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April 28, 2017

Climbing Franz Josef Glacier 90 years ago – never-before-seen photos

We love seeing photos of you on the Franz Josef Glacier! Especially when they go back as far as 1927…
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April 13, 2017

Greymouth – Guide for Backpackers

The Wild West Coast’s central hub is Greymouth – a must-stop on any road trip down the West Coast of the South Island. Entering Greymouth can be an experience in itself, especially when taking the TranzAlpine train – one of the world’s most scenic train journeys – or arriving along the Great Coast Road. Once you’re here, no doubt you’ll be looking for some epic stuff to do in Greymouth!
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April 12, 2017

Westport – Guide for Backpackers

Westport is very often backpackers’ entry or exit into the West Coast and what an entrance it is! You immediately get a taste for the thrills of the West Coast, from the wild surf waves to the mining history creating some fascinating and adventurous hikes and bike trails.
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April 5, 2017

RTOs showcase products at inbound trade event

From new eco-tours to proposed ziplines, inbound tour operators heard the latest product offerings from around the country at the Regional Tourism Organisations NZ’s (RTONZ) Inbound Trade Event.
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April 4, 2017

10 Epic Places in New Zealand Even Locals Don’t Know About

So many off-the-beaten track New Zealand destinations, so little time. It’s no wonder that many hidden wonders go unnoticed by the locals. From remote lakes to secluded sanctuaries, we’re going to be taking you on an adventure of lesser-known horizons. Here are 10 epic getaways that even your average New Zealander might not have heard about.
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March 23, 2017

Mountain Biking in Reefton

‘WHEELIE’ AWESOME RIDES IN REEFTON!
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March 23, 2017

Tourists flock to West Coast

Tourist numbers on the West Coast exploded last month, including a new record at Franz Josef Glacier despite the six-week rail closure that resulted in 17,000 cancellations on the Tranz Alpine train.
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March 22, 2017

Wanted: Proof of life for South Island kōkako

The call has gone out and a $5000 reward offered for proof the South Island kōkako, once thought to be extinct, is still alive.
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March 20, 2017

15 things all Kiwis should do in New Zealand

New Zealand is such an incredible country with countless unique experiences to be had.
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March 14, 2017

New Zealand: Touring the South Island's West Coast in a campervan

Tony Reid finds campervan-touring a family-friendly experience.
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