Nelson Lakes National Park: New Zealand’s Lakes District

Nelson Lakes National Park lies at the head of the Southern Alps and features majestic mountain ranges and the breathtaking...

Tongariro Northern Circuit: alpine heartland

The Tongariro Northern Circuit explores the volcanic heart of Tongariro National Park, a landscape of stark glacial contrasts and alpine...

Our marine reserves: treasures under the sea

Once upon a time (before 1975, that is) there were no marine reserves around the shores of Aotearoa New Zealand.

Southern Scenic Route: Queenstown to Dunedin

If you get as far south as Te Anau, it’d be rude not to keep going, don’t you reckon, and...

Arrowtown: golden history

The Australian plate hit the Pacific plate with a bloody great crunch, shoving a bunch of the earth’s crust upward...

Climbing: facing your fear

Fear. It can be irrational. Paralysing. Occasionally insightful.

Queenstown: aboard the TSS Earnslaw

Lake Wakatipu was once home to a number of steam-driven watercraft, in the days before road-building in the Lakes District...

The Forgotten World Highway

Here’s a word to the wise: if your fuel gauge is anywhere below halfway by the time you reach Stratford,...

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Tāne Mahuta Walk

Visit the famous Tāne Mahuta, Lord of the Forest, New Zealand's largest known living kauri tree, located in the Waipōua Forest.

Clutha: a land of giants

If you’re reading this you’re a certain kind of traveller: one who knows how the vagaries of unpredictable weather can...

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