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Recommended Dunedin Itineraries

Visitors to the city of Dunedin will be pleasantly surprised by this metropolitan city in the South Island of New Zealand which perfectly balances an appreciation of history and heritage with a

7 Things You Didn’t Know About – Dunedin, NZ

Dunedin is one New Zealand city that you should not leave off your itinerary when you visit the South Island. The region is rich in culture, history, beautiful landscapes and unique wildlife

Review: Kawarau Canyon Half-Day Tour

My Husband and I decided on a destination wedding in Wanaka in 2017 and were lucky enough to have over 80 of our closest Australian friends and family along for the ride.

Review: Dart River Funyak Canoe & Jet Boat Safari

Experience Oz + NZ staffer Michelle had the chance to take part in an epic Dart River Funyak Adventure & Jet Boat Safari in Queenstion – read here review here.

Review: Ziptrek Ecotours, Queenstown

Queenstown’s Ziptrek Ecotours provide visitors with more than your typical zipline adventure. This scenic zip line experience includes six exhilarating ziplines, with the final ride descending 30 storeys at speeds of up

Review: Tekapo Springs, New Zealand

Tekapo Springs is located right on the edge of Lake Tekapo which happens to be one of the most beautiful lakes in the world. The Springs are built in three tiers, ensuring

Review: Shotover Canyon Fox, Queenstown

Queenstown is famous for its stunning scenery and extreme experiences and the Shotover Canyon Fox ticks all the boxes of a Queenstown classic. Featuring a 240-metre zip line ride across the beautiful

Upcoming Event: Akaroa Frenchfest 2017

If you’re interested in all things French, from food to entertainment, then the Akaroa Frenchfest is the place for you! Located in the South Island, near Christchurch, Akaroa is a region teeming

Willowbank Wildlife Reserve Review

There’s something special about interacting with animals you’d otherwise never see in your daily life. Patting fallow deer on the nose, stroking a bunny’s ears, scratching a Llama’s head, feeding wallabies or