OF THE RINGS LOCATIONS TO DISCOVER

Discover New Zealand from north to south and see the beautiful film locations of Lord of the Rings. ...

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 ...
Region: South Island

14 LORD OF THE RINGS LOCATIONS TO DISCOVER

Discover New Zealand from north to south and see the beautiful film locations of Lord of the Rings. ...

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 ...