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In Reefton Township on August 1888, about 12 years after the discovery of gold in the area had bought about a population, wealth and technological boom, street lighting was switched on for the first time.
Surrounded by stunning natural beauty and with some of New Zealand’s best 19th century architecture, the district offers visitors a welcoming and friendly environment with a huge range of experiences to participate in and ENJOY.
As one of New Zealand’s Great Walks, the Rakiura track offers a 29 kilometre loop track abundant in native plant life and diverse scenery.
Suggested Time: 3 days
Investigate what’s great about each of the four regions in the Classic New Zealand Wine Trail. Food, wine, culture, adventure and sightseeing – every region has its own specialities.
Taupo is a vibrant community with a bustling café and restaurant scene, and varied nightlife. The boutique nature of the shopping area and ongoing calendar of events makes this a destination to suit all visitors.
There are just 14 national parks in New Zealand, and Nelson Tasman is blessed with three of them – all within 90 minutes of the city.
Meander along one of Stewart Island's many short walks, basking in the crisp fresh air and abundant native plant and bird life.
Suggested Time: 15 minutes - 7 hours
Dunedin is the main centre of, and the gateway to, the Otago region.
Central Otago’s hot, dry semi-continental climate provides an environment where wild flowers flourish along roadsides, river edges, and in valleys, hills and mountains.
Discover the beauty of a world lost in nature. Experience the West Coast’s unique flora and fauna, in its natural environment.