AA Directions Autumn 2018

OK New Zealand, let's find a solution - find that person lost in the bush, connect a tiny rural school to the world, get rid of pests, help boys grow up positively, detonate landmines safely... Seems there's no problem too great or too small for the people we talked to for this issue. We also pack our bags and head to the South Island on a road trip, learn rich history in the central North Island and take to the clear waters of Niue for a spot of whale watching.

Niue TN

Dream land

Kathryn Webster finds magic on Niue.

Top Spot TN

Boh Runga's Top Spot

Musician and jewellery designer, Boh Runga, enjoys visiting an isolated gem in Auckland’s Hauraki Gulf.

Durville TN

Sea, sky & scenery

Kathryn Webster spends five special days on d’Urville Island.

News bites

New technologies are being used on highways as a cool and futuristic way to manage growing cities and changing environments
Read more - The road ahead
Hawaii’s O’ahu is home to creamy shorelines, turquoise waters, tropical rainforests, volcanoes and more
Read more - Aloha state of mind
An AA Research Foundation study challenges common misconceptions about the causes of road accidents
Read more - What happened?
Tracing the Central North Island's Forgotten World Highway engenders an appreciation of hard-working pioneers
Read more - But not forgotten

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