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Boat Cruises

With over 15,000km of coastline to enjoy, New Zealand is naturally quite fond of boats… Boat cruises are a great way to explore NZ's rivers, lakes, beaches and fjords, offering a different perspective on both our landscape and wildlife.

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North IslandCoromandel

North IslandWellington Region

Matiu/Somes Island

Wellington Harbour

Matiu/Somes Island

Wellington Harbour

8 km return | 2-3 hours return

South IslandMarlborough

Conservation Campsite Pass

Save up to 70% on campsite fees! Support conservation and experience the natural beauty of NZ. 74 Department of Conservation campsites, one convenient pass.

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South IslandMarlborough

Our main cruising Catamaran

Voted #1 for seven years running by you, the traveller

North IslandNorthland

South IslandNelson Region

Top Ranked NZ Deals Pass

Access savings worth hundreds of $$ on Top Ranked NZ Accommodation and Activities for just $1 per day.

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North IslandWellington Region

South IslandCanterbury

The R.Tucker Thompson under full sail

A chance to go sailing on a working tall ship in one of the most beautiful parts of New Zealand, the Bay of Islands. Better still, with profits made from tourism going to support youth development, your day out is going to a good cause!

South IslandFiordland

Fiordland Cruises

Doubtful Sound Overnight Cruise

Fiordland Cruises

Doubtful Sound Overnight Cruise

Avoid Camping Fines!

The only camping map where each location is approved by every regional council in NZ. So if it shows on the map, you’re allowed to stay.

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South IslandWest Coast

South IslandCanterbury

View Hector's dolphins

Join tourism award winners - Black Cat Cruises on a 2 hour Akaroa Harbour Nature Cruise, we are the largest most experienced cruise company in Akaroa.

South IslandFiordland

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Camping NZ App

Every camping site on your iPhone™, iPad™ or Android™ phone or tablet. Avoid camping penalties using this council approved app. Featuring offline maps.

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North IslandNorthland

South IslandMarlborough

South IslandCanterbury

South IslandFiordland

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maggie Webster

United Kingdom

Do lots of research before you come. Take advice from those who know. Be prepared to ask questions and ask for help. N. Zealanders are very helpful and friendly. Need lots of bugspray. Sandflies are evil, especially when chilling out on beaches on the West Coast such as Gillespies Beach

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South IslandFiordland

North IslandCoromandel

South IslandWanaka Region

South IslandMarlborough