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New series of 'Coast New Zealand' being filmed in the South Island

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10 West Coast Valentine's Day Treats

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West Coast Wonders: Planning Your Trip and Staying Safe

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A sunset that just keeps giving and you get to this point of pink in the sky! Photo credit: @rooftopantics #westcoastnz
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Feb. 15, 2017

New series of 'Coast New Zealand' being filmed in the South Island

The popular BBC-TVNZ show Coast is being filmed on the South Island's West Coast, featuring everything from river crossings to mining.
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Feb. 10, 2017

10 West Coast Valentine's Day Treats

The spectacular West Coast is the perfect location to create some unforgettable memories with your beloved this Valentine’s Day, so here are 10 of our top treats for couples to enjoy.
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Feb. 7, 2017

West Coast Wonders: Planning Your Trip and Staying Safe

The West Coast area of New Zealand is one of the most remote and sparsely populated areas of the country – the stunning scenery and challenging terrain are a draw for many outdoor enthusiasts. But it also experiences some of New Zealand's most extreme weather, and the isolated nature of the region means you need to be prepared if you're venturing out of the car. Go armed with some basic survival skills, and thoroughly prepare your route and supplies beforehand to ensure a safe and enjoyable trip.
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Jan. 10, 2017

West Coast sets sights on tourism boom

It is fast becoming a tourist mecca too - and the region's economic development manager, Kevin Stratful, wants the industry to become the lifeblood of the Coast's economy.
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Jan. 10, 2017

Franz Josef Glacier heliport among busiest in NZ

The Westland District Council has more than doubled the capacity of the Franz Josef Glacier heliport in the past seven years, making it among the busiest in the country with up to one helicopter movement every minute at the peak of season.
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Jan. 10, 2017

On the Road

This post was inspired by roads. Roads we take. Roads we choose. Roads we travel through. Alone or with someone. With or without a destination. By foot, by car. By heart. And of course, inspired by the beautiful, mystical, magical landscape of the West Coast of the South Island, New Zealand...
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