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The Catlins & Clutha

NZ Info - Destinations - South Island - Travel Guides

To the east of Invercargill on the southeastern coast of the lower South Island you can find the spellbinding ...

 

Top 20 things to do in Queenstown this winter

Travel Guides - See & Do - South Island - Destinations - NZ Info

Queenstown is one of New Zealand’s most popular destinations for a reason – this stunningly scenic South Island town is overflowing with ...

 

Top 5 free kid-friendly things to do in Wellington

Destinations - NZ Info - North Island - See & Do - Travel Guides

New Zealand’s capital has got it going on – you’ll never be short of cool things to do in Wellington, whether it’s soaking up the culture, ...

 

Best free things to do with the kids in Auckland

Destinations - NZ Info - North Island - See & Do - Travel Guides

Looking for some kid-friendly activities around Auckland? There are plenty of things to explore in New Zealand’s largest city, and we’ve rounded ...

 

Top 5 free kid-friendly activities in Dunedin

Destinations - NZ Info - South Island - See & Do - Travel Guides

If you’ve got a pack to entertain, you’ve come to the right place. Dunedin, the ‘Edinburgh of the south’ is bursting with interesting and unique ...

 

Skiing and snowboarding in New Zealand

Travel Guides - See & Do

Looking for the inside scoop/latest slope action on New Zealand ski fields? What’s Hot New Zealand has your ultimate guide to snowsports in New ...

 

Skiing by region

Travel Guides - See & Do

With over 20 ski areas across the North and South Islands, local skiers and snowboarders are spoilt for choice. A small population ensures ...

 

Planning your ski holiday

Travel Guides - See & Do

A New Zealand ski holiday makes for a wonderful winter escape. You can plan it yourself, or outsource the heavy lifting to a tour ...

 

Ski & Snowboard New Zealand – Fast Facts

Travel Guides - See & Do

Which New Zealand ski area should you choose? Where do you get accurate weather information? How much will it cost? It’s always handy to know ...

 

National itinerary

Travel Guides

Want to see the whole country? You’ll need at least two weeks to get the best picture of both North and South Islands, and four is even better! ...

 

New Zealand must-dos for a quick trip

Travel Guides - See & Do - NZ Info

Even if you’ve only got a short time to do a bit of backyard tourism, there’s always time to enjoy some of the best of what the country has to ...

 

North Island Itinerary

Travel Guides - North Island - Destinations

The South Pacific’s largest city, Auckland, is the arrival point for many to the North Island, a place of endless natural beauty and fascinating ...

 

New Zealand wine regions

Travel Guides - Food & Drink

New Zealand has 10 significant wine-growing regions. The largest are Marlborough, Hawkes Bay and Gisborne in Eastland, but Central Otago is ...

 

New Zealand's Great Walks

Travel Guides - See & Do

The best-known hiking trails are New Zealand’s Great Walks. Administered by the Department of Conservation, these popular trails are maintained ...

 

Special interest itineraries

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Whatever you’re into, New Zealand has something especially for you! Align your New Zealand trip with your own particular interests by planning ...

 

New Zealand ski fields – where to start

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New Zealand offers some of the world’s best skiing, with a huge number of fields ranging from the clubbies to the fully equipped commercial ...

 

Public transport

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If you would prefer not to drive, there are plenty of other options to choose from. Buses, trains and ferries offer convenient and economical ...

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