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  • Wrap up – It’s Wintertime!
    Travel19... Actually I love to travel in Winter as it is the season of freshness, cheers and pleasant environment everywhere. I enjoyed the winter tour in New Ze

  • Forsyth Barr Stadium Ready for Rugby World Cup
    Adventurefuse... We are also excited about the rugby world cup and we are facilitating a link between those of us who are attending the Rugby World Cup and would like

  • Early Bird Ski Pass Sale Extended
    chaseone... That's good news that they have extended the early bird Season Pass sale, as I can imagine a lot of people, that would normally have been on the ball

  • New hot pools for Franz Josef Village on the West Coast
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  • Sweet Escape in Arrowtown
    Michelle Berridge – Editor... There are no flights directly into Arrowtown - you'll need to fly into Queenstown (which is, by the way, a magnificent place to fly into with its lake

Sir Elton John in Dunedin Posted by: Jeff the Kiwi – Advisor - 07 March 2011

The wait is over. After 20 years Sir Elton John is finally back in the South Island! On 25 November he will play in the brand-new Forsyth Barr Stadium Dunedin;

Filed under: Elton John, Event

Only Days till Auckland Cup Week Posted by: Jeff the Kiwi – Advisor - 03 March 2011

It’s Auckland’s biggest party and it’s just days away. Auckland Cup Week 2011, New Zealand’s largest horse racing carnival, features 30 horse races, more than NZ$4 million worth of prizes,

Filed under: Event, Horse Racing

Join in the Auckland Arts Festival! Posted by: Jeff the Kiwi – Advisor - 02 March 2011

Do you love live music? Did you always want to see a Vietnamese water puppet show? Are you a fan of the visual arts? At this year’s Auckland Arts Festival

Filed under: Art Festival, Event

It’s all on – Rotorua Festival of Arts 2011 Posted by: Jeff the Kiwi – Advisor - 28 February 2011

The Te Ihi Te Wehi – Spellbound Rotorua Festival of Arts 2011 is in full swing, and with 19 days of musical, visual and performance arts there is something for

Filed under: Arts Festival, Event

Supercars in Queenstown for Auto Extravaganza 2011 Posted by: Jeff the Kiwi – Advisor - 18 February 2011

Calling all car enthusiasts! From Friday 25 February till Sunday 27 February there’s no better place to be than Queenstown. New Zealand’s adventure capital will stage the biennial Auto Extravaganza,

Filed under: Cars, Event

Explore the Kapiti Arts Trail! Posted by: Jeff the Kiwi – Advisor - 20 October 2010

If you love browsing quirky craft studios and looking artists over the shoulder, you should mark the Kapiti Arts Trail in your diary! On Saturday 6 November and Sunday 7

Filed under: Art Trail, Event

Usher Concert in New Zealand! Posted by: Jeff the Kiwi – Advisor - 11 October 2010

Metallica, U2, and now Usher. New Zealand’s stadiums and concert halls are attracting the biggest names in music! It has just been confirmed that Usher will head to New Zealand

Filed under: Event, Usher Concert

A Day on the Green with Crowded House Posted by: Jeff the Kiwi – Advisor - 22 September 2010

Spring has hardly set in and we’re already looking forward to summer. Why? Well, it was just announced that Kiwi superstars Crowded House will headline the A Day on the

Filed under: Event, Winery Concert

Top Aussie Jazz Acts at Queenstown JazzFest Posted by: Jeff the Kiwi – Advisor - 16 September 2010

The countdown is on for the 32nd ASB Queenstown JazzFest, to be held from 21 October till 25 October, and the line-up proves to get more and more impressive.

Filed under: Event, Jazz Festival

BASE Triple Comp Snow Competitions Posted by: Jeff the Kiwi – Advisor - 03 September 2010

Spring is here which means that it’s spring skiing season in New Zealand! If you’re looking to attend a great snow event, why not come along to the BASE Triple

Filed under: BASE Triple Comp, Event


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